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Experience

Michael Kilmer & Associates, Lake Stevens, WA

Web Development

January 1996 - Present

Functioned as Architect and developed multiple websites for organizations such as California State University at Long Beach, Chapman University, Grand Central Art Center, and the Hide & Seek Foundation. Worked with clients from initial designs, setting up hosting environment, picking a content management system (CMS), creating effective imagery, optimizing website for better search engine categorization (SEO), and successful on schedule site completion.

Allied Telesis, Bothell, WA

Front End Developer

July 2016 - January 2017

Contracted through AIM Consulting, to redevelop their Drupal 7 based website. Collaborated with a Designer to create a clean user experience driven custom theme, using HTML, JavaScript, CSS and PHP. Developed automated workflows using multiple GIT repositories, Gulp, and PostCSS to support work with a worldwide team of Developers.

Reliance Network, Bellevue, WA

Web Design Engineer

September 2011 - April 2016

Built and maintained various real estate websites for industry leaders such as RE/MAX, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices, and John L. Scott. Created user experience focused sites with JavaScript, Jquery, Cascading Style Sheet (CSS), HTML, ASP, and XSLT. Produced time saving workflows using NodeJs, Gulp, PostCSS, and SASS.

Red Hat Society, Fullerton, CA

Web Designer

May 2005 - July 2009

Used technologies such as JavaScript, Ajax, Lasso, ASP, ASP.net, and Google APIs to administer and maintain three high traffic websites (redhatsociety.com, redhatsocietystore.com, and qmb2.com). Developed mini-sites for specific marketing initiatives and annual conference events.

Generated weekly email campaigns that reached over 20,000 recipients by creating HTML based emails and optimized imagery. Which included maintaining an up to date database of active email addresses.

Flying Tiger Entertainment, La Habra, CA

Content Manager

November 2004 - May 2005

Cultivated relationships with Orange and Hutchinson Telecom to license and distribute apps. Lead a small team of Developers to develop apps using J2ME (Mobile Java) for GSM based phone carriers.

Flying Tiger Entertainment, La Habra, CA

Designer

August 2003 - May 2005

Architected a corporate website to promote the company’s current and upcoming catalog of apps to cellular carriers. Created printed promotional collateral to help market the app catalog.

Supported the app development team with user interface development and testing for Brew and J2ME (Mobile Java) apps. Created and deployed image assets for the apps.

Education

California State University-Fullerton, Fullerton, CA

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Illustration

2000 - 2003

Fullerton College, Fullerton, CA

Associates of Art

1994 - 2000