User experience designer and full-stack web developer with deep experience in dynamic web application design and development (JS/Node and LAMP stacks).
Member of engineering team developing and maintaining high volume e-commerce marketplace site for microlending. Helped evolve site from desktop-only LAMP architecture to responsive design with client-side Backbone/Marionette SPA accessing HATEOS (Siren) API endpoints. Also participated in UI/UX design, product planning and user research.
Maintained and enhanced e-commerce AJAX website and back end systems for SmartRoam.net (now Chattimeapp.com), a Singapore telecom company offering VOIP-based local phone numbers in 57 countries that redirect to any other number of a customer's choice. Development in PHP5 with CodeIgniter framework and MySQL.
Sole technical co-founder of startup developing a “counseling and relationship-strengthening” website for couples. (Concept: “Match.com helps you get together; The2ofYou.com helps you stay together.”) Led site design, development and testing, managed infrastructure, managed offshore contract developers. Site was heavily AJAX, using Railo, Prototype/Scriptaculous, MySQL. Also, together with three other cofounders, collaborated in all the myriad activities involved in launching a startup.
Led numerous projects to define, choose, adopt, design and implement technology solutions for this network of nonprofit organizations (including Tides Foundation, Tides Center, Tides Shared Spaces, and others) to support its mission of"actively promoting change toward a healthy and just society." Acted as CTO for development and launch of eGrants internet donation-processing system (now merged into NetworkForGood.org). Also developed other e-commerce sites. Led design and development of extranets for Tides Foundation donors and Tides Center projects, including online reports derived from financial systems-of-record.
Masters level program for working professionals - Certificate
Bachelor of Arts (cum laude)