Resume

WEB DESIGN :: WEB DEVELOPMENT :: TECHNICAL WRITING



PROFILE
I am an experienced web professional with keen design, technical, and project management skills. My solid communication skills, creativity, strategic thinking, and desire to produce quality work make me a great
addition to any team.


SKILLS

Design Development Technical Writing
Website Design HTML/CSS Site Maps
Graphic Design Javascript Process Flows
Responsive Layout Wordpress Architectural Diagrams
Email Design Joomla User & SysAdmin Manuals
Statistical Analysis Creative Writing Quick Reference Cards
Slider Design Content Management/Curation Online Help
Banner Ad Design Tutorials


WORK EXPERIENCE
DESIGN

  • Conceptualized, developed and implemented responsive websites, emails, social posts, including graphics to increase brand visibility.
  • Current on the latest trends in technology, can identify opportunities, and develop strategies of implementation as well as manage and carry out the implementation process.
  • Experienced in adapting WordPress themes to the requirements of the project at hand.
  • Established website structures from design through launch; from database through interface.

DEVELOPMENT

  • Used marketing and technical strategies to develop, implement, launch and maintain 80+ websites, 150+ landing pages, 1,500+ emails, 20+ email templates, 1000s’ of graphics, and 100’s of banner ads over the last 8 years.
  • Led projects to migrate websites from one CMS platform to another, in point:
    • Joomla to WordPress (multiple sites)
    • Proprietary Association CMS developed on ColdFusion to another proprietary CMS developed in PHP and Bootstrap – 7000 pieces of collateral, catalogued and successfully migrated, tagged with meta words and keywords.
  • Devised content strategies for social media and email campaigns with dynamic content.
  • Video creation/editing, digital media and presentations

TECHNICAL WRITING

  • Worked with internal and external teams to obtain an in-depth understanding of the product and the documentation requirements; documenting the specifications, design, features, and operations of applications.
  • Produced clearly, concisely, and precisely while editing user manuals, help systems, and other technical documents.
  • Designed and formatted documents using document creation software such as Microsoft Word, Adobe FrameMaker, RoboHelp, and PowerPoint.
  • Interviewed developers and other technical resource personnel to ensure the accuracy of all information presented.
  • Created and maintained information architecture. Produced high-quality documentation that met applicable standards and was appropriate for its intended audience.
  • Wrote easy-to-understand user interface text, online help, and developer guides. Created tutorials to help end-users use a variety of applications.

EMPLOYMENT

Freelance Web Developer
Level3Designs 2016 – Present

Webmaster/Content Manager
PRSM Association 2013 – 2016

Web Designer/Developer/Hosting Provider
Level3Designs 2009 – 2013

CMS Trainer and Support Specialist
Plonka Interactive 2008 – 2009

Technical Writer
Software & SecurityFusion, Inc. 2002 – 2007

Technical Writer
MetaSolv Software 1996 – 2000

Technical Writer/Developer/Special Projects
Open Systems Group 1993 – 1995

ORGANIZATIONS & COMMUNITY PARTICIPATION

Tech Team/Camera Operator
Preston Trail Community Church 2005 – 2015

Web Developer/Social Media Manager
The Red Umbrella 2014 – Present

Search and Rescue Team Member
OurCalling 2013

Coat Collector/Counter

Web Design/ Development
Heart of Texas Therapy Dogs 2011

Child Care Volunteer
Preston Ridge Baptist Church 2001-2002