California State University, Bakersfield — B.A. Communications, minor in Computer Science 2008
CEO, ten82studio.com; Dallas, TX — 12/2012-Present
Created a web development company to continue my passion for web development on the side. ten82studio.com
Created Stream It Engine platform for video upload and adaptive bitrate video playback. Stream It Engine
Project Manager, DCCCD; Dallas, TX — 12/2011-Present
Responsible for researching new technology and finding innovative wayst to incorporate new technology. Developed and designed media.dcccd.edu video streaming server with php interface to allow uploads as well as playlists. Designed and implemented a custom Joomla! site to house course content developed by DCCCD for distribution to other institutions. Managed a team of 5 web developers and projects ranging from simple websites to intrinsic web applications. Responsible for the creation and maintenance of web presences. Determined project scope and specifications of websites and applications; responsible for taking user requirements and specifications and determining layout, navigation, visual style, and flow. Hired, trained, and evaluated lower level staff. Served as a technical resource, documented work process, ensured quality assurance and standardization. Coordinated and collaborated to provide web interface to various databases; created, built, and maintained various databases that support various web site data submissions. Responsible for developing and maintaining the district’s Content Management System architecture and site taxonomy. Wrote documentation in defined standards; designed data and software diagrams before coding. Researched, tested, evaluated and worked with hardware and software for web development purposes. Performed systems administration and routine maintenance on website servers, including software.
Technology Assistant, KCSOS; Bakersfield, CA — 11/2006-12/2011
Designed and developed Collect, Connect, Coach (C3 -c3kern.org) web application for teacher observations. Developed documentation and trained faculty and staff on proper implementation and use of tool. Provided on-site assistance to employees, regarding software and hardware issues; installed, modified, and made minor repairs to microcomputer hardware and software systems, and referred major hardware problems to service technicians for correction; provided technical assistance and training to users; provided technical assistance through computer training center; provided trouble-shooting diagnostics within the program, and answered questions in person or via telephone and electronic messaging; programed for web interfaces and applications related to the systems management and other technical requirements using PHP and MySQL.