Qualifications:

-4.5 years relevant work experience in web design/development & content management

-8 years practical web design experience

-Bachelor's Degree of Fine Arts in Web Design & Interactive Media

-Extensive experience with HTML and CSS table-less design

-Experience with PHP, MySQL, JavaScript, jQuery, XML, and Ajax

-Well versed in Search Engine Optimization (SEO) & Usability techniques

-Experienced in graphic design

-Problem solver who loves challenges

-Experience balancing multiple projects under minimal supervision

-Collaborates extensively with team members to facilitate project success

-Has an understanding of object oriented programming

-Experience interacting with users (both domestic and international) to complete content updates

-Basic Macromedia Flash skills

Technical Skills:

-HTML

-CSS

-JavaScript

-PHP

-MySQL

-XML

-Ajax

-jQuery

-HTML5

-CSS3

-ActionScript 3.0

-WordPress

-Graphic Design

-Photography

-Videography

-Adobe Dreamweaver

-Adobe Photoshop

-Adobe Illustrator

-Adobe Flash

-Adobe Premiere

-Adobe Soundbooth

-Adobe After Effects

-Microsoft Word

-Microsoft PowerPoint

Relevant Work Experience:

UX Designer            Certain Affinity            September 2013 - December 2013

-Updated and maintained wireframes

-Created and maintained master UX flowcharts

-Proposed creative solutions to usabiliy problems

-Provided team member support


PHP Developer            Rooster Teeth Productions            February 2013 - July 2013

-Helped recode outdated site features

-Created new site features

-Supported current site features

-Provided team member support


Contract Web Designer            Kelly IT Resources            March 2010 - January 2013

-contracted by Baker Hughes Incorporated
-Continued to maintain content for the internal employee website
-Continued to apply taxonomic Meta data to content to improve SEO
-Continued to aid in large scale projects like page re-designs and content moves
-Continued to provide team member support

Web Design Intern            Baker Hughes Incorporated            June 2009 - December 2009

-Maintained content for the internal employee website

-Applied taxonomic Meta data to content to improve SEO

-Aided in large scale projects like page re-designs and content moves

-Provided team member support


Education:

The Art Institute of Houston

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Web Design & Interactive Media

Graduation: June 2012

GPA: 3.5/4.0

Recipient of the Web Design & Interactive Media Spring 2012 Quarterly Scholarship

Organizations:

National Technical Honor Society                        2009 - 2012

Atascocita High School Latin Club                        2006 - 2008

Webmaster

Humble High School Anime Club                          2005 - 2006

Webmaster

Graffiti Teen Magazine                                          2004 - 2005

Reporter, Writer, Photographer, Editor, & Designer