Resume

Professional Attributes

Technical Skills

Languages: Ruby, JavaScript, PHP, HTML5, CSS3; React (in progress)
Frameworks: Rails, ActiveRecord, Sinatra, Bootstrap, Materialize
SaaS: Git/Github, Heroku, Amazon Web Services(AWS)
Databases: SQLite, PostgreSQL
TDD/BDD: RSpec, MiniTest (novice)
Operating Systems/Administration: Linux (Ubuntu, GalliumOS, CentOS, Mint), Windows (Server 2008|2012,  XP|7|8|10), SQL Server 2008|2012, Active Directory
Other: Documentation, Project Management, Google-Fu, and a love of finding, researching, and squashing bugs

Experience

Austin GiveCamp – Project Team: The Seed 2016

Project Team: The Seed | theseedaustin.org

GiveCamp is a weekend-long event where technology professionals donate their time to provide solutions for non-profit organizations. Since its inception in 2007, the GiveCamp program has provided benefits to hundreds of charities, worth millions of dollars of developer and designer time in services!

eStrategy Solutions – Austin, TX 2016

Consultant

Analyzed policies with regard to customer service and efficiency, recommending policy changes and process improvements as needed while aligning projects with client goals and expectations.

Lowe’s Digital Challenge 2016

2nd Place Award

A Hackathon to develop a mobile application that helps Lowe’s customers love where they live by connecting Lowe’s digital channels with people, products, and services Lowe’s offers to deliver customers’ home improvement projects.

Austin Diversity hackathon 2016

Organizer

Women Who Code Austin’s inaugural hackathon was a resounding success. We attracted a good number of people, were able to provide prizes and food to our participants, reached communities traditionally underrepresented in tech and had women for the majority of participants. In addition, we made the local news, and most importantly? We received reports from the participants of being really happy to have participated.

mindSHIFT Technologies – Austin, TX 2014 – 2016

Onboarding Engineer

Successfully overhauled region onboarding process - saving money and satisfying customer needs. Accountable for training of new onboarding engineers and project managers.

Education

Flatiron School – New York, NY 2016 - 2017

Full Stack Web Development

hack reactor’s makerprep at makersquare – Austin, TX 2016

Javascript Programming

University of Southern Mississippi – Hattiesburg, MS 2005

BSBA, Marketing

Awards & Projects

Women Who Code Scholarship Winner 2016

Awarded a full scholarship to the Flatiron School Online Web Developer Program