Senior Web Developer :: 12/2007 – Present
AARP (via InScope Solutions) :: Washington, DC (Reston, VA)
Web Designer & Front-End Developer :: 9/2004 – 12/2007
FOLIOfn, Inc :: Vienna, VA
Led the design of marketing sites and web-based financial software, focusing on user experience and information design for an online brokerage platform. Updated the web site with modern, standardized XHTML and CSS practices. Spent 2 years with the software development team, implementing designs on a JSP front-end with Java based back-end. Spent one year with the marketing department designing, developing, and project managing web sites, and developing new front-end applications. Used agile project planning and delivery methodologies
Freelance Web Design :: 10/2003 – 9/2004
Various short-term print and web graphic design work and development.
Web Designer :: 10/2000 – 10/2003
Phillips Investment Resources, LLC :: Potomac, MD
Trained under the previous web art director for a year, then became the design lead for the company and its twelve publications. Designed e-mails, online reports, banner ads, popups, and e-commerce pages. Served as design and production lead for new web service launches focusing mainly on usability and branding. Created a production workflow with marketing, trafficking, broadcasting, and engineering teams. Worked with multiple teams to solve issues in e-mail broadcasting, graphic management, and implementing a new e-commerce vendor.
Web Designer &
Internet Consultant :: 6/2000 – 10/2000
USA International Training :: Greenbelt, MD
Redesigned the web sites, providing a professional and up-to-date interface while allowing cross-platform viewing for non-English speaking customers. Created a web site & Acrobat document for the company training handbook. Consulting for better online-friendly services.
Freelance Graphic Design :: 1/2000 – 6/2000
Various short-term print and web graphic design work.
Multimedia Designer &
Technical Support :: 6/1999 – 11/1999
TC Media, Inc. A Multimedia Company :: Fremont, CA
Provided text and graphics for the web sales site. Trained coworkers in video editing. Filmed medical seminars. Magazine layout, writing, graphic design, video editing, and equipment maintenance.