I'm a web developer and student living in Austin, TX. I'm currently coding for Hipsters & Hamptonites, NYC and studying Computer Science at The University of Texas at Austin. I am passionate about coding, learning new things, and meeting great people.
I'm always looking for new challenges, opportunities, and projects to work on.
I work closely with the core team to implement client designs and create modern, beautiful, and fast web applications. I primarily assist with frontend web development, also providing assistance with occasional backend Ruby On Rails tasks.
I developed and manage our websites in addition to helping provide direction for the organization.
Starting in the summer of 2014 I joined the core team as a full time employee of the organization.
As an intern I assisted with the maintenance, design, and development of the website along with internal district IT.
I joined the GSBC team to assist with the buildout and maintenance of their new website, built with Ruby on Rails. I work as a part of talented leadership team of remote members to manage not only the development of the website, but assist in the technical vision and direction of the organization.
Our local FWD.us team reached out and asked me to lead the 2.0 (Digital) portion of our local chapter. I help lead the team and coordinate Austinites at the intersection of technology and politics.
CodeDay is a 24 hour hackathon where high school and college students come together, learn programming, form teams, build projects, and present to industry professionals for prizes.
As an organizer for the first CodeDay , I was responsible reaching out to StudentRND and bringing CodeDay to Austin, finding judges, sponsors, and a venue, contacting food vendors, and marketing the event to students and educators. I also handled the logistics of the event and assisted with operations the day of.At the following CodeDays Case Sandberg organized the events and I assisted in the running of the events.
As a member of the Code Squad for FWD.us I helped with Rails projects in addition to front-end web development.
My team and I built dormmates. An app to allow you to find dormmates with a similar lifestyle and interests.
My team and I built SongStash. A mobile app that creates an entirely new musical experience.
My team and I built Azure Rocket. It is a chrome extension that allows a github user to push just about any node.js app to Microsoft Azure with one click. It was built as a Chrome Extension acting as a frontend to a node.js application. We were honored to recive a sponsor prize from Microsoft.