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Experience: 12 Years
Location: Washington, DC
I started coding full-time in 2004 and currently serve as a web developer and director for digital products, advising clients on Drupal development, functional specifications, database architecture, wire-framing, reporting, and online community-building. My unique skill is translating specific business needs into articulated, elegant, working solutions. For your work, I help expedite the completion of complex processes by breaking down large tasks into specific, achievable goals within a measurable roadmap. I am passionate about women's leadership, sustainability, social justice, diversity, entrepreneurship, education, and technology. My current focus is to build community, foster connectedness, and use my technology skills to create a better world.
I am particularly interested in your website project if you focus on one or more of the following:
* environmental sustainability and green business
* women, children, and families
* music, film, and the arts
* civic and political involvement
* entrepreneurship education for women
January - April 2016: Database architect and engineering lead for redesign of GistNetwork.org, a US Department of State-funded entrepreneurship challenge for international participants ($310k Drupal 7)January 2015 - January 2016: Delivered a Drupal 7 redesign for [you must be logged in to see this link], which reaches 90,000 monthly users in the field of global social enterprise and has allocated Corporate Social Responsibility monies to innovators worldwide using the “competition” model (disbursed $60mm in funds Drupal 7)2004-2014: Principal producer, delivered 240+ websites over 10+ years of working with public agencies, membership groups, and businesses to move their web properties online (Drupal 6 and 7)
2012: As a founder, I built and sold a blog for success-oriented women (Drupal 6)
2010: As a co-founder, I launched an e-commerce store for home & fashion accessories (Drupal 6)
Education / QualificationsB.S. Cornell University 1994
AwardsVloggie Award, 2006, Best Video Log for Freshtopia.netBronze Communication Excellence Award for Outstanding Achievements in Website Redesign, Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA), 2010, for Castro Valley Sanitary District