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Medical Writer

Camarillo, CA
April 19, 2020

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Miami University - Oxford, Ohio 1996-2000

Bachelors in Interdisciplinary Studies with a focus in Biotechnology

Graduated May, 2000

College of DuPage 1999 – 2001

CS related courses

University of Arizona 2007

CS related courses

Technical Skillset

Audio-visual and Web related; Wordpress development and maintenance, UI/UX development, Adobe Photoshop (extensive), Adobe Illustrator, Vegas Video, (for video editing, advanced), 3DS Max 3.0-5.0, Maya 6.0, Flash animation and advanced action scripting 1.0, 2.0, 3.0, HTML, XML \ Web Design, Sass/SCSS, Gulp, Wavelab, DreamWeaver, Unity3D (for creating 3D computer games for Desktop, iPhone and Android, advanced), SEO, Magento, Node.js (Intermediate)

Database related; MS Access with VBScripting (extensive, 2001-2003), MS SQL(Extensive 2001- 2003), MySQL (Intermediate), MongoDB(Intermediate)

Programming / Scripting related; React, Redux, PHP, .NET/C#, VBScripting, Actionscript1.0, 2.0, 3.0, Javascript (advanced), JSON, RESTful interfaces, Unity3D scripting (ECMA standards based), Design Patterns; MVC / Observer, Android and iPhone development via Unity3D, Git and Subversion version control systems, Wordpress, Joomla, Teamsite, Moodle and proprietary CMSes, Wiki Editing, XML authoring

Office related; MS Office (Word, Access, Powerpoint, Excel)

E-Learning related; Captivate and Trainersoft (For SCORM compliant e-learning), Moodle Administration, Visio, Articulate Presenter, Confluence

E-mail Blast Related: Listrak

Other; Windows troubleshooting hardware and software issues, Mac use, Linux use

Professional Experience

Freelance: Wise Designs - Freelance UI/UX Developer and Designer - Various Locations

2000 – 2020 (Please see below for long term contracts)

Key Clients:, Total Training Solutions (80% of work 2001-2003 ), Illusion Factory, Management One, Muninetguide, Yingwen Teach, Image Factory, USC, Readz, Red Schoolhouse, Zag

•React, Redux, Vue, Backbone frameworks

•Wordpress development (3 year) and maintenance (+10 years)

•Adaptive and Responsive design for 2013) using HTML5, CSS, jQuery, Bootstrap and a RESTful interface via Backbone(basic)

•Teaching, Moodle LMS Implementation, Articulate Presenter and Storyline and technical training

•Conversion of Design Documents to interactive learning materials using HTML, CSS and client side scripting (Javascript and Flash + Actionscript and Animation )

•Attached Flash module to SCORM compliant backend via pipwerks SCORM library

•Database Design (MS SQL, VBScript, SQL Server – basic)

•Writing and editing.

•Online Journalism – Writing for Muninetguide (

•Editing for Management One website ( and Wordpress blog, +10 years of work

•Design and Implementation, Digital Photography, Presentation Design, Illustration, UI/UX design

•Illusion Factory. Developed Augmented Reality for iOS and Android

Senior Web Developer- ADA related: Collabera for Walmart

Sunnyvale, CA

May 2019 - June 2019

•Fix ADA related issues on the site using React, Redux, Git, NPM and NVM

Web Developer: Saksoft for TransUnion

San Luis Obispo, CA

August 2018 - December 2018

•Maintain website using Teamsite, Gulp, XML/XSL, Javascript/jQuery, SVN and SCSS, XML/XSLT and Mustache Templates

Web Developer: Apollo Staffing for HRL

Malibu, CA

August 2017 - February 2018

•Develop UI/UX and assist with the design of the front end for a type site. (Human-Computer forecasting) using HTML, CSS, PHP, Javascript, jQuery, Vue, Backbone, Isotope and Highcharts, among other libraries

Unity3D UI/UX Development: Augmented Expeditions


April-May 2017

•Develop a prototype UI in Unity3D using Mechanim, Photoshop and (C#/.NET) for a startup seeking initial subscribers

Unity3D UI/UX Developer: K-Force for Fujitsu

Torrance, CA

Jan 2017 - April 2017

•Duties: UI Development in Unity3D using (Unity C#/.NET), Photoshop and Visual Studio

eLearning Portal Maintenance and UI/UX Development: Collabera for IBM


September 16th, 2016 - December 16th 2016

•Maintain and develop site via custom coding (HTML, CSS, Photoshop, Illustrator, Javascript and jQuery) as well as plugin research and maintenance.

Contract Web Maintenance and E-mail blast: Peopleware for K-Swiss

Westlake Village, CA

Oct 14th 2015 – Jan 29th 2016

•Sent E-mails using Listrak to custom segmented lists. Edited in Photoshop and sliced in HTML


•Web maintenance in Magento and Wordpress

Contract Front End UI/UX Developer: Aquent/Vitamin T for Globe One

Santa Monica, CA

March 6th 2015 – Sept31st 2015

•Work with Wordpress, include creating and modifying templates using PHP, installing plugins, and general troubleshooting. Work with Google Tag manager, HTML5, CSS3, Highmaps, Javascript, jQuery and D3 (for vector graphic manipulation)


Contract Front End Developer: Tek Systems for Crown Media (Hallmark)

Studio City, CA

Oct 29th 2014 – Dec 10th 2014

•Write HTML5, CSS (media queries), jQuery and Javascript

•Convert a site with a C# MVC backend to an adaptive design

Contract Front End UI/UX Developer: Idexcel for Cognizant for Disney

Burbank, CA

March 19th 2014 – August 15th 2014

•Write HTML5, CSS, jQuery, Backbone, AJAX, JSON Data Objects and Javascript using a RESTful interface.

•Modify ElasticSearch Queries

•Make UI updates, according to comps and provide feedback on comps

Contract Front End Developer: Red Schoolhouse Software

Glendale, CA

November, 2013 – January, 2014

•Write HTML5, CSS, jQuery, AJAX, JSON Data Objects and Javascript using a RESTful interface.

•Write Object Oriented PHP

•Implement visual standards, as per the style guide

•Update Redschoolhouse's web software with modal confirmation windows, multiple delete functions, javascript table filters.

Senior User Interface Developer: Equator

Los Angeles, CA

July, 2012 – November 30th, 2012

•Write HTML5, CSS and jQuery using a RESTful interface in PHP

•Use sprite sheets to display graphics

•Implement QC standards

Augmented Reality UI/UX and Unity Developer for Android: Illusion Factory

Hollywood, CA

July, 2011 – May 2012

•Develop an Android application which projected 3D images on top of a live video rendering such that the virtual objects appeared to have a consistent latitude, longitude and altitude in real space.

•Front end web development.

•Produced Augmented Reality application (video overlayed on a target) for iOS using Unity 3D

•UI/UX design

User Interface UI/UX Developer: Broadridge Financial

Glendale, California

February, 2011 – July 2011

•User interface design and front end development using YUI Library and jQuery. Used Captivate for production of internal training.

•UI/UX design for training modules

Web and Print Developer: Meissner Filtration Products, Inc.

Camarillo, California

May, 2010 – August, 2010

•Maintain all aspects of using VBScript and Javascript.

•Update rotating banners which employed Javascript libraries.

•Design graphics, brochures, banners, etc. for print and web.


Web Developer: ArtistTribe/MyMuse via Partners Consulting

Topanga, California

December 2009 – April 2010

•Format pages coded in Smarty template engine using Tableless CSS

•Flash + AS3

Alter pages coded in PHP, alter Smarty templates and build them into a front end

•Alter AJAX scripts

•Contributed to UI/UX design, within scope of comps

Web and Game Developer: MicroGames of America Entertainment (MGAE) via Crescent Solutions

Van Nuys, California

August 2008 – June 2009

•Provide and update Actionscript for games and players designed in Flash for

•XHTML compliant Web development using tableless CSS

•Write code for a Unity3D game. (Javascript-like syntax)

•Used Subversion CMS and Zend Framework

•Used MVC design pattern / Observer design pattern in code

Technical Writer: OCJ Group For Countrywide

Sherman Oaks, California

March 24th -June 13th 2008 (Contract not renewed due to merger with BOA)

•Create training materials by consulting with SMEs.

Web Developer: CTG for IBM

Tucson, AZ

June 2007 – November 2007

•Update pages Using HTML, javascript and a CMS using Dreamweaver, Flash + Actionscript, Teamsite CMS for

Technical developer: Aventa

Phoenix, Arizona

May 2006 – September 2006 as per availability of SMEs over summer

•Using HTML, XML, Javascript, Flash AS2 and animation and CSS to convert e-learning design docs into training.

•Serving as a resource to other teachers re: troubleshooting, audiovisual editing, FTP setup and use of

Asian characters, and other issues

E-Learning Specialist: PeopleSupport

Makati, Philippines

October 6th 2004 – July 27thth 2005 as per contract

•Selecting, installing, regulating and upgrading an LMS.

•Training trainers to create e-learning content in; HTML, CSS, Photoshop, Captivate, Flash + Actionscript

•Produced Articulate conversions of PowerPoint presentations as part of exploratory e-learning research

Foreign Expert (English Teacher): Nanjing Foreign Language School

Nanjing, China

September, 2003 - January, 2004

•Taught English to elementary level students at the prestigious NFLS

•Assisted teachers with grammar, presentations and course development

Assistant Manager of Youth Education: Morton Arboretum

Lisle, Illinois

Summer 1999-2000

•Facilitated summer youth educational programs

Computer Lab Tutor: Miami University

Oxford, Ohio

Academic years 1998-1999, 1999-2000

•Solved student computer problems and questions

•Served as Faculty Liason

•Headed instructional Adobe Photoshop seminar

•Successfully learned, presented and advocated the purchase for Macromedia Flash

University Extracurricular Activities

•Miami University Speech Team - 1996-97, 1997-98, 1998-99, 1999-2000

Team consistently placed in the top 10% nationally]

•Miami University Fencing Club - 1998-99

Honors and Awards

•Member of MU Speech Team national finalists (First place in divisio nation) - 1999

•National Merit finalist - 1996

•Who's Who in American High Schools - 1996

•ISAC State Scholar - 1996-97

•National Merit Commended Scholar - 1995

•Illinois Association of Teachers, English writing contest (statewide): Honorable Mention - 1994

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