I live in Midlothian, Virginia with my beautiful wife Melissa and
my three children Katriel, Caden and Caleb. I currently work remotely as the Product UI Lead with a
fantastic group of designers and developers for a procurement solution company called
I specialize in HTML and consider myself as a
You've just been CSS kicked!. I work frequently with PHP, MySQL, and work with multiple open-source platforms such as Magento, Joomla, WordPress, Drupal, SugarCRM, and osCommerce. I'm proud to be the first Magento Certified Front End Developer in Virginia.
Some of the things I like to do in my spare time is play the Bass and guitar, throw a couple rounds down range at the local shooting range and spend time with my family. I enjoy playing video games, getting tattoos and cooking. I'm what you might call a renaissance man. I've done a little bit of everything from serving in the Marine Corps and working as a local police officer to graduating culinary school and being a chef.
2011-2012Bachelor's Degree, Information Technology, 4.0 GPA
J. Sargeant Reynolds Community College
2014-PresentProduct UI Lead
2012-2014Sr. Web Programmer / Analyst
2011-2012Information Technology Specialist / Web Developer / SharePoint Administrator
Freelance Web Developer
Magento Front End Development
Joomla Theme Development
WordPress Theme Development
Video Game Development
I was brought on as a Senior UI Developer to assist BuyerQuest with their development team. BuyerQuest develops an easy to use, friendly user experiencing, procurement software that is revolutionizing the procurement industry. Some of the clients I've worked with through BuyerQuest are McDonald's, Stanford University, Knowledge Universe, and more. I now work as the Product UI Lead and I'm responsible for the UI development of our core product. I occasionally do work on the main website and blog as well.Check us out!
I was asked to design an upgraded website for a client with a pre-existing Joomla 1.5 site. I designed the theme in Photoshop and created the template for a new install of Joomla 3.1.1. I created the site to be responsive and built using the latest technologies in HTML5, CSS3 an jQuery. I created Joomla modules for the hero-images and specific locations throughout.See the site
I was asked to develop an updated Magento theme based on a design from our current client's designs. This Magento theme had multiple responsive attributes.
I was asked to design an e-commerce website presence for potential client's startup business. I decided to go with Magento for the platform and designed a design based on a responsive framework that I have developed for Magento. I am currently in the development of the Magento theme creating local overwrites.
I was asked to design an e-commerce website presence for potential client. I decided to go with Magento for the platform and designed a design based on a responsive framework that I have developed for Magento.
I was asked to design and develop a new Magento theme to improve on a potential client's osCommerce site. The theme was designed with multiple responsive attributes and over 200 custom Magento product attributes.
I was asked to develop a WordPress theme that could seamlessly integrate with a Magento store. I was able to use the existing Magento theme and replicate it for WordPress along with implementing WordPress widgets that would alter content such as header information, mega-menu navigation data, and footer content on both the WordPress and Magento sites.See the site
I was asked to design a mobile application to allow military game store employees to scan inventories, scan barcodes to see trade in values, provide customer account information and much more. This design is currently being developed on both the iOS and Android platforms.
I was asked to design a tablet application for a furniture store client that would provide a way for employees to not only search inventory, but allow them to complete furniture orders and customer purchases.
I was asked to design some new themes for SugarCRM CE. I designed multiple themes to include some sport themes that provide a different perspective for the CRM user.
I was asked to design and develop a WordPress site for the Sustainment Knowledge Network located at Fort Lee, Virginia. It was a responsive design and contained useful WordPress widgets throughout.