Experience, Skills and Education

2017 - 2019

Senior Interface Engineer (Internal Tools PM), Lyte.com

  • Responsible for all aspects of internal tools interface and product management process.
  • Built custom visualizations that drive core company IP & business process.
  • Created and drove technical recruiting process.
  • Django, React/Mobx, AWS, Heroku.

2017 - 2019

Personal Project, FitnessKarma iOs App

  • iOs app to continue my interest in fitness variance, tech exhaustion recovery.
  • Swift, Rails, Heroku.


Independent Contractor, Roostify.com

  • Built external integration services for core application.
  • Made significant core codebase contributions including data schema design and major module refactorings.
  • Rails, Amazon/Heroku, Vue.js, Distributed Pair/Mob Programming


Independent Contractor, Twitch.com

  • TwitchCon VIP Client communication portal
  • Rails, Heroku


Independent Contractor, HappiLabs.org

  • Full-stack, green-field project, responsible for complete implementation.
  • Laboratory logistics management software for Chicago based startup.
  • Rails/Node, React, Relay, Graphql, Webpack, ES6
  • HappiLabs went on to be accepted in Y-Combinator, Summer 2018.


Independent Contractor, PeaceOfMindSf

  • Passion Project for Local SF Fitness Community.
  • Jekyll/Heroku


Personal Project, ToEatApp.StartupLandia.io

  • Tutorial Project - React, Relay, GraphQl, Rails.
  • Source Code, Videos, Blog Posts.


Independent Contractor, MyBrightWheel.com

  • Built all client/server from greenfield.
  • BrightWheel went on to win Sharktank 2016.
  • Rails, Backbone.


Founder, Antipattern.io

  • Attempted to create a code review marketplace.
  • Rails, React.


Founder, CodeUnion.io

  • Founded online remote pair programming code accelerator.
  • Rails, Sinatra, Flask, JS.


Founder, RubyOnRailsTutor.com

  • The Beginnings of CodeUnion.io.

2013 - 2012

  • Worked on other projects for ThreadFlip.com, TrueandCo.com.
  • Worked as junior software engineer at Cloud City Development.
  • Learned the ropes in SF early stage tech.

Software Tool Kit

  • Ruby, Javascript/ES6/7/8, CoffeeScript, Python, Swift
  • Rails, Django, Node.js, Express, Angular.js, Backbone.js, Vue.js
  • React, React-Native, GraphQL, React-Relay
  • PostgresQL, MongoDb, MySQL, Neo4j, GraphDb
  • Heroku, Amazon/EC2, Redis, Memcache, Firebase
  • Stripe API, Twilio API, Facebook API, Omniauth/Devise

Useful Semi-Technical Skills of Note

  • Product strategy and feature scoping
  • Very experienced Technical recruiting and pipeline development
  • Team development with expertise in on-boarding junior developers
  • Developer fatigue and tech-burnout active-recovery coaching
  • Financial modeling and general business model strategic support
  • LEAN customer acquisition and feature validation
  • AGILE team management
  • KISS (Keep It Simple Silly) UX strategic support


  • Software Engineering, Dev Bootcamp, 2012
  • Client-side programming certificate, O'Reilly School of Technology, 2011
  • M.B.A. Thunderbird School of Global Management, 2009
  • Mandarin Studies, Dalian University of Foreign Languages, Dalian, China, 2007
  • Commissioned as Officer in United States Navy, 2001
  • B.S. Environmental Science, Northern Arizona University, 2000