In my free time, I am an avid hiker and photographer that documents my adventures on a hiking blog built with Next.js. I am tracking progress towards my goal of summitting every 14,000+' peak in the lower 48 United States there.
Consult with businesses to analyze user needs and software requirements, determining feasibility of design within time and cost constraints. － Lay the foundation for productive long-term software maintenance, leveraging open-sourced systems when applicable. － Automate tasks like website deployment and inventory integration using Shopify, Next.js, React, AWS Lambdas, and Notion. － Develop optimizations to internal tooling for enterprise teams.
Ambassador @ Notion.so 📍 Denver, Colorado Oct 2019－current
Became the first official Ambassador (formerly called Notion Pro) in the United States, advocating for and beta testing the software ahead of official releases. － Organize and host a Notion meetup group in downtown Denver, Colorado. － Notion is an all-in-one workspace for note-taking, knowledge and data management, and project and task management.
Software Engineer II @ Formidable 📍 Denver, Colorado Jan 2019－Sep 2020
Continued to work as an embedded engineer on a variety of teams. － Maintained Spectacle, an open-sourced project for building interactive and informational presentations, through a rewrite of the library. Achieved our goal of modernizing the internal architecture and improving the authoring experience through an introduction of React hooks. － Continued to develop enterprise applications using React, AWS Lambdas, GraphQL, TypeScript, and Next.js.
First Conference Talk @ Zeit Day 📍 San Francisco, California Apr 27, 2018
Software Engineer I @ Formidable 📍 Phoenix, Arizona Jan 2018－Jan 2019
Worked as an embedded engineer on a number of enterprise teams. － Developed microservices using Kubernetes, Firebase, Node.js, and GCP. － Built a real-time dashboard using TypeScript and React. － Contributed to various in-house OSS, including Victory, a React-based library for building SVG diagrams. － Helped with marketing initiatives, including introducing a standardized Code of Conduct for participation in Formidable's open sourced software and helping to manage the company's public Twitter profile.
Student @ DevMountain 📍 Phoenix, Arizona Aug 2017－Nov 2017
Bartender @ The Mission 📍 Phoenix, Arizona Jan 2017－Aug 2017
Mixed margaritas and ordered tacos for patrons. 🍹🌮
Volunteer Coordinator @ AmeriCorps VISTA 📍 Denver, Colorado Aug 2016－Dec 2016
Created, implemented, and maintained a volunteer system for multiple properties of a non-profit housing community in the heart of Denver. － Developed internal solutions for managing existing and recruiting new volunteers using a combination of Google Sheets and Salesforce. － Conducted quarterly volunteer needs assessments, established networks, and created systems to recruit and retain enthusiastic volunteers.
Store Coordinator @ Tesla 📍 Tysons Corner, Virginia Aug 2015－Jun 2016
Managed a rotating fleet of test drive and display vehicles across seven Mid-Atlantic area stores. － Handled scheduling of outside vendors like car detail services, contractors, and suppliers while also maintaining an inventory of branded merchandise. － Utilized Salesforce to monitor sales team metrics. － Was consistently recognized for high performance at both a regional and national level.