experience

professional

  • Executive Advisory Committee - Everybody Matters, Inc. (2018 - present)
      • Website design
      • Social media manager
      • Fundraising
  • Technical Analyst - Paradise Valley Unified School District (2012 - present)
      • Design and influence the technology direction of the district community
      • Continual analysis of department resources, operations, and workflows for recommendations to leadership
      • Project management and implementation
      • Technical lead and training of colleagues
      • Oversight of contractor/consultant relationships
      • Responsible for management and maintenance of core infrastructure technologies
      • Notes:
          • Participated in one of the first K-12 implementations of Google Apps in the United States, continue to manage an extensive G Suite deployment with approximately 35,000 users and a nearly equivalent fleet of Chrome devices
  • WordPress Consultation and Training - STEM Az Education Collaborative (2016 - 2017)
      • Trained and advised webmaster on all things related to web design and online presence, with a particular focus on WordPress
      • Completed the more technical tasks and maintenance
      • Notes:
          • Website is no longer in operation
          • Contracted
  • Independent Content Quality Editor - Quora (2014 - 2015)
      • Editing and quality control for high volumes of user-generated content
      • Ensure content is grammatically correct, engaging, and clear for the millions of Quora users daily
      • Notes:
          • Contracted
  • CTE IT Essentials Curriculum Creator - PVOnline (2014 - 2014)
      • Developed the curriculum, content, and coursework for the Career Technical Education IT Essentials course
      • Notes:
          • Contracted
  • Operations Technician - Paradise Valley Unified School District (2010 - 2012)
      • Involved with creation, management, and design of pvONLINE
      • Designed and implemented best practices for educational technology including online curriculum, video adoption, and more
      • Proposal writer
      • Procurement, maintenance, and implementation of technology
  • Technology Curriculum Integration Consultant (2009 - 2010)
      • Integrated technology into curriculum through video portals, content management systems, iTunes U, and more
      • Notes:
          • Sub-contracted
  • Multimedia Consultant - STP (2009 - 2010)
      • Aided with website design, SEO, and online content creation for STP (Shark Tide Productions)
      • Notes:
          • Company is now defunct
          • Contracted
  • Site Technology Specialist - Paradise Valley Unified School District (2007 - 2008)
      • Procurement, maintenance, and implementation of technology
      • End-user training and support
      • Liaison and advocate for community at assigned site
  • Contributing Researcher and Writer - The Social Media Bible (2008)
      • Contributing researcher, writer, and editor on a wide variety of social media networks for the Social Media Bible
      • Notes:
          • Contracted
  • Game Design Instructor - Paradise Valley Unified School District (2008)
      • Instructor for a summer school game design course that targeted 5th-10th graders
      • Taught principles of game design as well as the software program
      • All students had developed their own game by the end of the course
  • Website Consultant - Arizona State University W. P. Carey School of Business (2007)
      • Developed and edited content for website redesign
      • Collected and analyzed data from end-users prior to, during, and after the redesign by conducting usability tests
      • Gave recommendations to maximize website usability, marketability, and efficiency
      • Notes:
          • Contracted
          • Website is different now
  • Computer Lab Specialist - Arizona State University Applied Learning Technologies Institute (2005 - 2007)
      • Assisted students, faculty, and staff with multimedia production, audio/video post-production, document design, and large format printing
      • Assisted with Microcomputers in Education Conferences
      • Worked with Conexiones, an outreach program that brought technology to children of low socioeconomic status
      • Provided technology troubleshooting, maintenance, and training
      • Provided support and content management for Blackboard

volunteer

  • Arizona Democratic Party
      • Volunteer Fellow
  • CSforAZ
      • Website designer
      • Team member
  • AZForBernie
      • Grassroots volunteer movement comprised of like-minded individuals that was not officially associated with the Sanders campaign
      • Involved in coordinating efforts with other grassroots groups throughout the United States to consolidate messaging and provide efficient, uniform outreach
      • Used a variety of digital tools to collaborate and coordinate efforts and resources
      • Assisted with website content and design
  • Climate Hawks
      • Research and data collection/aggregation
  • Golden West Senior Community
      • Website designer
      • Notes:
          • Website no longer in operation