Founder and VP of Web TEchnology, Solve LLC, Grinnell, Iowa 2010-Present
Designed, built and maintained FlickStream.com a video channel based service designed for Set Top Boxes and mobile devices. FlickStream created niche based video movie channels that stream content to devices using the Internet as the transport mechanism. I built the websites and set up the eCommerce for payments subscriptions for customers. I created and designed all the graphics and art work for the channels and website, www.FlickStream.com
ISP System Engineer / Web Developer, Iowa Telecom, Newton, Iowa 2005-2010
Designed, programmed and maintain the company’s Intranet, Document Library and employee directory. Designed and built the outage and maintenance notification system used by Networking and ISP Systems. Designed and built the new Website, www.zumatel.com integrating news feeds and embedded email. Redesigned and integrated the Webmail and Premium Spam Control with an improved user interface.
Web Developer, Midwest Energy Inc., Hays, Kansas 2002-2005
Design, program and maintain the company’s Web site and customer account access system. Design, program and maintain the company’s Intranet and content management system. Maintain the RedHat Linux Apache Web server and Sendmail email server.
Webmaster, CMP Media, Lawrence, Kansas 2000-2001
Designed and maintained the content delivery web sites for the monthly publications: Sys Admin magazine, The Perl Journal and the weekly online magazine Unixreview.com. Involved with the integration of all archived magazine content in the database dynamic delivery system. Wrote reviews on books relating to UNIX, Linux, and the Web Industry. Involved as technical consultant for content of magazine articles. Configured and Maintained the Sparc/Linux test Web, Samba, and ftp server.
Web Developer, PilgrimPage, Lawrence, Kansas 1998-2000
Designed and developed commercial and E-commerce web sites. Participated in the creative process with the Creative Director and Art Directors. Added to and maintained the topology of the local area network configured for DSL Internet access. Implemented and maintained Linux based file/ftp server for a small network of Windows clients
Fort Hays State University, Hays, Kansas 2001-2004
Kansas City Kansas Community College, Kansas City, Kansas 1999-2001
Web Design: Web Standards and Accessibility, User Interface Design, Search Engine and Website Optimization
Graphic Design: Adobe PhotoShop, Adobe Illustrator, Color Theory, Typography
Software/Other Tools: Web browsers, Office, Coda, Powerpoint, Keynote, iWork, Windows, Mac OS X, Linux