Designer, Developer, Photographer, and more.

Who I Am

A web developer, photographer, and graphic designer. Everyday I try and learn something new to expand my knowledge and expertise. I lova a new challenge! I am soft spoken and enjoy helping others in any way I can.

What I Love

When not designing and developing sites, I love spending time with my friends and family. I enjoy playing cards, reading fantasy novels, playing my guitar, and learning how to use my Nikon D5300.

What I'm Doing

I currently work full-time at a marketing company in Naperville working on web applications for their clients. I am also working on a number of freelance projects for my own company Swick Solution.

My Skills

Front End

  • HTML 5/ CSS 3
  • Less/Sass
  • Javascript/jQuery
  • Angular JS
  • Bootstrap

Back End

  • PHP
  • Laravel 5
  • CodeIgniter 2 & 3
  • Java

Adobe

  • Illustrator
  • InDesin
  • Photoshop
  • Lightroom

Other

  • Git
  • Gulp
  • MySQL/ SQL Server
  • Microsoft Office
  • iWork

Work Experience

Web Developer, Augeo Affinity Marketing

July 2015

Team member tasked with redesigning the flagship rewards application from the ground up utilizing MVC ideology, a REST api, and a new content management system. Helped integrate a Classic ASP application into the flagship application. In charge of redesigning internal applications. Maintain old applications and build systems.

Student Tutor, School of Information Technology, Normal, IL

September 2013 - May 2014

  • Tutor students in entry level Java classes
  • Created lesson plans to explain key concepts that students of various levels would understand

Information Technology Intern, Alliance Benefit Group, Peoria, IL

June 2013 - April 2013

  • Assist in managing end-user software and hardware
  • Assist in managing servers and server hardware
  • Managing help-desk tickets

Volunteer Experience

Web Master, Tau Beta Sigma National Honorary Band Service

January 2012

  • Developing and maintaining a website to pay dues, log service hours, and to update the Chapter on events
  • Creating annual composite pictures for the chapter.

Director of Outreach and Public Relations, MBLGTACC 2015

November 2012

  • Creating and managing relevant social media accounts for the conference
  • Create press releases for MBLGTACC News and events/li>
  • Create and manage the conference website
  • Create 80 page program book for attendees
  • Design all conference signage

Projects

MBLGTACC 2015

This project was imensly larger than just a website, I was the Director of Marketing and Public Relations for the Midwest BLGTA College Conference. MBLGTACC is the largest LGBT college confrence in the county, there were 2,300 attenddes in 2015. My job was to create

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Ricardo Andre Lewis Art

This project was imensly larger than just a website, I was the Director of Marketing and Public Relations for the Midwest BLGTA College Conference. MBLGTACC is the largest LGBT college confrence in the county, there were 2,300 attenddes in 2015. My job was to create

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Tau Beta Sigma - Zeta Alpha Chapter

This project was imensly larger than just a website, I was the Director of Marketing and Public Relations for the Midwest BLGTA College Conference. MBLGTACC is the largest LGBT college confrence in the county, there were 2,300 attenddes in 2015. My job was to create

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Contact Me

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  • Twitter
  • LinkedIn
  • Behance
  • GitHub

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