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Al Jazeera Media Network UI / UX Designer & Front-End Developer San Francisco, CA Aug 2014 - Present

  • Advocate for user-centered design as a corporate vision and support UX consistency across brand divisions.
  • Work in tandem with Product Managers and Designers to create effective UI solutions that support business requirements.
  • Design wireframes, hi-res mock-ups and prototypes to guide development.
  • Create a library of user interfaces and reusable components for use in prototyping and development of wep pages and mobile apps.
  • Review, test and debug client-side code for multiple browsers, platforms, and devices, including smartphones and tablets.

Systematic Freelance Front-End Developer Los Angeles, CA June 2014 - July 2014

20th Centrury Fox, The Other Woman:

  • Developed a pixel perfect responsive single page consumer facing web application from PhotoShop comps.
  • Front-End Development utilizing HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript leveraging the Zurb Foundation framework and Masonry.js cascading grid layout library.
  • Created assets including icons and logos using Adobe PhotoShop and Illustrator.

The Refinery Creative Freelance Front-End Developer Sherman Oaks, CA Dec 2013 - Feb 2015

AMC, Mad Men Season 7:

  • Developed a consumer facing Digital Press Kit as a responsive single page flip book style app. Utilizing PHP, HTML5, CSS3, and jQuery. Built custom video player and integrated analytics. Led all creative, production and QA testing.
  • Contributed to creative concepting and prepped assets for the development of the Facebook Out Of Office App.
  • Conceptualized creative and built digital storyboards for Season Premiere Interactive Invitation.
  • Responsible for creative and front-end development of Official Mad Men Tumblr page. Worked with media agency and Tumblr team in concepting and troubleshooting.
  • Established and maintained relationships with AMC internal developers and digital content leaders.

Sundance Channel, The Red Road:

  • Created initial concepts for standard static display banners and interactive skins.

Refinery Internal Projects:

  • Designed and developed Client Review Site database and Wordpress based CMS. In turn, creating workflow solutions for Creatives and Project Managers.
  • Conceptualized and developed a single page, touch sensitive portfolio gallery. Importing multiple light box slide shows using HTML5, CSS3 and Ajax.



  • HTML5
  • SASS
  • PHP
  • jQuery
  • JavaScript
  • Github
  • Zurb Foundation
  • Sublime Text 3
  • InVision App
  • Sketch 3
  • Photoshop
  • Illustrator