My curious nature led me to software development where I thrive naturally. I enjoy combining logic with complex design and managing the various milestones that accompany team projects.

I am in awe of the impact technology has on the world and I take great pleasure in being a part of the creation.


Technical Skills

HTML - CSS - Bootstrap - Javascript - jQuery - Java - Spring Boot - MySQL - Git


Military Experience

US Army, 06/2002 to 06/2006

Provided specialist work with battlefield signal support systems and terminal devices for the Army during and after Operation Iraqi Freedom.

Secret Security Clearance (Lapsed)


Professional Experience

Technologist Intern, 07/2018 to 10/2018

Elegant Software Solutions

An internship program that specialized in highly focused, immersive training centered on language fluency, object-oriented programming, and project-based learning.

Cafe Manager, 04/2018 to 07/2018

3:8 Juice and Eatery

I took the knowledge I received in culinary school and expanded my talent for creating great cuisine into a position where I managed a handful of employees while running the day-to-day operations of a small cafe.

Assistant Manager, 04/2015 to 03/2018

LifeTime Fitness Life Cafe

I assisted in managing and overseeing the café with the Café Manager. I managed keeping costs at a minimum, training and developing staff, maintaining cleanliness, and executing recipes to standard.

Field Service Engineer, 11/2006 to 06/2014

Government Contracting

I traveled to different bases in Afghanistan, Iraq and Kuwait providing onsite installations and repairs of counter-electronic warfare systems for various government clients and branches of the military.


Education

Codeup, 11/2018 to 04/2019

Codeup is a fully-immersive, project-based, and intensive 18 week full stack Java career accelerator that provides students with 600+ hours of expert instruction in software development.