5/2010 to present: Software Engineer @ Lab Zero — San Francisco, CA USA

Contractor for web development firm, taking on projects for small and large companies. Worked in an agile, Rails-focused environment.

11/2011 to present: Volunteer @ Noisebridge — San Francisco, CA USA

Taught free series of Front-end Web Development classes for beginners, holding a weekly two-hour lecture and two-hour office hours.

5/2009 to 4/2010: Web Developer @ Linden Lab — San Francisco, CA USA

Web developer for suite of Second Life web properties. Aided in redesign overhaul of multiple web properties, then coded web services and admin tools for editorial use.

4/2008 to 5/2009: Web Developer @ Diabetes Health — Woodacre, CA USA

Web developer for health magazine. Introduced vast improvements to home-built content management system, including a forum, search engine, and Flowplayer-based video site. Managed daily blog posts and weekly newsletters, OpenX advertising system, and local Mac OS X server.


9/2007 to 3/2008: University of Washington — Seattle, WA USA

Pursued MA in Computational Linguistics.

9/2003 to 6/2007: University of California — Santa Cruz, CA USA

Bachelors Degree in Linguistics, minor in Music.