July 2017    -    Present

Senior Developer

Making badass digital products with some pretty cool people.


May 2016    -    June 2017

Full Stack Developer

Goodworld is a Washington, D.C. based financial tech startup changing the way people give to charity via social media, with hashtag donations, as well as a provider of conventional fundraising tools (donation buttons, forms and embeddable widgets).

  • Working with PHP, Laravel, TWIG, MySQL, Amazon Web Services (RDS, ELB, SES, SQS, EC2, Route 53), Stripe, HTML5, CSS3, SASS, and jQuery and React.
  • Responsible for the frontend build of the website and CSS framework that spans all services and products and custom emails
  • Implemented an immutable general ledger framework for a referral credit grant system that allows donors and referral recipients who signup to receive credit to give to a charity of their choice.
  • Assisted in development of a React based donation widget that can be embedded on any website to allow nonprofits to accept donations without navigating away from their own site


April 2015    -    May 2016

Lead Developer

Part of a two man team, second to the CTO. I was responsible for the management of the entire LifeZette code base (frontend and backend), and all UI/UX design choices.

  • Created a custom WordPress theme for the company website that is supported by 9 custom plugins to extend the functionality of the CMS. Listed below:
    • The registering and management of JSON API endpoints for website content
    • Shortcode Rendering Engine for server side performance delivered to the mobile app
    • A Library of shortcodes to support the Editorial Staff’s enriched content needs i.e. charts, graphs, blockquotes, video embed, third party oembeds
    • Fully SCSS’ed stylesheets with modularity across the mobile app as well
    • A plugin containing a library of methods for onboarding and managing new advertising partners on our platform
    • Engineered LifeZette’s video platform, synchronizing our WordPress database with a third party API for web and app playback
  • Designed, planned and coded LifeZette's mobile app built on the hybrid Ionic platform to support iOS and Android, including all graphics and icons

The Edens Group

July 2013    -    May 2015



SHI International

April 2012    -    June 2013

Corporate Account Executive


Dell AppAssure

July 2011    -    March 2012

Business Development Representative