Web Designer &
Mobile Developer

Self-directed, goal-oriented, enthusiastic professional with a passionate commitment to web design, digital media, mobile development and team goals. Skilled in the design, development, integration and production of websites and creative media.

Education & Training

University of Missouri

The Technology in Schools emphasis area prepared me to create instructional materials and to plan, implement, and evaluate advanced technologies in classrooms and other learning environments.

Missouri Baptist University

The Master of Science in Sport Management program will provided me with skills to effectively manage in a wide range of sport-related enterprises, including interscholastic athletics, intercollegiate athletics, amateur and professional sports, sport-marketing firms, special-event management, and facility management.

Southeast Missouri State University

A business education major provided hands-on, cutting-edge courses in the areas of business, technology, marketing, accounting and economics while providing the core principles of effective education. At the high school level, teachers are trained to educate students on more specialized content such as the theories of business, marketing, accounting and technology.

Southeast Missouri State University

A major in business administration prepared me for a variety of administrative opportunities in the education services industry, the healthcare industry, state and local government, and finance and insurance sectors.

Proficient Technologies

WordPress
UIKit
CSS3
HTML5
JavaScript
PHP
Atom
Yoast
Stripe
CPanel
Font Awesome
GitHub
Ionic
Buffer
Drupal
Joomla
Node
Less
React
Trello

Professional Expertise

Web Design & Development
Mobile Design & Development
CMS Integration & Implementation

Professional Experience

Web Designer & Developer

2020 – Present | Central Power Systems & Services

Web Designer & Developer

2001 – 2012 | 2015 – 2020 | Missouri Public Education

Design, update and develop the School District website, as well as, develop web applications for student and educator use. Implement district Computer Science and Business Education curriculum. Coach multiple sports teams, including Varstity Girls Basketball and Softball.

Founder and CEO

2015 – Present | NEXT PLAY

Specializing in websites and mobile applications for sports teams and clubs. NEXT PLAY websites are designed with the coach and athlete in mind. Designed and developed so that updates are to be easy and content to be relevant. Parents and fans can find everything they need on the NEXT PLAY platform.

Founder and CEO

2014 – Present | Allen Media

Allen Media specializes in the development, implementation and sustained success of mobile apps, digital media and websites for schools, churches, small businesses and more.

Director of Marketing

2014 – 2015 | New Balanced Licensed Stores

Define and execute the company’s marketing strategy and tactics to support its growth and revenue objectives. In addition to creating, overseeing, and implementing the marketing strategy, manage company collateral, website content, image, marketing promotions, and the customer lifecycle, from brand awareness and lead generation, to growth and retention.

Coordinator of Creative Media

2012 – 2014 | Parker Hannifin, Sporlan Division

Coordinate and assist with marketing communications activities to support the Sporlan Division sales goals. This includes a wide variety of strategic promotions including website content, trade show support, newsletters, public relations, mobile application content and collateral material development.

Technology Expertise

HTML, CSS & PHP
WordPress
UIKit & Ionic Frameworks
Responsive Design & Mobile Development
Adobe Photoshop & Illustrator
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