I'm a lifelong learner.
Languages and Tools
I develop web apps from scratch using the following tools and languages and frameworks.
- Mockup/Design Tools: Balsamiq, InvisionApp, Photoshop, GIMP
- Styling: CSS3
- Development: Atom, Sublime Text, CLI, Git, SourceTree, Pivotal Tracker
- Frameworks: Ruby on Rails, Bootstrap
- APIs: Twilio
I am currently reading ‘Rails 5 Way’ by Obie Fernandez && ‘Object-Oriented Programming in Ruby’ by Sandi Metz.
- Mockup/Design Tools: Sketch
- Styling: SASS/SCSS
- Development: Vim
- Languages: Elixir
- Frameworks: React, Phoenix
- APIs: Stripe
April 2019 - Present
Ruby on Rails. Sidekiq. PostgresQL. HTML5/CSS3. &more.Developing applications for various clients.
June 2018 - April 2019
Ruby on Rails. React. PostgresQL. HTML5/CSS3.Incorporating knowledge from YC Startup School and Flatiron School - DC to bring housing to your friends.
Founder. Gryd, Inc.
September 2011 - Present
Creating a directory of free and low-cost resources in Baltimore and beyond.
Student. YC Startup School
September 2018 - November 2018
CertificateStartup Knowledge.Sales. Engineering. PR for Growth. Investor Meetings. Building Product. & more.
Student. Founder's Gym
March 2018 - April 2018
CertificateStartup Knowledge.Fundraising 101 & more.
Student. Flatiron School - DC
March 2018 - August 2018
June 2017 - June 2018Sliding scale, accessible home sharing platform starting in the LGBT community.
Awards:JHU Social Innovation Lab Cohort,
3rd place @TechStars SW: Civic Edition
December 2017 - August 2018Founding a non-hierarchical global digital design and development firm.
President. Baltimore Node
March 2018 - June 2018Voted in as President of the local hackerspace/makerspace.
Vice President. Baltimore Node.
March 2017 - March 2018Voted in as Vice President of the Baltimore Node, a local hackerspace in Baltimore.
Student. University of Rochester September 2006 - May 2012
Began studying advanced Brain and Cognitive Science. Ended with Self-Made Inter-Departmental Major in International Social Entrepreneurship.