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Phone: (216)-285-0396 (mobile and voicemail)
Jun 2009 - Sept 2012
Freelance Web Developer
Developed websites for clients including companies, non-profit
organizations and individuals, designed with Photoshop and utilizing
as well as Wordpress and other content management systems.
Feb 2012 - Aug 2012
Computer Literacy Tutor
Pepper Pike, Ohio
Educated adult clients on the use of basic computer and Internet
functionality including e-mail, web browsing, word processing, Skype
VOIP, and simple games. Additionally, provided technical assistance
to clients when necessary.
Office of US Senator Sherrod Brown
As part of a high school senior project, interned in the office of
US Senator Sherrod Brown. Acted as first point of contact for
individuals contacting the Senator's office for assistance, or to
share complaints and concerns. Worked with other interns and staff
to assist caseworkers in managing and analyzing data, and in finding
information from various federal agencies.
Sep 2012 - Present
Case Western Reserve University
Bachelor of Arts, Computer Science and Cognitive Science
Expected graduation: May 2016. President's Scholarship recipient.
Sep 2008 - Jun 2012
Orange High School
Pepper Pike, Ohio
Cumulative GPA of 3.8. Honors diploma.
Jul 2006 - May 2012
Wiggins Place at Menorah Park
2 hours per week
Educated senior citizens about computer usage - e-mail, websurfing,
word processing, etc. Maintained computers onsite and performed
Operating Systems & Software
Extremely proficient with Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X, and Linux.
Familiar with UNIX-like command line interfaces and Linux server
administration (FTP, SSH, Apache 2, BIND, Webmin, CSF/iptables).
Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office. Some knowledge of Flash and
Strong knowledge of Java programming language and libraires. Proficient with
Eclipse IDE, Git versioning system. Significant experience in
developing and debugging suites of software with sizable userbases.
Strong working knowledge of HTML and CSS. Some knowledge of PHP,
systems such as cPanel. Some knowledge of WHCMS.
Excellent communication skills in verbal and written English.
Experience in organizing and managing groups of people, ranging from
large organizations (200+ members) to small development teams,
including teams with members on multiple continents. Strong ability
to deal with distressed customers/clients under pressure. Strong
ability to troubleshoot with users at varying levels of expertise.
Jul 2010 - Present
Founder, Lead Developer, Financial Manager: The Last Outpost -
Online Gaming Community
Founding member of The Last Outpost, an online community of Star
Trek gamers with over 560 registered members in more than seven
Published RPG-X Complete Edition, a free to play video game -
conducted negotiations with Paramount Pictures, CBS Entertainment,
and Raven Software to allow free online distribution. Developed
portions of game software in Java and BlitzMax languages.
Lead design team developing group website at
http://www.last-outpost.net, working in Photoshop, PHP, HTML/CSS,
Provided technical support for website and game suite.
Managed group finances; created long-term financial projections and
handled expenses, income, and other accounting tasks.