I'm a senior PHP/MySQL developer who loves difficult problems and elegant solutions. I believe in helping businesses run more effectively through the power of really good code. I'm fluent in backend and frontend development, Unix system administration, and a wide range of technologies and software products.
Programming: PHP, Java, Perl, C, XML/XSL
Databases: MySQL, Microsoft SQL, Oracle, some Postgres
Servers: Linux, FreeBSD, Apache, Apache FOP, Bash scripting
Other: Experienced public speaker, print/TV media work, fluent French.
M.S. cum laude, Computer Science
Mississippi College, 2009
B.A. summa cum laude, French/Classics (Greek emphasis)
University of Oklahoma, 1998
Phi Beta Kappa
Senior Consultant: Infocus, LLC (2001-present)
For over 10 years, I built from scratch, maintained, and expanded a powerful product configurator, factory management system, and administrative extranet that helped grow a local company into a multi-million-dollar industry leader. I've handled the entire project lifecycle for a variety of other large and small projects in a range of industries. I've performed scoping, architecture, backend development, frontend work including some graphic design, system administration, content management systems, client communication, and general business consulting.
Programmer: Bomgar (2005-2006)
Programmer: Vention (2000-2001)
I performed intranet and extranet programming for clients throughout the Southeast using both PHP/MySQL and Java/Oracle. I served as the lead programmer on a redesign of the company's intranet, including integration with CVS and Great Plains.
Programmer: DDS, Inc (1999-2000)
I handled all programming duties for a small technology consulting firm. I pitched clients, wrote proposals, built mockups, and created database-driven websites using PHP/MySQL for a number of local small businesses.
Web Production Assistant: Clarion Ledger (1998-1999)