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					                          CHRISTOPHER AARON BLACKSTONE
                             3604 Cloverlawn Avenue, Ypsilanti, MI 48197
                                           734- 340-5421
                                     chris@chrisblackstone.com


SKILLS AND EXPERTISE

Web Design and Publishing Applications - Adobe Creative Suite (Acrobat, Illustrator, and Photoshop),
    Barebones Software BBEdit, Macromedia Studio 8 (Contribute, Dreamweaver, Fireworks)
Productivity Applications - FileMaker Pro, Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher, Word)
Operating Systems - Mac OS (9.x, 10.x), Windows (95, 98, ME, 2000, XP), UNIX (FreeBSD, Linux)
Programming Languages - HTML, XHTML, CSS, SSI, PHP, JavaScript, PDF, Perl
Server Utilities - Analog site analysis software, Apache, htdig indexing/searching software


WORK EXPERIENCE

Adventures of the American Mind, Northern Virginia Partnership                    Arlington, VA
Web Designer                                                                       Jan 2006–Present
Develop and maintain web sites (http://www.aamnva.org and http://www.primarysourcelearning.org); design
“look” of web sites and translate that “look” to standards-compliant and semantic XHTML and CSS; compile
usage statistics and manage user accounts for web publishers and email users; research and advise on Internet
web application development, direction, and purchase

Freelance Web Design                                                              Ypsilanti, MI
Web Designer                                                                      May 2000–Present
Created and currently maintain web site for Elite Boardshop (http://www.eliteboardshop.com); created web
sites for Image Ministries (http://www.thisisimage.com), Calvary Road Christian School (http://www.crcs.org),
and Huron Hills Baptist Church (http://www.huronhills.org)

North Cross School                                                                Roanoke, VA
Web Site Reconstructor                                                       Oct 2006
Converted previous web site to standards-compliant and semantic HTML and CSS

Q LTD                                                                             Ann Arbor, MI
Web Site Constructor                                                       Sept 2006
Converted 16 Web page comps to standards-compliant and semantic XHTML and CSS

Arlington Public Schools                                                          Arlington, VA
Web Services Specialist                                                            Mar 1999–Jun 2006
Developed and maintained web site (http://www.arlington.k12.va.us); designed “look” of web site and translated
that “look” to standards-compliant and semantic XHTML and CSS; administered web server, including
compiling usage statistics, installing and maintaining software, managing user accounts; supervised, trained,
and assisted over 100 school- and department-based web editors with creating and maintaining web sites and
creating and editing PDF files; developed and published FileMaker Pro databases over the Web; researched and
advised on Internet web application development, direction, and purchase




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Quantum Compliance Systems, Inc.                                                  Ann Arbor, MI
Eastern Regional Sales Manager                                                    Jun 1998–Mar 1999
Maintained internal and external web site (External: http://www.qcs-facts.com); presented product
demonstrations over Internet and in-person; prepared proposals for product bids; administered ACT! contact
program and database; provided technical support and troubleshooting for internal and external users; trained
internal users on Microsoft Office and Windows and external users on proprietary Environmental Management
Software package
Sales Intern                                                                        May 1997–May 1998
Maintained internal and external web site; developed web-based intranet model for 4GL relational database
software application; provided technical support and troubleshooting for internal and external users; trained
internal users on Microsoft Office and Windows and external users on proprietary Environmental Management
Software package
Technical Writer                                                                  May 1995–Apr 1997
Created and maintained web site; created on-line help, technical documentation, and training materials for
proprietary Environmental Management Software; trained internal users on Microsoft Office and Windows
Data Entry Clerk                                                               Jun 1994–Apr 1995
Entered and validated data in proprietary Environmental Management Software program

Wheaton College                                                                   Wheaton, IL
Computer Products Buyer/ Web Developer - Bookstore                                Sept 1997–May 1998
Created and maintained web site (http://www.wheaton.edu/bookstore); purchased all computer products for
resale at college bookstore; administered networked computers; trained users on Microsoft Office 97, Microsoft
Windows 95 and Pegasus email program
Web Designer                                                                      Sept 1997–May 1998
Created and maintained web sites for Center for Applied Christian Ethics (http://www.wheaton.edu/cace) and
Athletic Department (http://www.wheaton.edu/athletics); created web site for Billy Graham Center Museum
(http://bgc.gospelcom.net/museum)


PROFESSIONAL PRESENTATIONS

National School Public Relations Association Chesapeake Chapter                   Rockville, MD
Web Networking Seminar - Member of Web Doctors Panel                              Apr 2005

Fairfax County Public Schools                                                     Burke, VA
Fall Web Curator Conference - How, What, and Why of CSS                           Nov 2004

National School Public Relations Association Chesapeake Chapter                   Manassas, VA
Web Networking Seminar - Dreamweaver and CSS                                      Apr 2004


EDUCATION

Wheaton College                                                                   Wheaton, IL
Bachelor of Science, Computer Science                                             May 1998




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