13301 125th Ave NE, Kirkland, WA 980
425 882 4337 http://www.
end-customer, understand their
Dedicated professional with excellent communication skills. Able to interface with an end
marketing angle, such as brand reinforcement and take a concept through development and into implementation. Seeking
“can-do” attitude. Able to work well under pressure and without formal direction.
a position as part of a team with a “can .
TML Photoshop. eeking
Proficient in CSS and XHTML as well as tools such as Photoshop Seeking to utilize this and expand technical knowledge
uses. Well-read in Zeldman, Meyers, and Nielsen. Comfortable using IDEs such as Dreamweaver, InterDev, and Visual
Studio 2005.NET. Comprehensive knowledge of Photoshop CS & CS2. Comfortable using Flash MX. Awareness of web
technologies such as XAML, AJAX, ASP.NET, XSLT and RSS.
research, hosting, search engine
Ability to take a website from loose requirements through to implementation, including resear
optimization, increasing online visibility, accessibility and browser compatibility. Passionate about website usability /
navigability and striking the right balance of form and function to reinforce brand images.
8.08 and ongoing – UI Designer Skills
Developing for the Mac & PC, working as part of a bleeding edge team utilizing the latest CSS & XHTML
Working from designers’ comps and middle tier code building CSS & XHTML modules.
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8.07 to 6.08 – Front End Web Developer Skills
Design & Blend, Visual Studio.NET
Working in an agency on projects for companies that include: Expedia, Microsoft, the Washington State
Tourist board, King County Library System, Oldcastle Precast, Viking River cruises, XM Radio for
Working from comps, building out sites in ASP.NET 2.0 utilizing master pages, editing XML, XHTML &
CSS to amend sites as required. Small site amendments, bug bashing, whatever works for the client.
increase the knowledge-base in the company, and publicized it internally.
Built up a code library with fellow devs and publicized it internally.
Photoshop CS, CS2
Attended conferences to build my skill set, and blogged it to share with fellow devs.
Mentored new recruits.
4.07 to 8.07 – Front End Web Developer Skills
DocuSign Expression Web
Shining up the front end of a Java-based signature app. CSS-P
Working on the workflow and look of the app. Working alongside YUI and scriptaculous scripting Photoshop CS, CS2
libraries. Office 2007
Producing graphics as required.
Working on the site SEO.
4.07 to 4.07 – Front End Web Developer, short term contract Skills
Ascentium Expression Web
Photoshop CS, CS2
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8.06 to 2.07 –Web Design Consultant for Expression products Skills
Microsoft Expression Web
Redmond, WA Design & Blend, Visual Studio.NET
Jolt, XAML (WPF/E)
Responsible for forming product direction of Expression Web by examining and recommending current DHTML
and future technologies such as: Microformats, Microsummaries, and others; as well as ways to improve XHTML
ergonomics. Design of team site and other materials. CSS
Responsible for improving synergy between Expression Products, such as Expression Design & Blend; HTML 4.0,
essentially ensuring that common web design processes flow naturally and intuitively between one Web Standards
product and another. XML
Typical focus areas include: Standards-compliant CSS Page Layouts (following mind-sets of Zeldman, ASP.NET 2.0
Expression products; looking into emerging technologies such as Microformats & Microsummaries; ActiveX controls
incorporating XAML objects into web pages; IE7 compatibility issues; eolas solutions. SEO
Performing web casts and consulting on CSS, SEO and Web Standards as required. Photoshop CS, CS2
12.05 to 5.06 – Web UI Designer Skills
Farmers New World Life Insurance Company Visual InterDev
Mercer Island, WA SourceSafe
images for the site. Designing pages and working with programmers to implement them in ASP.NET. ASP.NET, ASP, C#
Liaising with marketing: focusing on consistency, corporate styles and customer usability. XML
Troubleshooting legal and technical issues in the site. Conversion of pages from ASP to ASP.NET. ActiveX controls
Embedding Flash, Java objects
7.04 Independent Contractor
Numerous website for companies and professions such as:
Clinical psychologist - Site overhaul with close attention to the legibility of presentations converted for the
web. Extensive conversion of documents to a web format (PPT etc).
Artists – New sites highlighting art.
HTML / XHTML
Garment retailer - New site for online ordering of new product concept. Generated prototype Dreamweaver MX
emphasizing uniqueness while being functional. CSS
Preschool - Built their online image from existing and derived works including brochure material. Search DHTML
a first language. Emphasis on light pages and repeated images. Photoshop CS
Music Professional - Designed as a showcase for her music. Gathered and organized key materials, CGI scripts
including music (for online listening) and pictures. Site includes a calendar and customized black and Robots.txt files
white / color rollovers. Guestbook and counter functions also present.
Pet Service - New site making extensive use of Flash. Created all of the graphics.
Animated and interactive.
Car Enthusiasts Club - Site overhaul including new graphical content.
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1997-2003 - Moved to the USA / obtained permanent residency. Took voluntary posts.
1994-1997 – Sales Executive
HCS Global and Sunlight Services: Sales Executive.
Responsible for direct sales of consumable products to small and medium size enterprises. At Sunlight, oversaw a team of four sales employees.
Responsible for setting quota goals and performance measurement.
1993-1994 - Account Executive
Creative IQ Marketing, London, UK.
Concentrated on the promotions for beverage, retail, and electronics markets, ran redemption campaigns, sourcing, designing for, and organizing
client and product events. Analyzing competitor and promotion information from the press. Bringing the company to ISO9001 co
Hobbies and Interests
Renovation and landscaping. Travel. New technologies such as ASP.NET 2.0. Spoken languages.
1991 University of Greenwich, London, UK. BA (Hons) in Theology.
Bellevue Community College - VB.NET, C#, ASP.NET, Design Effective Websites, Advanced HTML, Advanced CSS, Web programming,
Dreamweaver, Fireworks, Flash, Advanced Flash, XML, XSLT, Database design, SQL, Access.
ISO9001 compliance (implemented this at Creative IQ)
Conversational French & basic knowledge of Chinese, German, and Spanish.
Proficient in the use of Microsoft Word and Outlook. Working knowledge of Excel and Access.
Permanent Resident / Green Card holder.
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