I am an enthusiastic full-stack web developer living in Chicago, IL. I have a proclivity for problem-solving and I am eager to use my creativity and drive to continue to grow and succeed in the programming space!


Work History

Full-Stack Web Development Student

Oct 2015 - Jan 2016
General Assembly

Successfully completed 12-week immersive program focused on core principles of computer programming and full-stack web development.

  • Throughout the program I gained experience in the following:
    • JavaScript / JQuery / HTML / CSS / SASS / LESS / Bootstrap
    • Ruby / Ruby on Rails / Sinatra / PostgreSQL
    • Node.js / Angular.js / Backbone.js / React.js / Express.js / MongoDB
    • APIs / AJAX / JSON / RESTful Architecture
    • Agile Test Driven Development / UNIX / Git
  • Developed a portfolio consisting of four main projects:
    • A browser-based game focusing on client-side technology
    • A fully functioning social media app complete with image uploads, comments, likes/views, and user authentication
    • A Grub hub based food locating app with unique search criteria and Google maps geolocation functionality
    • A Magic: The Gathering deck building app with interactive drag and drop functionality and user authentication with sessions for persistent login and friendly forwarding

Distribution Analyst

Jul 2013 - Oct 2015
Turtle Wax, Inc.
  • Developed and maintained a distribution budget of over $6 million and managed third-party logistics company, inventory levels and accuracy for finished goods, materials, and components
  • Utilize Oracle ERP system for planning, Purchase Orders/Work Orders, inventory management, and transportation and serve as strategic supply chain focal for new ERP system implementation

Global Logistics Sourcing Manager and ITO - Export Specialist

Jan 2012 - Jul 2013
The Dow Chemical Company
  • Managed supplier relationships and negotiated long-term contracts while overseeing a ~$65 million spend portfolio (Jan 12 - Jan 13)
  • Lead initiatives to enhance and maintain MPC ops stability including work process improvements while Coordinating international shipping routes, transit times and modes (Jan 13 - Jul 13)

United States Army - Infantry Team-leader

2001 - 2004
United States Armed Forces



Bachelor of Science in Business Administration

2007 - 2011
The Ohio State University

Major Specialization: Supply Chain Management    Minor: Computer Science and Engineering