An enthusiastic freelance full stack developer looking for new opportunities!

About Me

Full-stack software engineer with an entrepreneurial spirit with 5 years of digital marketing, product management, and community management experience, working in tech (startup to FAANG), education, and music as well as leading a profitable startup. I'm a recent Flatiron School graduate and accustomed to the Agile methodology, working across technical and non-technical teams, and managing project roadmaps.


My Skills | My Experience | My Education


My Skills

Technical

Ruby RubyRails Rails NodeJSNodeJS RubyGems RubyGemsHTML5 HTML5CSS3 CSS3JavaScript JavaScriptReact React Redux Redux PostgreSQL PostgreSQL Bootstrap Bootstrap Gatsby Gatsby Git Git
Twilio Twilio Jira Jira Agile Agile

Graphic Design

Adobe Photoshop Adobe PhotoshopAdobe Illustrator Adobe IllustratorAdobe XD Adobe XD
Adobe Indesign Adobe Indesign

Business Tools

Buffer Buffer Mailchimp Mailchimp Salesforce Salesforce Hootsuite Hootsuite
Zapier Zapier

My Experience

Sweet Static (Brooklyn, NY)

Founder, CEO
November 2015 – Present
Sweet Static is an independent multimedia music publication and community platform focused on underground artists and music scenes based in Brooklyn, NY.
  • Growing at an average of 150% annually in audience size and web metrics
  • Organizing and promoting sold-out branded events and showcases across the Northeast region, sometimes working with Planned Parenthood, Everytown Gun Control, and the ACLU for charity benefits
  • Overseeing product development, graphic design, HR, editorial planning and editing, and business development

Major League Hacking (New York, NY)

Digital Marketing and Program Coordinator
November 2017 – April 2020
Major League Hacking (MLH) is the official student hackathon league.
  • Collaborated on new community strategies - increasing completed events by 350% and a 260% increase in attendance, resulting in the empowerment of 13,000+ community members
  • Mentored and advised 800+ professional and student organizers (domestic and international) via community building/management and marketing resources to be used by student organizers
  • Promoted the community and product offerings via social media, email marketing, in-office events, and partnerships - working closely with sponsors - GitHub, JPMC, BlackRock, Amazon, Google, Twilio, Capital One, etc.
  • Created successful email marketing campaigns to an audience of over 140,000+ for various frequencies (seasonally, monthly, and weekly)

King Pizza Records

Publicity / Radio Outreach Assistant
July 2015 - September 2017
Brooklyn's tastiest DIY record & tape label.
  • Responsible for securing domestic and international coverage of events and artists by attracting the press via press releases, email correspondence, and networking.
  • Created marketing and public relations guide to be followed by the label and its artists.
  • Maintained close relationships with various radio stations, blogs, and retail stores.

New York University - Kimmel Center (New York, NY)

External Events Scheduler
March 2017 – August 2017
New York University is a private research university based in New York City.
  • Booked and kept track of 400+ events, resulting in $350,000 in revenue
  • Acted as the liaison between NYU and clients, trusted with high levels of sensitive information from both sides

The Gateway

Head Event Booker/Talent Buyer
August 2016 - August 2017
A former music venue based in Brooklyn, NY
The Gateway
  • Managed 60-100+ events and concerts each month as well as additional space bookings on an event planning calendar
  • Calculated the risk/reward factors with events, making sure the venue stayed on/below budget
  • Grew and cultivated close relationships with other bookers/promoters, artists, and booking agents

New York University - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service (New York, NY)

Web Project Coordinator
August 2016 – March 2017
New York University is a private research university based in New York City.
  • Acted as the liaison between IT web team and the school’s faculty/staff
  • Supervised content placement and proofreading and provided feedback to editorial team

My Education

Flatiron School

June 2020 – October 2020

Full-Stack Web Development, Ruby on Rails and JavaScript programming bootcamp

CUNY - Baruch College - Zicklin School of Business

September 2016 – May 2020

Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Business Administration

Concentration in Marketing Management, Digital Marketing specialization

SUNY - Suffolk County Community College

September 2012 – May 2016

Associate of Science (AS) in Business Administration and Management