## Experience ### Technical Lead (Senior Manager Level), Fair Trade USA **2015 – Present** Building effective teams by recruiting, supporting and coaching individuals. Particularly good at creating clarity from ambiguitiy and keeping teams moving through continuious introspection, communication and right sized process and tools. I am a highly user focused engineer that can quickly understand and appreciate user needs and find solutions that are technically well integrated, buildable and supportable. **Accomplishments to date** - Managing a team of staff and consultant web application, Salesforce and QA engineers - Responsible for designing and developing secure and scalable platforms, applications and system integrations - Delivered the organization's [core tech product](https://partner.fairtradecertified.org/) which is the primary interface for our partners - Introduced Scrum to the organization, providing agile coaching and leading teams as a Scrum Master - Migrated dispersed application assets to a modern build, deploy and hosting platform powered by Kubernetes _Tools: Scrum, JavaScript, Vue.js, Salesforce, Dell Boomi, PHP, SQL, DevOps, HTML, CSS, Sass, Linux, AWS, Docker, Jira, Tableau_ ### Technical Lead, Parallel Public Works **2013 – 2015** Utilized Scrum skills to manage Drupal website development projects for government and non-profit clients. Managed development and production hosting environments for long term clients. Recruited and managed contract developers. **Accomplishments** - Led development and site building of Drupal sites - Architected and utilized Scrum skills to manage the development and launch of several large and complex sites - Developed a text-to-give product including integration with Twilio and Stripe APIs and Arduino driven physical outputs - migrated product to load balanced and fault tolerant environment on Amazon Web Services (AWS) - Migrated all client sites from shared hosting service to the Red Hat Openshift PaaS - Migrated all client and internal source code from Subversion to Git _Tools: JavaScript, jQuery, PHP, Python, SQL, HTML, CSS, Scrum, Drupal, less, Linux, Twilio API, Stripe API, LAMP system administration, Vagrant, Openshift PaaS_ ### Non-Profit Technology Advisor **2002 – 2015** Supported non-profits in the areas of custom web development, web CMS, Salesforce CRM configuration and management, network engineering, and server and desktop support. **Accomplishments** - Designed and developed a new website for [www.cityfruit.org](http://www.cityfruit.org) using Drupal, Bootstrap and AngularJS. Site includes a Salesforce integration, user friendly content editing tools and automated Git deployment to the Openshift PaaS - Implemented a Wordpress site with Click & Pledge donation API integration for One By One at www.fightfistula.org (offline) - Migrated One By One to Salesforce for donor management integrated with Click & Pledge for ecommerce _Tools: Salesforce, AngularJS, PHP, Drupal, Wordpress, Bootstrap, jQuery, Openshift PaaS, Mailchimp, MyEmma, Linux, JavaScript, HTML, CSS, Google Maps API, networking_ ### Senior Technology Project Manager, King County **2010 – 2013** Managed multiple large IT projects, both new application development and commercial off the shelf system implementations, from requirements and business case development to procurement and implementation. **Accomplishments** - Managed $1.5 million project to procure, configure and implement a new organization-wide asset management system - Developed curriculum and trained users - Designed and delivered multiple system integrations with new Oracle Financials and PeopleSoft HR systems - Developed user interface designs and delivered as flowcharts, wireframes and functional prototypes - Implemented technical solutions as needed using knowledge of various platforms and development technologies _Tools: PMI Standards, Scrum, Lean, SQL, IIS, .NET, ESRI, MS Project, JavaScript, HTML, CSS, contract negotiation, facilitation_ ### Web Application Developer, King County **2005 – 2010** Designed and developed data driven web applications using ColdFusion and MS SQL Server. ## Awards **10th Place – 2014 Salesforce Hackathon — Force.com and Heroku Category** As a team of one, created a Leaflet [map-based app](https://github.com/kaypro4/harvestable) that leveraged the Salesforce, Twitter and Twilio APIs to connect in real-time locally harvested fruit with organizations that can distribute it. ## Community Contributions **Board Member, City Fruit: 2012 – 2015** Non-profit that promotes the cultivation of urban fruit in order to nourish people, build community and protect the climate **Board Member, Pomegranate Center: 2004 – 2006** Non-profit committed to improving the lives of underserved communities through the creation of community designed and built gathering spaces **Technology Mentor, FosterClub: 2015** Mentored junior web developers as they entered the technology job market ## Education **University of Washington** BA Community, Environment and Planning – College of Architecture and Urban Planning, 2000 **Certified Scrum Master, 2013 - Present, License #000238925** ## References Available upon request