Developer and Technician
BuddyPress – WordPress – bbPress – WooCommerce – Multisite
Projects/Experience (13 Years)
WordPress Development Agency, WooCommerce Expert Developers. Managing of multiple Client Projects, Agile Developer push, monitoring, Client correspondence. Task generation on spec. Solutions determination. Mid-size Agency with Mid to Enterprise Clients.
Project, Production Manager | Los Angeles, CA | Dec 2016 – Sept 2019
Intelligent Social Media
Led the transition from remote team footprint to corporate office presence. Developed “stand-up” social networking type installations with emphasis on mid-size to large Government and Organizational type clients. These installations featured advanced tool sets from file management, mapping and geo to audio visual conference type communication in a closed intranet type environment. The ReadyStrong Project became the startup company (ISM) Intelligent Social Media.
Senior Developer, Platform Engineer | Louisville, KY | November 2015 – September 2016
(SDSU) San Diego State University
Member of the San Diego State Visualization Center Team, primarily working on the ReadyStrong Networks from space located at SDSU. This assignment was related to both ReadyStrong Networks and Intelligent Social Media.
Developer, Technician | San Diego, CA | October 2013 – September 2016
Worked on a group of intranet type sites geared towards “first responders” and disaster preparation.
Remote Technician | Los Angeles, CA |October 2013 – November 2015
Freelance Advanced Technician
Assisted business owners in the US and UK with full website builds, advanced feature additions, hosting migrations and expert level troubleshooting and repair relative to complex issues. This also included working for WPMU-Dev and WPML.
Webmaster and Tech Contractor | Sarasota, FL | Los Angeles, CA | San Diego, CA | June 2008 – October 2013
(TC Website) The Complete Website
Assisted business owners in the US and UK with full website builds, advanced feature additions, hosting migrations and expert level troubleshooting and repair relative to complex issues.
(Remote) Account Manager | Grantham, NH | Sarasota, FL | February 2008 – June 2008
Freelance Advanced Technician
Assisted business owners in the US and UK with full website builds, advanced feature additions, hosting migrations and expert level troubleshooting and repair relative to complex issues. Continuous Operator of WPCommunity.com (to date).
Webmaster and Tech Contractor | Sarasota, FL | Los Angeles, CA | San Diego, CA | January 2005 – February 2008
Mobile, Beta & API
WordPress for Android Beta
WordPress Platform Beta
Microsoft Direct (Retired)
Twilio WebRTC Beta
Twilio SMS Integration
Facebook Apps API
Google Maps API
The premiere Open Source CMS software and infrastructure powering an estimated 27% of site on the web.
Allowing for running multiple sub-domain or sub-directory sites under one WordPress installation, Multisite is infinitely configurable along with the proper hosting setup, also allowing sites to run on their own domains under the single install. Users can also be allowed to create their own sites withing the environment.
BuddyPress is the social layer of WordPress for those wishing to run their own social-type communities. User areas are highly configurable and expandable as are enhancement features and plugins. Forums, Groups, Streams, Messaging, Media Sharing.
The forum plugin extension for WordPress (and BuddyPress). Runs forums on WordPress or forums within a BuddyPress install (or in the individual groups of BuddyPress).
The e-Commerce platform that’s become the standard for WordPress. Highly expandable both with plugins, plugin modifications and utilizing Developer supplied hook and filter points.
WC Subscriptions takes and adds a renew and membership layer to WordPress, WooCommerce and BuddyPress. Also highly adaptable to handle comples billing situations for tangible renewing products.
Companies and Projects
- Developer of Multiple Full Social Community Builds/Buildouts
- Operated/Managed 6 Individual Multisite/Social Communities at Once
- Migration, Technical and Security Expert
- Full Dev/Tech Integrating Subscription Platforms
- Intranet Development Expert
- VOIP Multi-Participant Integration (Lead Dev of 5 Apps)
- Available for Platform Engineering Consulting
- Existing Plugin Adaptation, Enhancement
- Technical and Migration Assistance
- Plugin Conflict Assistance
- Feature Enhancement
- Specification Assistance