Qualifications

NOTE: Chris is making it happen at the Space Foundation with great joy, and is not available for hire.

Motto

There are as many worlds to explore as there are to create.
(anything is possible)

Summary

Web developer and designer who loves renovating and empowering over-sized web projects. Experience in developing and integrating ground breaking creative solutions online. Enjoys solving complex development challenges while combining solid design techniques for top results.

Specialties

HTML, CSS, PHP, MySQL, Flash, ActionScript, Drupal, XML, JavaScript, web services, graphic design, Illustrator, Photoshop, Dreamweaver, SEO (search engine optimization), Flex, Amazon EC2, Mac, Linux, PC, WordPress, Python, flexibility!

Education

Art Institute of Colorado
BA, Interactive Media Design
2002 – 2005

Experience

Web Designer / Developer at Space Foundation
June 2009 – Present
Working as part of the marketing team to renew and strengthen Space Foundation efforts through website design and development. Currently redesigning and building websites for Space Foundation departments, events, and soon the Space Foundation core website. Exploring and putting new online media, tools, and technology to good use.

Web Developer at The Society of Leisure Enthusiasts
September 2007 – May 2009 (1 year 9 months)
Aided in the migration and optimization of website functionality, complete redesign and development of new framework, new functional components, online marketing campaigns, print, and graphic design.

Web Designer and Developer at Commotion
2003 – August 2007 (4 years)
Created turbulent interest in clients' products and services through web and creative design. Worked with small startup companies to the largest companies in the world including Liberty Global and Budweiser. Created everything from printed ads to online marketing campaigns and websites.

Web Designer at Extra Graphics
2002 – 2003 (1 year)
This was my first web and graphic design internship. I stuck with it for a year and learned what being a good intern was all about.

Freelance
2000 – Present