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EMPLOYMENT

HOVA LLC

Jan 2004 - Present

Business owner.

Freelance UX developer/designer and musician. Everything from serious web developlemt to music performance.

Enable Community Foundation

July 2016 - Present

Lead Software Developer.

Involved in all front end development, design, and UX. Currently building Limbforge, a tool to dynamically distribute 3D printable prosthetics.

Women Who Code

May 2016 - Present

Sr. UX Developer.

Involved in all front end development, design, and UX. Currently building out new features on WomenWhoCode.com.

3D Robotics

Mar 2015 - May 2016

Front End Software Engineer.

Involved in all front end development in IT, software and marketing endeavors.

Lumosity

Sept 2014 - Dec 2014

Rails Developer.

Focus on creating new features to improve user experience and collect user data.

The New Blk

Feb 2013 - Nov 2013

Web Developer.

Focused on responsive design and brand development. Worked with clients on local, national, and international scale to craft their vision.

EDUCATION

Omaha Code School

2014

Rails dev master.

University of Nebraska at Omaha

2011

Neuroscience B.A

SKILLS

HTML/HAML/SLIM, CSS/SASS/SCSS, Rails, React.js, Python, Javascript, Java, PHP, UX, Web Design, Ember.js, Angular.js, Backbone.js, and adding more languages every day.

MEMBERSHIP

International Association of Synesthetes, Artists, and Scientists

2016 - present

Women Who Code

2014 - present

San Francisco, CA division

Musicians union

2014 - present

San Francisco, CA

Musicians union

2004 - 2014

Omaha, NE

OTHER THINGS I LIKE

Producing music, synesthesia, blogging, the internet, and taking photos of my cat.

SPECIAL PRESENTATIONS

Women Who Code CONNECT 2017

2017

Tech conference talk + performance.

The Smithsonian

2017

Smithsonian Next: The Future of Technology at the Smithsonian talk + performance.

Women In Tech Festival

2017

Tech conference talk + performance.

NAMM

2017

Panel Speaker: Music Conference.

Think Start Do

2016, 2017

Keynote Speaker: Women's Entrepreneurial conference.

TEDMED

2016

Speaker: Non Profit.

Atlassian Summit

2016

Panel Speaker: Atlassian's Annual Conferece.

ICAN

2016

Performer: Women's Advancement conference.

Real

2016

Speaker: Official Autodesk conference.

Do Space

2015

Speaker: Maker space opening.

TEDx

2014

Speaker: TED presentation.

World Science Festival

2014

Speaker & Performer: Science festival.

MY FAV PROJECTS

Hydraprint

2016

Meteor.js app for 3D printing job organization. I designed, developed, and implemented everything with my HOVA LLC partner.

Cat Management System

2016

Built and designed a dope blog CMS for rails that is lightweight, 100% customizable, and has all the bells and whistles.

Waldo

2015

Originally a software team organizational tool. I designed it and built all of the front end.

Hovalin

2015

Co-developed a 3D printable, open source violin for all. This project aims to pair with elementary school STEM programs in order to print underfunded music programs. I built Hovalin.com on ghost.

The Hovas

2014

My plot to get great SEO and a landing page for my husband and I. I desinged and built it.

The Synesthesia Network

2014

Co-developed a social network for people with synesthesia. In charge of brand, UX, direction, responsive design, front end development, and event automation.

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