Innovative web developer with extensive experience building websites and creating stimulating digital collateral who has a passion for accessibility and user experience.

Professional Skills

HTML, CSS, JavaScript, PHP, WordPress, SEO, UX, Adobe Creative Suite, MS Office, MySQL, Confluence, Assembla, Jira, Bitbucket, Git, MailChimp, Convio, ClickDimensions

Career Experience

University of Washington – IT – Designer & Developer – 2017 to Present

  • Design and create web sites
  • Concept and create print collateral
  • Concept and create digital marketing materials
  • Create consumer journeys online

United Way of King County – Web Developer – 2011 to 2017

  • Instrumental team member in site architecture design and site development on 2015 responsive redesign
  • Maintain and update WordPress site with average of 10,000 monthly users
  • Assure digital communications align with branding, messaging, SEO and accessible standards
  • Designed, developed and launched organization WordPress blog 2013
  • Strategize, track, analyze and respond to Google Analytics for site and digital communications campaigns
  • Develop and implement effective best user experience practices for major site updates
  • Design and develop and send 6 newsletters for audiences up to 200,000
  • Conceive and create web and social media collateral as needed for blog and social channels
  • Collaborate with organization experts to create compelling digital communications
  • Train staff on site functions in WordPress to independently make web updates and better site SEO

Swedish Foundation – Web Developer – 2010-2011

  • Developed and maintained multiple sites on Drupal framework
  • Leveraged Google Analytics to assess site activity and develop strategies for future marketing campaigns

Heidi Searing Designs – Owner Web Design & Development – 2009-2011

  • Designed and developed sites for small businesses on WordPress

Aeon – ESL Teacher – 2006-2008

  • Teacher of English as a second language in Japan

Ad Services Inc. – Web Development & Project Management – 2003-2006

  • Web development project management


User Accessibility for Websites and Apps—2017
IN-NW Digital Marketing Conference—2017
Seattle Interactive Conference—2016
JavaScript Certification—University of Washington Extension—2016
An Event Apart—Web Development and Responsive Design Workshop—2013
School of Visual Concepts—Content Strategy—2013
Seattle Central Community College—Web Design—2008–2011
University of Washington—BFA and BA—1989–1995