Innovative web developer with extensive experience building websites as well as creating stimulating web collateral.

Professional Skills

HTML, CSS, JavaScript, PHP, WordPress CMS, SEO, UX Illustrator, Photoshop, In-Design, Acrobat, MS Office, MySQL, Convio, Experience with PHP scripts, database management systems, Bitbucket, Git

Career Experience

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

  • Maintain site to align with branding, messaging, SEO and accessible standards
  • Instrumental team member in site architecture design and site development on 2015 responsive redesign
  • Planned, designed, developed and launched organization’s blog on WordPress in 2013
  • Track, analyze and respond to Google analytics results for site and digital communications campaigns
  • Continually develop and implement effective best user experience practices for multiple sites
  • Responsible for creation of technical manuals for staff on web functions
  • Develop and update search engine optimization protocols, and other procedures for website
  • Conceive and create web and social media collateral as needed for blog and social channels
  • Collaborate with organization experts to create compelling digital communications
  • Ran and improved presence of all social media platforms for entire organization and campaigns until 2015
  • Train staff on web functions in WordPress to independently make web updates and better site SEO
  • Train and inspire staff of 120+ in social media and blogging

Swedish Foundation – Web Developer – 2010-2011

  • Developed and maintained multiple sites on Drupal and in HTML
  • Used Google analytics to assess current site and develop strategies for future marketing campaigns
  • Advised staff on utilizing social media best practices

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

  • Designed and developed sites for small businesses on WordPress platform
  • Consulted clients on marketing best practices in social media to expand clientele and customer satisfaction

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


JavaScript Certification—University of Washington Extension—Currently enrolled. Graduate in July, 2016
An Event Apart—Web Development and Responsive Design Workshop—2013
School of Visual Concepts—Writing for Social Media—2013
School of Visual Concepts—Content Strategy—2013
Seattle Central Community College—Web Design—2008–2011
University of Washington—BFA and BA—1989–1995