Work Experience

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Freelance Web Design, IT, and Media 2011 – Present

  • Web Design
    • Design, development, and administration of client WordPress sites
    • Clients have so far opted for lower cost modified template designs versus custom solutions
    • HTML content input
    • CSS customization: alignment, ordering, typography, responsive behaviour modification
    • jQuery: carousel alterations, animation changes, visual elements, additional interactivity
  • Contributing Editor and Writer at Videomaker magazine
  • Repairs and upgrades: PC and Apple products
  • Malware and virus removal
  • Custom builds
  • Small network installation and administration
  • Freelance sound engineer and musician

EXL Landa Software Design Internship, Chico, CA – June 2011 – December 2011

  • HTML prototyping, software specification writing, graphics editing, iconography,
    user interface design and, and Agile QA testing
  • Product type: web based medical management software

Energy Plant Inc., Chico, CA – July 2010 – Present

  • Advisor and Founding Member: planning, design, documents, marketing, website
  • Producer, studio recording, mixing, and live sound
  • Internship coordinator and instructor
  • Experience with a variety of music styles: Rock, Metal, Ska and Reggae, Country and Blues, Jazz, Experimental, Hip-Hop, Folk, Classical music
  • Touring experience
  • Artist booking, management, and development
  • Studio technician: studio design, installation, maintenance

Laxson Auditorium Theatre Technician, Chico, CA – April 2012 – February 2013

  • Stage setup
  • Sound technician
  • Rigging and lighting
  • Worked with: Cats, A Chorus Line, A Birdhouse Factory, Russian National Orchestra, and other international acts

School of the Arts Productions Mixing Engineer, Chico, CA – December 2011 – February 2012

  • Stage planning, management, setup and tear down
  • Mains and monitor mixing

KCSC Radio Internship, Chico, CA – February 2011 – May 2011

  • Production staff: produce, record and edit audio content for the station: clips, sound bites, promotional content
  • Internet radio DJ: host a show, topic and music selection

Radio Chico Internship, Chico, CA – August 2010 – May 2011

  • Board operation and signal processing
  • Media packet, brochure design, and authoring for KQMS and KQPT
  • Clerical experience managing large amounts of operations records
  • Live event broadcast setup, Taste of Chico (09/2010), Charity Event (12/2010)

Associated Students: Common Grounds, Barista, Chico, CA – August 2010 – May 2011

  • Customer service, sales and cashiering experience
  • Food and beverage preparation – making good coffee and tasty food!
  • North Valley Productions Stage Staff, Chico, CA – 2010

    • Stage setup and tear down with Tolar AVL for the Chico Brew Festival (07/2010)
    • Instrument specialist for Billy Bragg at the El Rey, Chico CA (10/2010)

    Extra Curricular, Volunteer Work, and Interests

  • Musician – drums, bass guitar, and digital composition
  • Sound Engineer – benefit and charity shows
  • Classic car restoration