Interactive Experiences

Web, Mobile, Games, & VR

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I am a tenure-track professor of Communication Design in the Art Department at Northampton Community College where I teach courses in general computer graphics, web design, mobile applications, interactive design, server-side programing, and animation.

I am currently pursuing a Master in Fine Arts in Interactive Design and Game Development from Savannah College of Art and Design.

I am also an independent application developer with over 12 years of experience building web and mobile products for companies in the Lehigh Valley, Philadelphia, and New York.

Resume
2013-2017
Northampton Community College

A tenure-track professor in the Communication Design Department. I specialize in teaching courses in general computer graphics, web design, mobile applications, interactive design, server-side programing, and animation.

2010-2017
Parker West, LLC

Parker West is an interactive product development studio located in the Lehigh Valley, PA. We are currently serving clients in the Lehigh Valley, Philadelphia, and New York. We specialize in digital publications and developing web and mobile applications.

2012-2013
Menu Genie

Architected and developed menugenie.com. An online ordering web application for consumers and restaurants. Deployed the application on Heroku and Amazon Web Services using Ruby on Rails, Bootstrap, and jQuery. Integrated a variety web services like Twilio for phone confirmations, Phaxio for automated faxing, Stripe for payment processing, and Mapquest for Geolocation.

2007-2010
Hotwire Communications

Architected and maintained an online ordering and account management using the Zend Framework. Customers and customer service used this system to manage Cable, Internet, and Phone packages used this system.

Current Projects

iOS Mobile Apps
30%
WordPress Themes and Plugins
40%
VR Experiences on the Oculus Rift
10%
Unity Game Development
20%

Some of My Recent Work