I am currently a Professional academic, teaching journalism
Web designer / web developer
Areas of expertise:
Front-end coding, Full stack web development, Basic HTML/CSS, WordPress development, Experience building interactive charts and graphics, Web production experience, Still photography, Other
Other areas of expertise:
Teaching web skills to absolute beginners
Yes, have spoken on panels, Yes, have taught skills-based or hands-on training sessions (at events), Yes, have taught skills-based or hands-on training sessions (in newsroom)
Past Speaking Experience:
Taught a three-weekend workshop on how to build a WordPress theme from scratch in 2011 in Sacramento (for intermediate coders).
Spoke on sports journalism panel, V3 Conference, 2013
Guest lectured at Sacramento City College about design careers, served as adjunct faculty there (2009-2011)
Trained staffers in blogging and other web skills at the Sacramento Bee and supervised and trained high school sports interns and clerks, 2008-2009
City / Location Preferences:
Have passport, will travel. If it’s anywhere outside California, I’d appreciate a little help with travel expenses.