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Education Reinvestment


About Triple Full-Time, Spread Between Sierra College And American River College

  • Completed IGETC
  • Completed Assist.org
  • Working on an Associate's in Social Justice From Sierra College (2018)
  • Then a Bachelor's in Computer Science
  • Then a Master's in Business Administration

All other goals take a back-seat until I complete my MBA as quickly as possible.

Resume and Industry Awards


Tech 2U

Product Manager, Head of Enterprise Development 2013 - 2017
  • Brought in well over a million dollars in new revenue.
  • Led a team building a proprietary web-based front-end for their legacy FieldOne CRM.
  • Created marketing automation tools which integrate with legacy systems.
  • Built real-time KPI reporting tools and KPI-based development incentives.

Sequoia Equities

Manager, Won Sequoia's "2012 Innovation Champion" award. 2011 - 2012
  • Transformed a failed cafe into a thriving business.
  • Built and led a team, developing and reopening a shuttered cafe and several new mobile food carts.
  • Developed significant relationships with customers and vendors like Starbucks, Sysco, and others.
  • Growth of 1600% in the cafe over historic data, with about a 50% profit margin.
  • New food carts brought in an average of $2,000 per week, with 75% of that being profit.

Starbucks Corporation

Leadership Roles 2008 - 2014
  • As a Playbook Trainer, I led implementation of scalable labor algorithms in the Sacramento market.
  • As a graduate of both Coffee Master programs, I led my partners in product knowledge and identifying sales opportunities.
  • As a Learning Coach, I developed customized employee development regimens based on individual learning styles.
  • As a Barista Trainer, I trained new employees at some of the nation's busiest stores in Portland and Sacramento.

Philanthropic Work


Comfort & Joy

Communications, Sound Engineering, Power Grid 2018-

"Comfort & Joy advances queer values, globally and at Burning Man, by building community and creating spaces celebrating art and creative expression."

  • Collaborate with several teams to produce large events throughout the year.
  • Volunteer on the communications committee to produce communications in order to increase attendance diversity.
  • Facilitate communications with related organizations in order to improve attendence diversity.
  • Build, manage and consult on electric micro-grids at Burning Man.
  • Operate professional sound equipment during events.

Stand Up Placer

Many Roles 2013-

"Saving lives by empowering survivors and educating communities to stand up to domestic violence, sexual assault, and human trafficking."

  • Event services including professional audio for events like the Sacramento Pride parade, bartending, greeting, etc.
  • Web development and consulting.
  • Business development consulting.

Professional Skills

  • Truly Full-Stack Software Engineering
    • Programming: PHP, Javascript, C, C++, Visual Basic. (Working on C#, Python)
    • Frameworks: Wordpress, Bootstrap, JQuery (Working on Unity)
    • Databases: MySQL, Microsoft SQL, PostgreSQL, Oracle PL/SQL.
    • Operating Systems: Debian, FreeBSD, Ubuntu, Windows Server.
    • Hypervisors: Xen, VMWare, VirtualBox.
    • Cloud: Digital Ocean, Linode, Amazon Web Services, Google Compute Engine.
  • Leading and implementing change in a corporate environment.
  • Providing excellent customer service.
  • Learning quickly in new environments.