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I'm a Computer Scientist from Kentucky who's passionate about extraordinary user interactions, Bluetooth, and mobile app development. I attend programming competitions and bike around town in my spare time.

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Accenture Digital 2017-06-28 — Present

Business Technology Integration Consultant

Accenture Digital is a global consulting company that leads in several specialized fields.

Highlights

  • Responsible for leading a team of analysts, testers, and engineers
  • Working with large clients in the communications and electronics industries
  • Specializing in hybrid and native web/mobile applications

Fooji 2017-05-08 — 2018-05-10

Lead Mobile Developer

Fooji helps brands create unique and engaging fan experiences by leveraging social media networks and on-demand delivery services.

Highlights

  • Built a consumer-facing iOS application from scratch using Swift 4
  • Used GraphQL and Apollo iOS for local model layer
  • Worked with clients including Disney, Fox, and Amazon

Bask 2017-01-08 — 2017-05-08

Lead Engineer

Bask created a teacher-to-student video platform for the education technology community. It was acquired by Brainly in January 2018.

Highlights

  • Oversaw development of entire web video platform using React on NodeJS
  • Configured multiple AWS tools, including Elastic Beanstalk and S3, which powered Bask's web platform

Automatic Labs 2016-05-16 — 2016-08-12

iOS Intern

Automatic Labs develops secure Bluetooth OBD-II hardware that connects cars to the Internet of Things. Features include IFTTT integration, Emergency Services Crash Alert, and metrics.

Highlights

  • Implemented Bluetooth and socket communications for real-time vehicle data using Objective-C on iOS
  • Designed several user interface elements for driving metrics user display

eLink Design 2015-04-01 — 2017-01-08

Software Engineer

eLink Design is Lexington, KY's premiere app and web development firm. Specializations include mobile messaging, social network applications, and full-featured website administration.

Highlights

  • Developed several class-leading social and enterprise applications using Swift and Objective-C as Lead iOS Developer
  • Worked with PHP, MySQL, and JavaScript to create responsive web sites

Conceptual Systems Corporation 2014-09-01 — 2015-04-01

iOS Developer

Highlights

  • Engineered a suite of iOS applications to replace legacy Android and .NET software

CatHacks 2014-10-01 — 2017-05-08

Committee President

CatHacks is Kentucky's first and furthest-reaching collegiate hackathon. Held each Spring, CatHacks brings college students together from all over the country for a fast-paced weekend of learning, creation, and fun. CatHacks is sanctioned by Major League Hacking.

Highlights

  • Organized Kentucky's first and second national hackathons
  • Doubled attendance from 50 to 100 students at second-year event
  • Helped raise $20,000 for event over two years from industry leaders including HP and Lexmark

Association for Computing Machinery 2015-04-01 — 2016-04-01

President

ACM is the oldest Computer Science educational society. It fosters coding outreach programs and provides opportunities to further CS learning.

Highlights

  • Grew chapter membership from 10 students to over 50
  • Organized several coding outreach events on University of Kentucky campus

Boy Scouts of America 2004-01-01 — 2014-09-04

Eagle Scout

The Boy Scouts of America helps young adults live to the fullest by encouraging ample service, teaching civic responsibilities and fitness habits from a young age, and providing a safe environment to learn.

Highlights

  • Completed over 300 service hours including a 100 hour Eagle Scout Project
  • Received the highest rank possible in Scouting

University of Kentucky 2014-08-20 — 2018-05-01

Computer Science and Computer Engineering
Bachelor

Courses

  • CS 441G - Compilers
  • CS 383 - Embedded Systems
  • CS 485G - Systems Programming
  • CS 485G - iOS Development
  • CS 315 - Algorithms
  • CS 460 - Machine Learning

Western Kentucky University 2012-08-19 — 2014-05-17

Gatton Academy of Mathematics and Science in Kentucky
Graduate Honors With Distinction

Courses

  • CS 275 - Discrete Mathematics

Best iOS / macOS App

Awarded 2015-09-06
by PennApps XII
Created Token for iOS and Apple Watch, enabling natural-language queries of bank and spending details

Best Use of Plaid API

Awarded 2015-09-06
by PennApps XII
Awarded for exceptional work on Token for iOS

Best Use of BitPay API

Awarded 2014-09-21
by HackGT
Created BitBeacon for iOS, allowing fast Bluetooth LE Bitcoin payments secured with Touch ID

Best Mobile Data Backend

Awarded 2013-10-06
by HackMIT
Developed an iOS application that improved upon iBeacons, a feature available on iOS 7; Competed in this college-only programming competition as a high school student

iOS Development

  • Swift
  • Objective-C
  • Xcode
  • ReactiveCocoa
  • Cocoapods
  • Carthage

Android Development

  • Java
  • Android Studio
  • Gradle

Full Stack Web Development

  • React
  • NodeJS
  • JavaScript
  • PHP
  • MySQL and PostgreSQL

Swift

Renewable Energy

Climate Change

Internet Privacy

Biking