Resume

Highlights

I am passionate about learning technology
Continuously developing new skills is energizing for me
I am self-motivated and take initiative to improve my processes
I stay on top of the latest developments in the tech industry
In teams or on my own, I get things done


University of Waterloo

Waterloo, Ontario, Canada, 2006

Four Year Bachelor of Arts

Psychology
Management Studies


triOS College

Kitchener, Ontario, Canada, 2010

Honours Graduate

Web Technology Specialist
Design, Development, Server Administration

Skills

Office

Records and database administration, claims processing, finance and bookkeeping, general office and supplies management, event planning, campaign organization, customer service and support, business writing, internal and external communications

Computer and Internet

Software | Office [Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Access, Outlook]
Operating Systems [Windows 98 – Windows 7, Mac OS X, Android]
Databases [MySQL, SQL, Access, Oracle, CDS]
Browsers [Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer, Safari]
Project Management [Factory Nova, dotProject, Gantter]

Web | Server administration, database management, information architecture and design, authoring and development, web-based graphics and photography, content and copyright, search engine optimization

Development | HTML, XML, CSS, JavaScript, PHP, AJAX

Design | Adobe CS3 to CS6 [Photoshop, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, Flash, InDesign] Corel [DRAW, PaintShop]

CMS | WordPress, Magento

Relevant Experience


Freelance Webmaster

Web Design and Development 2009 – Current

  • Design and Development
  • Domain and Web Server Admin
  • Graphics and Photography
  • Client Service and Support


Sun Life Financial

Analyst and Administrator – 2006 – 2009

  • Claims Analyst
  • Database Administrator
  • Technical and Marketing Support

{ bartender/bar manager while in university }


Collins & Aikman

Finance, Junior Accountant – 1997 – 2001

  • Junior Accountant
  • Payables, Receivables, Payroll
  • Reconciliations, Journal Entries, Special Projects
  • Month/Year-End Reports, Procedures, Inventory, Analysis


[ click to view full history/detail on LinkedIn ]


Interests

  • Photography, photo editing
  • Technology, electronics, gadgets
  • Travelling, discovering new places, foods, cultures
  • Camping, hiking, kayaking, mountain biking
  • Playing and coaching recreational sports in the community
  • Enjoying the company of family and friends