Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law at Arizona State University

  • Class of 2020 – Summa Cum Laude
  • Arizona State Law Journal, Technology Editor
  • Trial Advocacy Student Group, Founding President
  • Student Animal Legal Defense Fund, Treasurer
  • Academic Success Program, Tutor
  • Willard H. Pedrick Scholar, Fall 2017–Fall 2019
  • CALI Awards: Legal Method & Writing, Torts, Professional Responsibility, Civil Litigation Clinic

Arizona State University

  • Class of 2017 – Summa Cum Laude
  • Bachelor’s Degree: Political Science
  • Dean’s List
  • Golden Key International Honor Society
  • Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society

Professional Experience

Ziff Davis

2012 – 2017

Ziff Davis, Inc. is a leading all-digital media company specializing in the technology market, reaching over 50 million in-market buyers every month. Ziff Davis sites feature trusted reviews of the newest and hottest tech products, news, commentary, tech deals and much more. Our portfolio includes our flagship, ExtremeTech, and Ziff Davis also helps marketers drive sales with its latest product, BuyerBase, the most advanced ad targeting platform focused 100% on in-market tech buyers.

Software Engineering Manager

  • Principal Software Architect behind BuyerBase Data Management Platform
  • Full Stack (Server/Hosting/Data/Logic/API/UI/UX) Developer
  • Principal Software Architect behind Ziff Davis Intelligent Data Platform (IDP)


2011 – 2012

WebMD provides valuable health information, tools for managing health, and support to those who seek information through a multitude of websites available to both health professionals and consumers.

Sr. Software Engineer

  • Re-wrote internal utilities and scripts associated with newsletter delivery during newsletter migration to a new vendor using primarily, Oracle PL/SQL, and C#
  • Parcipated in sprint planning and estimation meetings
  • Modified Oracle PL/SQL stored procedures and tables to be more efficient
  • Developed web services and API endpoints using Microsoft WCF for child development series management on WebMD Core site

Corporate Executive Board/

2008 – 2011 is a professional networking site that handles 500K page views per day from users around the globe. The site maintains user profiles, blogs, and a group message system used to provide technical professionals with answers to questions.

Sr. Software Engineer

  • Maintained and developed new products for a multi-tiered professional networking site using primarily, MSSQL, and C#, with some functionality using Perl, Apache Solr, PHP, jQuery, and other technologies
  • Responsible for performance optimization using algorithm improvements, markup optimizations, and caching (primarily Memcached and Varnish)
  • Developed Live Chat for website to host real-time chats with clients through HTTP requests and a Jabber server
  • Developed for Android mobile application
  • Lead engineer on several features developed for the site, responsible for the architecture, design patterns, and ensuring that all developers’ code integrated correctly on deliverable features
  • Re-wrote internal Moderation Utility using Microsoft Silverlight and C#
  • Consulted as a liaison with the product development team to assist with strategic direction and technical expertise
  • Led three sprints in an agile environment, wrote user stories, acceptance tests, and held product reviews on deliverables

Mitek Corporation

2007 – 2008

MiTek is an audio equipment manufacturer and retailer with several brand names, including MTX Audio, Atlas Sound, and others. MiTek maintained individual websites for both internal functions (MiTek Intranet) and external websites for each of its brands, housed in a data center in the Phoenix office.

Web Architect

  • Developed interactive blog and forum websites using and C#
  • Wrote kiosk application for trade show using C#, Windows Presentation Foundation, and Microsoft Silverlight
  • Responsible for database administration and architecture in MSSQL, including creating tables and stored procedures for access by internal and external websites
  • Performed weekly tape backups of database and web servers

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