Growing up, I straddled two realms: on one hand, I was a scrappy punk kid with a DIY mentality; on the other, I was an early adopter of the internet, and understood the opportunities these new technologies presented. Today, I’m fortunate to be able to bring both these elements of my personality together through my work, always in new and innovative ways.
Working on projects with real impact and longevity has been an important focus of my personal practice. I strongly believe in the positivity of change and progress, and continuously challenge myself to improve not only my own work, but the industry at large, when and where I can. Part of this quest for improvement is realized in the adoption of new tools, new environments, and new ideas—and part of it comes down to simply accepting that I am an individual with privilege, who can use their platform to bolster others.
We should all strive to be champions for kinder design.
- AZ Awards 2022 - Collaboration with Office BureauReact, GSAP, Apollo
- Good Neighbour - Really Good Work Inc.TypeScript, NextJS, GraphQL, Prisma, Apollo
- Shopify Hydrogen - Really Good Work Inc.TypeScript, Svelte
- PC Optimum - Tech Lead @ Loblaw DigitalTypeScript, React, Redux, Contentful
- PC Optimum Insiders - Tech Lead @ Loblaw DigitalGatsby
- Slack Deletron - Really Good Work Inc.TypeScript, React, NextJS
- Four Seasons - Technical Architect @ HUGE Inc.Node
- CBC Future - Technical Architect @ HUGE Inc.Node
- Griddy - Really Good Work Inc.Vue
- Quantity Queries - Really Good Work Inc.React
- Founder - Really Good Work Inc.2021
- Founder - Good Neighbour2021
- Technical Lead - Loblaw Digital2020 - 2021
- Technical Lead - Playground Inc.2018 - 2020
- Senior Engineer & Technical Architect - HUGE Inc.2016 - 2018
- Lead Instructor & Developer - HackerYou2014 - 2017
- Instructor - Humber College2013 - 2014
- Web Designer - Universal Music Canada2009 - 2012
- Web Designer - INK Entertainment2007 - 2009
Previously: Lead Front End at Scalability, UI Engineer at Mosaic, Web Developer at Underground Operations.
TypeScript, React, React-Native, Swift, Expo, Angular 7+, Svelte, NextJS, Vue, Redux, Vuex, GraphQL, Apollo, AstroJS, React Query, TRPC, GSAP, ThreeJS, Prisma, Node and Ruby On Rails.
Behind the scenes knowledge includes AWS, Cloudflare, CircleCI, Linux, Docker, Jenkins, Travis and Redis, Mocha, Chai, Enzyme and Jest.
Pretty great at Sketch, Figma, Photoshop, Illustrator and After Effects. Product management, technical strategy, roadmap generation, team leadership, mentorship and teaching.
Let's chat more about:
- Technical solutions made for humans, not robots.
- Leadership built on kindness, not climbing a ladder.
- Code, design and research.
- Using the right tools, not your favourite ones.
- Building client partnerships.
- Collaboration rooted in empathy (and intelligent solutions).
Interested in collaborating or need my skills?
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