I am currently a Principal at Daugherty Business Solutions in St. Louis where I lead our Digital / UX capability and work with clients to transform their digital experiences. I was previously a Senior Director in Information Technology at Union Pacific Railroad in Omaha where I had responsibility for Customer / User Experience and Digital Strategy.
My interests include Home Theater, Home Automation, and anything gadget and technology related.
My portfolio provides an overview of various projects I've worked on, specifically focusing on prototyping as well as interface design and development for various websites and automation systems. Though not exhaustive, it highlights my differentiating traits and provides an overall sampling of my work:
I have an interest in home automation, where I like to tinker with a number of different gadgets. My house is currently outfitted with numerous IoT technologies, including: SmartThings Hub, Philips Hue lighting, Schlage locks, Ring doorbell, Garageio garage door opener, and a variety of Amazon (echo, fireTV) devices. My GitHub repository has my website source code and also explores these habits:
After graduating from Missouri S&T in May of 2008 with a dual major in Business & Management Systems and Information Science & Technology, I began my career in IT at Union Pacific in Omaha, NE. From there I moved to St. Louis where I was a Delivery Lead at World Wide Technology before joining Daugherty Business Solutions to lead our digital capability. My resume chronicles my career and highights the amazing teams and projects I've worked on through my career: