I'm Josh, and I build awesome things with code. I'm a Full Stack Web Developer with experience planning, building, testing, and deploying websites and web applications. I care about code quality, thorough testing, and excellent user experience.
Ruby on Rails · Sinatra · PostgreSQL
jQuery · AngularJS
A recipe management and recommendation app written using Ruby on Rails and AngularJS. Created with a team of four using an Agile development approach and test coverage.
A Facebook clone, built with Ruby on Rails as a solo project for Viking Code School. Built as we learned new technologies.
A Trello-like task management app, written in AngularJS and Ruby on Rails.
Viking Code School
Intensive Program / Bootcamp
A 16-week, full-time, highly selective training program for learning professional agile software development. It included daily projects, scrum meetings, pair programming, and code review. The course focused on Ruby on Rails and AngularJS, and emphasized testing and best practices.
Wesley Theological Seminary
M.Div., with Honors
A 3-year, full-time program with classes in Theology, Biblical Interpretation, Church Leadership, and Counseling. Included an internship and intercultural immersion trip.
B.S., Chemistry, Summa Cum Laude
Advanced Organic Chemistry, NMR Spectroscopy, Physics, Calculus, and more. I also was a leader in the campus ministry and played guitar.
The Arc of Pennsylvania
Wrote and edited web and print publications distributed to members and the public. Consulted them on a new website.
Stay-At-Home Dad and Coder
I was a stay at home dad for my daughter, while also learning computer programming.
The United Methodist Church
Led congregations in worship, preaching, counseling, and administration. Played a role in leading the churches in technology and web presence.
The University of Washington
Summer Research Intern
Graduate-level scientific research doing synthesis, spectroscopy, and product characterization, and data analysis. Published as a co-author in the work of a Ph.D. student.
Teaching Assistant and Researcher
Taught and supervised Organic Chemistry labs and performed chemistry research. Published as a co-author in the work of a professor.