I've helped launch successful, industry changing startups, bootstrapped my own, and helped larger tech companies re-launch and refresh their aging solutions. As a product manager its essential to understand all aspects of the business, from the details of software development to the larger vision and strategy of the company. I'm the rare individual who knows how to think creatively and bring rigor and process to ensure repeatable success.
January 2018 to July 2019
Led product strategy at this early stage, blockchain focused startup. Helped the company pivot from an API marketplace to a universal logon framework for blockchain developers.
April 2018 to June 2018
Taught 8-week, in-person, product management course. Course curriculum included scrum, user testing, prototyping, A/B testing, and KPIs definition.
January 2015 to December 2017
The company was undergoing the need to modernize, revamp, and in some cases eliminate legacy applications that were written more than 10 years prior. I led a small group of developers that helped guide the company in selecting new web and mobile frameworks, worked closely with the executive team to craft the vision and strategy, and implemented a framework to bring transparency and process to launching new products.
2013 - 2014
Developed a digital food safety system for restaurants and grocery stores.
Ran all aspects of the business including product design, overseeing engineering, sales, marketing and customer support.
Oversaw over 30 developers, product managers, and business analysts for hospitality software division. Started as a Sr. Product Manager and was promoted to Director after successfully spearheading the next-generation Point-of-Sale effort.
Worked directly with IT departments of Fortune 500 Companies to coordinate large scale point-of-sale deployments .
DAOs, Earthships, Cryptocurrencies, Yoga, Running, Permaculture, Gardening, Meditation, Body Surfing, Hiking
Consensys Academy, Blockchain Developer Bootcamp - Fall 2019
Code Academy, React Intensive Bootcamp - Spring 2018
Mobile Maker’s Academy, iOS Developer Bootcamp – Fall 2014
University of California at Santa Barbara, Bachelor of Arts in Economics - 1996