Leigh S.

Full Stack Developer

365 dollar
Freelancer
14 years
New York, UNITED STATES

My experience

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Locus AnalyticsApril 2018 - Present

Honors-Awards

Girl Scouts Gold Award -- built and tested responsive interfaces for diverse applications

Helen J Prince Memorial Prize -- created interactive data visualizations for large, dynamic data sets

Nerd Cred -- Most Technically -- architected and deployed full stack web applications

Challenging -- performed market research and UAT

The Grace Hopper Program
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The Grace Hopper ProgramSeptember 2017 - April 2018

- Mentored 80 students (over two cohorts) by providing daily debugging assistance and weekly technical office hours
- Managed 4 student projects from ideation to deployment as Agile project manage and technical advisor
- Delivered lectures on algorithms, data structures, optimization and functional programming in JavaScript
- Conceived and presented two comprehensive code-along projects for developing a full stack web application
- Conducted technical and behavioral interviews for perspective students 2-5x/weekly in JavaScript, Ruby and Python
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VLF CoachingJune 2007 - April 2018

06/2007-04/2018Owns and operates a life coaching and education business, aimed at creating confidence and self-knowledge in a safe and creative environment. -- Runs a continually evolving marketing campaign and social media presence, constantly reaching and adapting to new audiences.
-- Consistently increase revenue and client base each year since founding.
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SWOP-NYC and SWANKJanuary 2012 - March 2017

01/2012-03/2017
-- Handles logistics for monthly peer support meetings in NYC

-- Designed and organized harm reduction and skill building workshops


-- Organized successful demonstrations and protests



-- Connects individuals to legal aid, health services and potential job opportunities.
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ContributorJune 2013 - January 2016

06/2013-01/2016
Contributor to volumes three through five of literary journal "Prose and Lore"

-- Facilitated writing workshops aimed at generating and polishing new memoir

pieces

VyceWhip
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VyceWhipFebruary 2013 - May 2013

02/2013-05/2013

Conceived and developed prototype for "VyceWhip" in partnership with the

news aggregator NewsWhip
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New EmployeeAugust 2007 - April 2012

08/2007-04/2012
Developed new advertising venues and created marketing copy and persona

for staff.

--Created and managed new employee training programs focusing on safety

and skill building, which resulted in a 50% rise in staff retention and 30% rise in

overall profits over two years.

-- Pitched packages to walk-in clients and engineered a strong personal brand

and client following.

My stack

Technologies

React.js, AWS, Sequelize.js

Frameworks

Node.js, Koa.js, D3.js, Django

Software testing

User Acceptance Testing, Debugging, Jest, Enzyme

Others

Social Media, Market research, GitHub

Languages

HTML, SQL, TypeScript, JavaScript, HTML5, Python, Ruby

Other

Consultant, FULL STACK DEVELOPER, Student, Technical Advisor, LinkedIn, Full Stack, Python Programming, Writer, Workshop facilitator, Dynamic Data, Life Coach, Teaching Fellow, Training and Marketing Consultant, typesc, Marketing Campaigns

My education and trainings

Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) Field Of Study Theater (Playwriting) Grade 3.35 - Barnard College2005 - 2009