Résumé Work

Hey, I'm Kenyon. I'm an Interactive Designer & Front-End Developer base in Portland, Oregon. I studied music professionally, grew up in an creative family, love to design & develop kick-ass things, and try to help make the world a better place. I have a passion for creating meaningful & impactful experiences, and try to use all of my skills and passions to make great things happen.

I strive to experiment, collaborate and try new things. I enjoy working in both the physical and digital worlds and bring the two together whenever I can. Check out my case studies and get in touch!

Work Experience

atLarge inc

Front-End Developer / Interactive Designer
Timeline: Mar '13 - Present
Technologies: Drupal, Wordpress, CSS3, SASS, LESS, HTML5, jQuery/Javascript, Grunt, Bower, GIT, PHP

Working with a global team strategizing, designing and developing Drupal & Wordpress websites. Holding client-facing roles as lead Front-End Developer in projects such as The Sarasota Ballet and The Ringling Museum. Wrote and implemented the company’s style guide and organized the development standards documentation.

Lincoln Center

Front-End Developer (freelance)
Timeline: Jan ‘14 - April ’14 (4 months)
Technologies: CSS3, SASS, HTML5, jQuery/Javascript, Grunt, GIT, Craft

Site for Lincoln Center’s Education Program. Produced Front-End Static Markup for Lincoln Center Devs to integrate into their Craft CMS. Features of the new site include HTML5 History/State, SVG transition, HTML5, CSS3.

Chalk Festival

Designer & Developer (freelance)
Timeline: Jan '10 - present
Technologies: Wordpress, CSS3, SASS, HTML5, jQuery/Javascript, GIT, MapBox

Responsible for designing and developing website annually, according to festival theme. Head Graphic Designer, responsible for creating branding & promotional designs, and overseeing all design-work.

Blink Tech

Front-End Developer
Timeline: Jun ‘12 – Mar ’13 (10 months)
Technologies: CSS, HTML, jQuery/Javascript, SVN

Worked with a large team that developed and maintained Zend framework websites for a wide range of clients. Telecommute position required virtual teamwork and project management skills.

Clothesline Creative

Lead Designer
Timeline: Jan '09 - Mar '13
Technologies: CSS3, HTML5, jQuery/Javascript

Head Graphic designer, responsible for producing agency & gallery-show branding. Led client-facing meetings, developing branding & promotional material.

Education

Center For Digital Imaging Arts

Web Design & Development / Graphic Design
Timeline Mar '11 – Sep '11

Intensive course focusing on a foundation of HTML, CSS, web standards, jQuery and Javascript, as well as design principals, typography, Adobe Creative Suite & Flash.

Berklee College Of Music

Bachelor Of Music Degree
Timeline Sep '07 – Apr '11

4 year Bachelor Degree in Performance and Professional music. Played as a member of multiple bands: Koala, Laura Jorgensen, Stellamaze, lawok / illenomis.

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Lincoln Center Education

Front-End Developer
Jan ‘14 - April ’14
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Chalk Festival

Developer / Designer
March '12 - Present
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Clothesline

Design / Branding
Jan '09 - Mar '13
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