Senior user experience (UX) software engineer. She volunteers her time as an early member of The Things Network - New York, and as an active mentor and educator to locally-based and remote junior developers. Mimi loves building and fixing things; a perennial maker, always thinking of new applications for projects. She is committed to open source software and builds various types of low-cost embedded systems.

UI Engineer, VP Prime Brokerage

July 2017 - Present | Morgan Stanley

Developing web and mobile based applications for the Matrix platform with Angular, ngrx, and Ionic.

Member of Board of Directors

September 2017 - Present | The Things Network New York

Facilitating the deployment of The Things Network (TTN), a free and open source Internet of Things data network owned and operated by its users in the five boroughs of New York City. Promote and support other TTN communities throughout the United States.

Member of Board of Directors

June 2016 - Present | Open Focus

Open Focus is a humanitarian organization committed to empowering communities through the use of open-source technology solutions. We operate online and offline in order to promote and foster collaboration from the grassroots to global levels. We believe in transparency, open-source technology, and open communication. Our flagship initiative, High Tech Humanitarians (HTH), is an open-source, online repository and digital laboratory for communities, innovators, and organizations to work together for humanitarian solutions to the world’s greatest challenges.

Senior UI Engineer

January 2017 - June 2017 | IPsoft

Leading a team of 6 to support 30+ custom client UI deployments of the Amelia AI customer support platform. Developing and designing ReactJS applications. Utilizing Git and NPM for version control and component reuse. Managing devOps through continuous integration with Bamboo and Bash scripting.

Front End Senior UI Engineer

April 2015 – December 2016 | EffectiveUI

Creating web apps, rapid prototypes, and style guides. ReactJS, Webpack, Flux, Redux, etc.

Front End Web Developer

Partner September 2010 – 2016 | Swingset Imagination

Specializing in accessible, cross-browser HTML5 code that retains consistent branding between desktop and mobile platforms.

Front End Engineer

July 2014 – November 2014 | Percolate

Front end application development utilizing a highly customized Backbone.js framework.

User Experience (UX) Developer

February 2014 – July 2014 | Modus Create

Application development utilizing frameworks such as Sencha Touch, ExtJS, AngularJS, and good old plain JS. Styling where needed.

User Experience (UX) Developer

November 2012 – February 2014 | Sungard – Morgan Stanley

Worked on-site at the Morgan Stanley offices with the UX team. Duties included ExtJS, Sencha Touch and Highcharts theme customization, rapid prototyping, and Sencha Touch mobile application development with a focus on user experience. Technology utilized includes SASS, Compass, Unix CLI, NodeJS, Wintersmith, jQuery, Bootstrap, etc.

Front End Web Developer

February 2011 – May 2012 | NYSE Euronext

XHTML, CSS, jQuery, and PHP for Drupal themes. Developed parent and children theme for custom Drupal module infrastructure.

Web Design and Development

2003 – Present | Freelance

Site planning, design, and development focusing on accessible cross-browser code compatible with mobile devices. Utilizing custom WordPress themes or Drupal configurations in order to allow site owners to best manage and control their content according to their needs.

Front End Web Developer November 2010 – February 2011 | Visual Goodness XHTML, CSS, and Javascript development for women.nfl.com (now defunct).

Web Developer

2009 – 2010 | University of Texas System, Austin, Texas

User oriented site planning, information architecture, interaction design and front-end web development. Planning and execution of website refresh from static HTML pages managed through Dreamweaver to a Drupal based content management system.

Web Designer

2008 – 2009 | University of Texas System, Austin, Texas

Front-end development with XHTML and CSS, interface design and development with jQuery, social media promotion direction (Facebook, YouTube, and vimeo), author blog entries for stateoftomorrow.com

Web Producer

1/2007 – 6/2007 | itzbig.com, Austin, Texas

Agile product design and development approach focusing on user-experience, front-end development of marketing website, creation of a product documentation wiki, production of interaction diagrams, client support

Senior Web Developer

2000 – 2003 | Mesh.net, Fort Worth, Texas

Directed and supervised the development and design of websites, updated and maintained websites, oversaw UI and graphic design, and designed and implemented search engine optimization strategies.