Creative, visual storyteller and problem solver who enjoys learning as well as teaching and works best as a part of a team.
My background is in online journalism. I’m a front-end web developer/designer by happenstance.
Concepting. Wireframes. Prototyping. Interactive experiences. I used a combination of journalism, front-end web development and design in my work on the UX R&D team at NBC News.
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I was in a K-pop boy band.
I tried out for the varsity men's basketball team at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
I met my wife at a Rocky Horror Picture Show-themed gay bingo event.
I proposed to Ashley, now my wife, while we were surfing at one of our favorite spots in Hawai'i.
I name my layers, and I comment my code.
I'm bad at identifying dog breeds. I can confidently name somewhere between 5-10 types of dogs.
I'm the five-minutes-late guy in my friend group, and I have been since I was born.
I know embarrassingly little information about cars and how they work.
I am pretty good at remembering people's names. I'm even better at remembering a name if I see it in writing.
My karaoke sweet spot is late '80s and early '90s hip hop and R&B. Bell Biv Devoe's "Poison" is probably my favorite song to sing.
I can juggle, but no more than three things. I taught myself how with rocks from my mom's driveway.
If misophonia is real, I've got it. If not, I just hate slurping, smacking and chomping sounds.
I like Cadbury Creme Eggs. I prefer the originals over the caramel-flavored version.
I grew up in North Carolina, but I don't have a southern accent. It's kind of on purpose.
My writing has been published in Scientific American, but it was only a review I did of Bill Nye the Science Guy's Big Book of Science when I was in ninth grade.
I placed third, fourth and fifth in successive years among non-native speakers on the North Carolina state Spanish exam in high school.
I once saw Huey Lewis in the Philadelphia airport.
I went from negative to positive, and it's all good... and if you don't know, now you know!
I have four younger brothers, but none is biologically related to me.
Peanut M&Ms don't last long at my house. Neither do peanut butter M&Ms.
I could eat pizza every day for the rest of my life. I like it so much that I made a pizza website for fun.
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