Web Development Staff
Services/Specialties: Digital communications strategic plan, overseeing the workflow of the Web Development team, setting priorities, researching new web-based technologies and trends, making recommendations for web-based enhancements. Current projects include strategically enhancing the academic department websites, migrating content from the website into myBucknell (Bucknell's intranet); launching a new search engine; getting Bucknell more entrenched in select social networking sites; actively seeking ways to reduce redundancy of content on the Bucknell website, and most importantly, keeping the web development team informed, challenged, and able to focus on priorities.
Bio/Background Info: MFA in Creative Writing, University of Alaska, Fairbanks; BA in Writing, University of Pittsburgh. I’ve lived in Pennsylvania, Alaska, Louisiana, New York, Massachusetts and Ontario.
One thing my colleagues don’t know about me: I have a large and growing collection of masks.
One thing I plan to learn this year: Finish learning to play Mozart's K331 piano sonata in A major.
Services/Specialties: Flashy pages, Photoshop, 'Slideshows', drinking too much diet coke (must swtich to water)
Bio/Background Info: I studied Computer Sciences and Fine Arts at University of Pittsburgh, and Visual Communications at AIP. I was previously a Medical Illustrator and cross-trained as a Medical Photographer at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
One thing my colleagues don’t know about me: I like to ride dirt bikes.
One thing I plan to learn this year: How to make my own wine.
Services/Specialties: All things video including producing, directing, shooting, lighting, editing and graphics. Will not work with children or animals.
Bio/Background Info: Way too many years in this field. Started back when 3/4" videotape was popular. Studied Special EFX before discovering directing was my passion. Picked up a few awards along the way. Though my life is wrapped around media and visual marketing, I think reality television is the dawn of the Apocalypse.
One thing my colleagues don’t know about me: I was a professional bass player.
One thing I plan to learn this year: How to successfully argue why Goodfellas is better than The Godfather.
Services/Specialties: Managing the CMS (training, troubleshooting, creating user accounts, building workflows, and migrating websites)
Bio/Background Info: Native Texan. Relocated to PA after 10 years in Florida doing technical editing, marketing, and communications work. Learned HTML in the "old days" when users wrote everything from scratch.
One thing my colleagues don’t know about me: I was in a comedy group in college.
One thing I plan to learn this year: Multo Italiano!