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Web Development Consulting

Wayne Parkhurst, M.B.A.

parkhurstdesign@gmail.com

Professional Summary

Strongly skilled and experienced web developer providing innovative solutions in fast-paced research environments within higher education institutions, and serving as a technology consultant for public/private businesses. Currently manage over 80 projects at Arizona State University and developed/maintain over 65 projects in my personal consulting business. Established a reputation as the person to call to fix projects other consulting agencies are unable to complete. As a M.B.A. and Visual Communication graduate I incorporate important business management and graphic design experience into my application development. Able to handle multiple priorities, quickly adept to new technologies. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

Core Qualifications

  • Superior proficiency in high-level web development
  • Exceptional knowledge of Drupal/WordPress prior versions and upgrades
  • Extensive expertise with versioning management systems
  • Strong ability to manage multiple concurrent projects
  • High problem solving and analytical skills

Web App 
Development

Project
Management

Professional Accomplishments

Drupal Development
Support and management of 80 Drupal Websites for Arizona State University. Developed custom Drupal 7 distribution used by ASU OKED development team (currently migrating project to Drupal 8). Integrated Drupal with Salesforce Marketing Cloud and PeopleSoft. 
Clients: ASU Research, ASU Research Administration, ASU Biodesign Insitute, Arizona Board of Regents, ASU Research Integrity, ASU Entreprenuership, ASU Economic Development, and more… 
Technology: Drupal, Salesforce Marketing Cloud, PeopleSoft, SharePoint 

iOS and Android App
Developed Yelp-like iOS and Android app for location and product ordering currently reviewed and approved by both Apple App Store and Android Play Store. Waiting for final customer sign-off for launch. Uses Drupal as API provider for data management. iOS app developed in Xcode. Android app developed in Android Studio. Data provided through Drupal.
Client: YiLosoft, Inc., Phoenix, Arizona
Technology: Xcode, Android Studio, Drupal

iOS App
Developed iOS Kiosk App used for instore order processing and customer sign in (order queue) fully integrated with ShopController. 
Client: Alliance Computer Services, Inc., Mesa, Arizona
Technology: Xcode, Drupal, ShopController

PHP Web Application
Developed custom PHP application for processing and background check for state employees. Project features include image scanning/cropping, PDF creation, and file management. Links to existing Windows-based application processing system. System used to print official State of Nevada employee cards.
Client: Department of Health and Human Services, State of Nevada, Carson City, Nevada
Technology: Windows IIS, MSSQL, PHP

WordPress 
Manage and support 30+ WordPress websites. Established ASU WordPress Users Group. 
Clients: AAMCO Transmissions, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, Temple University, Society for Molecular Biology and Evolution, American Genetic Association, ASU WordPress Users Group
Technology: WordPress

SharePoint 
Decoupled frontend site development for Microsoft SharePoint built in PHP using Twitter Bootstrap base theme. Experience using SharePoint Designer.
Client: Office of Knowledge Enterprise Development
Technology: SharePoint

Work History

Systems Analyst (Dec 2012 – Present)
Office of Knowledge Enterprise Development, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona

Research Technologist (Dec 2003 – Nov 2012)
Center for Evolutionary Medicine and Informatics, The Biodesign Insitute, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona

PHP Web Developer (Nov 2001 – Nov 2003)
e3 Business Group, Inc., Phoenix, Arizona

Web Developer (April 2000 to November 2001)
Racer Computer Technologies, Subsidiary of Xeba, Inc., Phoenix, Arizona

Education 

M.B.A., Business Administration
University of Phoenix, Phoenix, AZ, 2005

B.A., Visual Communication
Collins College of Design and Technology, Tempe, AZ, 2001