I bring over 19+ years of Web & IT experience to the table and have a knack for improving business processes through automation and technology. My experience includes building an e-commerce department from the ground up at a retail business, automating multiple processes & systems within a school district, setting up & configuring web servers, and everything from print/web design to web development. My soft skills include great people skills, a passion for always working toward a solution, and a thirst for continuous growth in my professional and personal life.
- Name : Donna French
- Date of birth : January 4, 1975
- Address : Northeast Texas
- Email : firstname.lastname@example.org
- Phone : + 1 903 949 1561
- Skype : donna-french-home
- Interests : full-time, contract, freelance
- Install and Configure
- Web Usability
- Grid and Layout
- Graphical Design
- SEO Optimization
- UX and UI Design
- Logo Design
- Web Development
- Digital Marketing
IT & Web Professional – That Computer Girl
March 2017 - Current
Create/update web site(s) to add content and/or functionality; general hardware and network maintenance & addition of new equipment; training for clients; create/update print/web graphics
Programmer – Gremillion & Pou Marketing
June 2016 - February 2017
Setup internal LAMP stack server for dev & external staging environments; create & implement any functionality components for client web sites; mentor junior designers & developers to ensure best practices and well documented code; create & maintain regular backups & security practices; automate internal processes to increase productivity & efficiency
Tech/Developer – Atlanta Independent School District
March 2013 - June 2016
Create custom web sites & applications for internal & external audiences; write SQL to automate integration of state database records into internal systems such as the LMS system & numerous software packages throughout the district for students and staff; graphic design for web & printed materials; basic IT support for the district as needed; Apple iOS Certified to support devices within the district
e-Commerce Director – Lane's Gifts & Collectibles
March 2001 - March 2013
Created custom web site for ecommerce as well as intranet for internal use utilizing ColdFusion, SQL, and HTML/CSS; maintained all hardware, software, and network; graphic design of web and printed materials; supervise/train junior associates to perform basic tasks/updates for web presence
Web Production Specialist – Walsh Lumpkin
October 1999 - March 2001
Utilized technology strengths within the marketing department to ensure that requirements were communicated effectively with the IT department
Bachelor of Science – Full Sail Univerity
Graduated as Salutatorian with a concentration in Web Design & Development via courses such as: Human Computer Interaction & Usability, Web Standards Design, Psychology in Human Interaction, Intellectual Property & Law, Concepts of Object Oriented Programming, Project Management & Assessment
Thanks to Donna French, all of our problems on these computers are solved!!! Overwhelming for us and it took her no time at all!
Betty Jackson Carpenter - Harrelson Law Firm
When we needed help with our website, Donna was recommended to us by another IT contractor. She examined our setup and solved our server/WordPress issues within a very short period of time. Since then, we have continued to use her anytime an issue pops up or just for help configuring out content. If you need someone dependable to assist you then Donna is THE go-to contractor for your site.
Kirk Babb - Life Insurance Carrier Consultant
Donna is very knowledgeable about computers and she knows how to research the answers she doesn't know. The banner she designed for my business is exactly what I wanted. She is very easy to work with. I recommend her highly.
Allison Chestnutt - AJ's Pastime
I am available for hire at this time.