As Director of Software Development at this photography/business school, I built many specialized web and database applications.
Social and information hub for alumni. Facilitates alumni connections through searchable and browsable directory. Provide editable member profiles with automatically resized images. Technology Stack: Django, MySQL, Apache mod_python Highlights: Replaced a PHP site created by an outside vendor, retaining the legacy database schema and active data.
Tool to help newly admitted students find rental properties in the local area. Collected data via a detailed questionnaire to help students evaluate roommate compatibility. Tracked communications with students. Processed images in various formats submitted by landlords.
Technology Stack: Django, MySQL, Apache mod_python
Created group-email system for communicating with ad-hoc sets of users.
Multi-faceted system for operation of a trade school. Attendance recording and reporting; student ID data; parking permit tracking; equipment lending library.
Special barcode-reader kiosk mode for large-group attendance.
Technology Stack: Django 0.97, MySQL, Apache mod_wsgi.
Released as open source in 2016 when school closed.