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P.J. Gardner
Gardner Information Design, Inc.
P.O. Box 142
Arlington, MA 02476-0002
781-646-6849
info @ gidi.biz

SUMMARY

Front-End Web and CSS Developer, Senior Information Architect, and Accessibility expert providing consulting and contracting services for standards-compliant and cross-browser compatible websites, intranets, and web applications. Strong information design and content delivery experience in the software technology, financial services, and health care industries. Specialties in content migrations, Accessible Web Design, and Section 508 accessibility.

TECHNICAL HIGHLIGHTS

Internet Technologies: HTML/XHTML, CSS, XML, JavaScript & jQuery Integration
Web Tools: Adobe Creative Suite (Dreamweaver), Adobe Photoshop, CSE HTML Validator, TopStyle Pro, Beyond Compare, Subversion and Tortoise SVN, FTP clients, JIRA, etc., for both Linux and Windows Server
Application Software: Microsoft Visio, Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, Outlook), Adobe Acrobat Professional (PDF), etc.
Accessibility Tools: JAWS, Dragon NaturallySpeaking, Deque Worldspace, HiSoftware AccVerify, WebAIM WAVE, Cynthia Says, etc.
Content Management Systems: Microsoft SharePoint, Oracle Universal Content Manager (UCM), Oracle PortalAS, Interwoven Teamsite, etc.
Operating Systems: Microsoft Windows, Unix, MVS, Macintosh OS

EXPERIENCE

Gardner Information Design, Inc., Arlington, MA
Information Designer / Consultant (self-employment)
2002 to Present

Altisource Labs, Boston, MA
UI Developer (contract)
December 2013 - Present

Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, Boston, MA
Web Designer (contract)
March 2011 - July 2013

FirstEnergy Corp., Akron, OH
Usability Consultant (consulting assignment)
July - September 2011

RSA (The Security Division of EMC), Bedford, MA
Web Developer (contract)
August - December 2010

Nuance Communications, Inc., Burlington, MA
Web Developer (contract)
May - June 2010

Beam Interactive and Relationship Marketing, Inc., Boston, MA
Web Developer (contract)
March - April 2010

The Andover Companies, Andover, MA
Process Documentation Consultant (freelance projects)
November 2007 - August 2009

Cramer, Norwood, MA
Presentation Engineer (projects)
July 2008 - March 2009

Isovera, Cambridge, MA
Accessibility Lead (project)
April - December 2008

Fresenius Medical Care North America, Lexington, MA
Web Content Designer (contract)
May - September 2007

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts, Boston, MA
Information Architect (contract)
January - April 2007

Knowbility, Inc., Austin, TX
Program Director, AIR-Boston (project)
March 2006 - April 2007

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts, Boston, MA
Process Documentation Consultant (contract)
August - December 2006

TecAccess LLC, Rockville, VA
Senior Accessibility Consultant (consulting projects)
August - December 2005

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts, Boston, MA
Technical Writer (contract)
January - July 2005

Fidelity Investments, Merrimack, NH
Technical Writer (contract)
November - December 2004

Staples, Framingham, MA
Front-End Web Developer (contract)
January - July 2004

MEMBERSHIPS

WORKSHOPS, SEMINARS & CONFERENCES

EDUCATION

School of Professional and Continuing Studies, Northeastern University, Boston, MA

State University of New York at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, NY