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Jason Presley

Web Developer | Instructor

About Me

I am an experienced web programmer and technology instructor holding CTT+, MCPD, and MCITP certifications among others.
I have a bachelor of arts in education, over 20 years of technical training and corporate development experience. My teaching portfolio includes C#, HTML/CSS, SQL and ASP.NET. My corporate development experience includes Kansas City companies such as MBB+, emfluence, ROSnet and SkillPath Seminars. Outside of technology I enjoy running, spending time with my family, coding, and drinking coffee!

Education

University of Sioux Falls

Bachelor of Arts in Education

Graduation Date: May 19, 1998
1998 Graduate of the University of Sioux Falls School of Education with a Major in Elementary Education, Middle School Endorsement in Science and Coaching Certifications in Cross Country and Track.

Microsoft Certified Professional Developer - Windows Development 3.5

MCPD Windows Development

Earned: October 2, 2009
Certification Number: C579-2820

Microsoft Certified Professional Developer - ASP.NET Development 3.5

MCPD ASP.NET Development

Earned: November 9, 2009
Certification Number: C579-2821

Microsoft Certified Professional Developer - Enterprise Application Development 3.5

MCPD Enterprise Application Development

Earned: January 14, 2010
Certification Number: C579-2822

Microsoft Certified Professional Developer - ASP.NET Developer 3.5

MCITP Database Developer

Earned: February 8, 2010
Certification Numbers: C579-2818

Microsoft Certified Internet Technology Professional - Database Administrator

MCITP Database Administrator

Earned: January 28, 2010
Certification Numbers: C579-2818

CompTIA CTT+ Certified Trainer

CompTIA CTT+ Certified Trainer

Earned: September 30, 2010
 

Microsoft Certified Professional

Microsoft Certified Professional

Earned: April 16, 2012
Certification Number: F214-5781

Microsoft Technology Associate - Web Development Fundamentals

MTA - Web Development Fundamentals

Earned: November 25, 2014
Certification Number: F073-0317

My Skills

PERSONAL
Innovation 98%
Responsible 95%
Teamwork 90%
Communication 97%
Work Ethic 100%
SOFTWARE
Visual Studio 95%
Sql Server 90%
Photoshop 75%
Sourcetree 70%
Microsoft Office 98%
LANGUAGES
C#/ASP.NET 95%
HTML/CSS 92%
JavaScript/jQuery 80%
ColdFusion 85%
SQL 98%

Experience

Centriq Training

.NET Team, Technical & Resource Lead

September 2014 to Present
As the .Net Team and Curriculum Lead I am responsible for researching current industry and technology trends, teaching development courses, helping to guide and create new curriculum to keep our development track up to date and provide feedback and ideas to Centriq management.

SkillPath Seminar

Web Developer

March 2011 - September 2014
Interacting with members of other departments to discuss and discover ways to enhance their daily workflows is a large part of my job. Once the requirements of the application are outlined the designing, development and testing of the application can then begin.

New Horizons (Kansas City)

Technical Instructor

February 2009 - March 2011
In 2009 I returned to New Horizons as a technical (programming) instructor. After one year I was ranked as the sixth best technical instructor in the world (out of 4000+) by Metrics that Matter, a third party company that administers post class student surveys.

ROSnet

Development Contractor

August 2008 - November 2008
One of ROSnet's customers asked them to create a system which would allow their international restaurant chain to comply with open dissemination of available internal job openings efficiently to all company employees. I was contracted to build what is now known as their StaffLinQ.com website.

Emfluence

Web Developer

August 2007 - July 2008
As a web developer at emfluence I primarily supported a conglomerate of ColdFusion based web applications for a national group of greenhouses. Each site specifically focused on consumers, breeders, retailers, or growers as well as an e-commerce site.

MBB+

Lead Web Developer

March 2006 - July 2007
Formerly Muller + Company, my responsibilities included translating business requirements provided by the client and graphical interface from the designer into a functional website. I was involved in client meetings, site design, back-end programming, site deployment and training.

New Horizons (Quad Cities)

Technical Instructor

September 2005 - November 2005
I specialized in .NET development technologies and Microsoft SQL Server programming. My responsibilities included the study of new software and programming languages, instruction of students and maintaining current industry recognized certification.

LabOne

E-Learning Developer

June 2005 - August 2005
I was hired to help create eLearning content to train employees on the functions and complex abilities of the new HR system. In addition to being informative the training system was to assess employee completion and comprehension of the training material.

New Horizons (Kansas City)

Applications Instructor

July 2000 - May 2003
Being very diligent in knowing the material that I was teaching and being able to interact and understand my students’ needs at their level I quickly worked my way up the instructor ranks. I specialized in web development and graphics applications and technologies including Dreamweaver, Photoshop, HTML, XML, CSS, ColdFusion, classic ASP and JavaScript.

Nuget Packages

Nuget Design Templates

Template Installers

NuGet server hosting design templates for ASP.NET MVC.

Log4NetUI

Logging & Debugging

ASP.NET MVC UI to manage Log4Net database log records. Provides sorting and filtering via DataTables.net as well as view details and delete functionality via jQury AJAX.

Identity User Role Management

User Management

Identity User Role Management provides an MVC admin interface to manage identity users and roles. It is based off Personal20s but without the bloat