Jason Presley

Web Developer | Instructor

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!


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

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


Centriq Training

.NET 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 to 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 to 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.


Development Contractor - August 2008 to 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.


Web Developer - August 2007 to 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.


Lead Web Developer - March 2006 to 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 to 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.


E-Learning Developer - June 2005 to 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 to 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.