I'm a web developer at the University of California, Irvine in the Office of Information Technology (OIT).

I am responsible our simple web hosting solutions using WordPress Multisite - UCI Sites and Faculty Websites . I am also responsible for the Office of Information Technology's public website which is currently using WordPress as the content management system.

I'm an avid baker, love to draw, and am well on my way to becoming a cat lady.

WordCamp OC 2014

May 9, 2014

Tickets for WordCamp OC went on sale on Wednesday. Last year it sold out in a few days, so get your tickets now if you want to attend. If you use WordPress, develop for WordPress or just want to learn

New Drawing Blog

September 10, 2013

“We all have 10,000 bad drawings in us, the sooner we get them out the better.” – Walt Stanchfield I love to draw. I always have. However, when I haven’t drawn in a while I get performance anxiety and don’t

DIY Websites

August 8, 2013

UCI hosted the annual UC IT conference, UCCSC, this year. Each summer one of the 10 University of California campuses hosts the conference which brings IT professionals together for two days of sessions relating to the work we do. I

Cat Ipsum

July 17, 2013

Have you ever used “Lorem ipsum”? If so, you’ll likely recognize the placeholder text used to demonstrate where content should go in a print or web design. Have you ever been bored with Lorem ipsum and looked for alternatives? Look

A little bit of kindness

May 3, 2013

http://youtu.be/MGEiA80ZL08

WordCamp OC

May 1, 2013

I’m going to WordCamp OC! I’m glad I managed to get a ticket before they sold out within one day.

Panda!

March 1, 2013

Benefits of Accessibility and SEO

January 17, 2013

This is a good overview of how web accessibility and search engine optimization are important and how they go hand-in-hand. Understanding the benefits of accessibility and SEO Improving SEO Using Accessibility Techniques | by Morten Rand-Hendriksen View this entire Improving

Subscribing to UCI Exchange Calendars in Apple’s Calendar App

December 4, 2012

If you need to share your UCI Exchange Calendar with someone who is not using the service, you can do so by publishing a restricted calendar and sharing the link with others. This tutorial covers subscribing to the calendar in Apple’s Calendar app.

Annotating Screenshots

November 7, 2012

In my line of work, I often find it easier to include a screenshot of a task to help people understand how to accomplish something rather than a lengthy written explanation. As they say, a picture (or screenshot) is worth