Karen has been driving a truck for the past several years while homeschooling her son. Now that he is in high school she is returning to web development. She will be attending Epicodus from August 2016 to February 2017 to refresh her existing skills and learn about mobile development.

Karen has been building websites and programming web applications, both personal and professional, since 1995, using HTML/CSS, JavaScript (including jQuery), PHP/mySQL, WordPress, Joomla, Drupal, MediaWiki, Pligg, and Elgg. She earned her BS degree in IT with an emphasis in Business Systems Analysis from the University of Phoenix in 2003 with a 3.98 gpa.

Karen's past work experience includes Web Programmer and Business Analyst positions for multiple Internet companies, and Sr. Systems Analyst for Lockheed Martin on a government contract with Dugway Proving Ground for 4 years. She specialized in data-driven web applications, user-friendly data entry screens, and report generation for both MLM and military applications.

Karen Freeman-Smith
Eugene, OR
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