About Me

I’m Kyle Laverty, a web developer living in Apex, NC. I’m also a husband and a father.

Becoming a WordPress Freelancer

I have been working as a web developer since 2013 and began focusing primarily on WordPress development in 2014.

I’ve built many websites for businesses large and small, serving a variety of industries. I have also spoken at several WordPress conferences.

Experience

LAVERTY CREATIVE, Apex, NC (Remote)
WEB DEVELOPER/FOUNDER, July 2015 – Present

EM EN DESIGN, Rochester, MN (Remote)
WEB DEVELOPER, February 2019 – July 2019

RAMBLIN JACKSON, Boulder, CO (Remote)
WEB DEVELOPER, October 2017 – July 2019

AUTOSHOP SOLUTIONS, Apex, NC
WEB DEVELOPER, June 2014 – August 2015

ISSUER DIRECT, Morrisville, NC
UI DEVELOPER, October 2013 – June 2014

Skills

LANGUAGE PROFICIENCY
HTML, CSS, JavaScript, PHP

FRAMEWORKS/EXTENSIONS
jQuery, Vue, Sass, Bootstrap

CMS EXPERIENCE
WordPress, Shopify

SOFTWARE
Adobe Creative Cloud, Sketch

TOOLS
Gulp, Yarn, npm, Webpack, Git

Education

PENN STATE UNIVERSITY
Bachelor of Science in Information Sciences and Technology, 2014 – Present

Air Force Veteran

I served 4 years in the US Air Force working on F-16 and F-15 aircraft. During my time as an aircraft mechanic, I served on a deployment to Iraq and spent time in Germany, Israel, Nevada, South Carolina, and North Carolina.

Following my military service, I worked on two separate government contracts for SAIC and AT&T serving as an Engineering Technician and Logistics Manager respectively.

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