Hey, I'm Derek! Currently living in Sacramento working as an Software Developer for Gowalla.

I enjoy building and creating for the web. Some of my software work can be found on github. I lightly post thoughts on twitter, gifs of interactions I make on dribbble and photography on exposure.

Check out the 🌱 Garden


Gowalla https://gowalla.com


Doing what I can where I can helping build a fun game that gets you outside and exploring your world.


Babylist https://babylist.com


Helped this small and mighty engineering team grow as a lead and manger. Shipped projects in between shepparding tooling and processes that will help us scale to be the most helpful product for all expecting families.

Hipcamp https://hipcamp.com


Started a greenfield mobile app initiative and helped ship Apple and Android apps using React Native. We were a featured App of the Day!

Patreon https://patreon.com


Began as a Frontend Engineer and moved to management which has been my primary focus and role for over 2 years.

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