Marge Rosen

Web Developer 

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Seattle Women’s Jazz Orchestra

Well respected non-profit contemporary jazz ensemble. Founding member 2000-present.

Executive Director (2011-present)

Responsible for the financial stability and artistic success of SWOJO through strong leadership and initiative, fiscal responsibility, and strategic thinking. Oversight of all internal operations, all aspects of contributed fund development, grant writing, education/outreach programming, and personnel management. Established an annual international composition contest 2013. Established a music publishing division 2015.

Technical duties include

Created, updated and maintained multi-media content on Integrated HTML5 audio and digital downloads to website.Redesigned and built internal “members only” website and electronic press kit.

Built web pages for composition contest. Developed and integrated online application form for composition contest.

Project manager and technical lead modernizing and converting the HTML website to a responsive WordPress site with new e-commerce functionality for the music publishing division.

Monitor and analyze reports on web traffic, email campaigns, and social media including Google Analytics, Mail Chimp analytics and Facebook analytics.

Virtual music school – web app platform to connect music teachers with music students. 2012-2014.

Founder and Faculty, technical duties include

Built and created content for Ruby on Rails app with integrated HTML and CSS.

Built and published content for Word Press companion blog.

Performed functional and acceptance software testing.

Test site and Beta production site.



2005-2006. A global logistics Fortune 500 company headquartered in Seattle, Washington, focused on moving commercial shipment and clearing customs entry to complete customer satisfaction.

Software Developer

Developed and implemented automated solution on time to comply with new U.S. Customs regulations.

Designed, developed and deployed software solutions for complex series of online workflow screens for export automated systems.

As a production support analyst, identified and remedied defective systems in production. Quickly communicated solutions focused on exceptional customer service.



Master of Music in Music Education, Ithaca College, NY


Continuing Education

Certificate of Completion, Code Fellows (2013)

An 8 week intensive Ruby on Rails course with 4 hours of classroom study and 4 + hours of project work each day.

Included training in basic Ruby, Rails, MySQL/Postgres DB, and Javascript. Several small projects on Github.

Girl Develop It (2014) 4-session JavaScript workshop.

Web Developer for Ruby on Rails website for She’s Coding. Open-source website project recently launched in cooperation with the documentary film “CODE: Debugging the Gender Gap”, April 2015.

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