Rebecca Taylor

Full Stack Web Integrator & Tech Lead

Tucson, AZ + Jackson Hole, WY

Profile

I work with stakeholders at passionate and responsible companies through the levels of branding and discovery, design and creation, and the technical implementation of web concepts. After graduating from Harvard with a degree in Applied Math, I wrote the first internet searchable database of bad polluters in your area for the EPA. Then I saved millions of pets as VP of Petfinder.com. I am currently the Head of Technology at Fireclay Tile, a certified B-Corp and long time client.

Skills & Competences

Interests & Passions

Fighting gravity with wheels, skis, ropes, hands and feet. Former member US Long Course Triathlon Team. Mom to three ninjas.

Experience

Head of Technology

Fireclay Tile / San Francisco, CA / 2013-Present

Brand development, lead designer and lead developer in a complete re-conception of how we engage and sell to customers online. Intensely focused on building a brand and ensuring that all of our customers have the best experience possible in their consumer journey. Selected technology platform and technology partners to ensure seamless web to Salesforce integration within budget. Oversee SEO, SEM and content strategies to build authentic, profitable and brand-enthusiastic traffic. New website opened up largest growth sales channel in company. Member of leadership team.

Founder/Principal

Littlered Media LLC / Tucson, AZ + Jackson Hole, WY / 2006-Present

Full stack designer + developer working with people and companies that do good things. Clients include: Nuun, Blueseventy, Petfinder.com Foundation, MADE Jackson Hole, The Broad Center, Collective LA, Park Square Executive Search, Nike Sports Camps.

Vice President of Development

Petfinder.com / Tucson, AZ / 1999-2006

Lead programmer, web developer, and graphic designer for one of Forbes "Best of the Web" sites and one of the top 100 trafficked sites on the web. Responsible for all aspects of web's presence, including designing, programming and producing sponsor promotions, ads, and innovative social marketing tools and managing programming and development staff.

Founder

Velo la Source / Villard Reculas, France / 2002-2004

Luxury cycling vacations in the French Alps during the Tour de France.

Research Scientist

Sterling Software / Rome, NY / 1998-1999

UNIX/C software engineering for the terrain mapping capabilities of the Joint Mapping Tool Kit (JMTK).

Programmer Analyst

Abt Associates / Cambridge, MA / 1996-1998

Programming and research for EPA analyses.

Education

AB, Applied Mathematics cum laude

Harvard University / Cambridge, MA / 1996

First specialized concentration of Applied Mathematics in Earth and Planetary Sciences Department | First Female President, Harvard Mountaineering Club | 1996 Eastern Collegiate Road Race Champion | Treasurer, Outdoor Club | Crew