Shawn Annis

About Me

Shawn Annis


Both a DEDICATED PROGRAMMER and a PASSIONATE ARTIST with experience designing and developing modern web solutions

My name is Shawn Annis and I am a web developer and graphic designer. I am an artist, a photographer, a graphic designer, a web developer, and an all around maker of things. I specialize in web and app design, front end development, user experience, and creating identities and branding. I make the internet beautiful.



2022 - 2023

WordPress Developer


Designed and maintained numerous WordPress websites utilizing Divi, Gravity Forms, and WooCommerce, while providing modifications and developing custom features per client request. Responsible for identifying and discovering solutions resolving all issues. 
EXPERIENCE: WordPress, Divi, WooCommerce, Photoshop, HTML5, CSS3, PHP

2020 - 2022

Web Developer / Designer

University of Rochester

Managing day-to-day website and campaign activities across multiple accounts, including campaign strategy, audience targeting, platform setup, and campaign performance analysis.
EXPERIENCE: Photoshop, Drupal, HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript

2018 - 2020

Web Content Developer

Kodak Alaris

Responsible for building web pages, articles, case studies, and making updates to product information within an enterprise level content management system.
EXPERIENCE: Photoshop, Sitecore, NET, C#, HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript

2016 - 2018
Senior Web Developer

equaTEK Interactive, Inc.

Responsible for front-end development of websites, SEO, UX/UI design, and digital marketing. Activities included planning and design of websites with sitemaps and wireframes, developing of websites using best SEO practices, performing quality reviews, and launching websites. Also led introductory and advanced client training classes to introduce clients to the CMS.
EXPERIENCE: Photoshop, DNN, AspDotNetStorefront, nopCommerce, Visual Studio, .NET, C#, HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript

2005 - Present
Graphic Artist | Web Developer


Specialized in commissioned artwork, portrait photography, graphic design, and web design and development for individual clients and small businesses.
EXPERIENCE: Photoshop, WordPress, HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, PHP


AAS in Computer Information Systems

Monroe Community College

COURSES: Web Programming & Design, Database Concepts, Systems Analysis & Design, Computer Programming, Networking, Technical Writing

BFA in Web and Graphic Design

Empire State College

COURSES: Website Design, Business Management, Advanced Painting, Portrait Photography, Nature Photography, Portfolio Development

Painting and Photography

University at Buffalo

COURSES: Figure Drawing III, Figure Sculpture, Printmaking, Digital Photography, Architectural Drawing, Technical Drawing

AAS in Liberal Arts and Sciences

Alfred State College

COURSES: Human Psychology, Abnormal Psychology, Computer Art and Design, Art History I and II, 2D and 3D Design, Fundamentals of Drawing


PROFICIENT IN: Photoshop, Illustrator, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Microsoft Office, Excel, Powerpoint, Access, CMS, WordPress, DNN, Object Oriented Design, Visual Basic, Windows and Mac OS

FAMILIAR WITH: C#, C++, Java, Python, PHP, .NET, Oracle, MySQL, Linux