HOWDY.

THAT'S HELLO IN TEXAN, I AM A RAILS DEVELOPER.

281-761-7877
[email protected]

LEROY GARDNER III

ASPIRING FULL STACK DEVELOPER

STUDENT BACK END DEVELOPER

MILITARY OFFICER

ENTREPRENEUR

SOMETIME MOTORCYLE RIDER

I am LeRoy (pronounced not like Leroy Jenkins).


Rails Back End Engineering student at The Iron Yard.

Learning and growing.

I spend my other time at our small gym, Soul Ruckus Athletics.


Feel free to contact me about anything:
[email protected]

PORTFOLIO


VIEW MY OTHER PROJECTS ON GITHUB.

RESUME

FULL RESUME HERE.

SKILLS

EXPERIENCE

    The Iron Yard

    Rails Back End Engineering Student Jan 2015 - March 2015

  • Completed a 12 week intensive programming bootcamp designed to teach comprehensive understanding of back-end engineering and web development.

    United States Navy Reserve

    Human Resource Officer | Houston TX Nov 2009 - Current

  • 10 Month Deployment (Afghanistan): Advised General Recruiting Command of the Afghanistan Ministry of Interior – Afghan National Police in a joint environment deployment to HQ ISAF, Kabul, Afghanistan. Areas of concentration during advisement included Recruiting, Retention, Training and Strategy. Additional responsibilities included AHRIMS Training, In-Out Processing, National ID Card Deployment and Force Protection Officer. (Jan 2014 – Nov 2014)
  • Battle Watch and Assistant Battle Watch Officer during Operation Joint Exercise with US/Korea/Australia) as a member of Command Logistics Western Pacific Det. 610 Singapore.
  • Information Operations Department Head, leading six Petty Officers of the United States Navy to 100% medical readiness, professional development and career mentoring.
  • Unit Human Resources point-of-contact regarding Naval Personnel Command, pay issues, advancement and policy issues.

    ConocoPhillips Company

    Real-Time Power Trader / Gas Scheduler / Scheduling Analyst / West Analyst / New Hire Development Program | Houston TX Jan 2010 - Feb 2013

  • Managed hourly base load call options, traded discretionary real time physical power in MISO, NYISO, PJM and ERCOT markets.
  • Traded financial swaps and options in PJM, MISO | ERCOT regions on ICE.
  • Marketed and managed power plants in SE, ERCOT and CAISO.
  • Optimized asset generation by trading around physical knowledge of power grid.
  • Scheduled Natural Gas daily in the Mid-Continent Region, included management of ~2 BCF storage position.
  • Successfully and accurately nominated 100% of deals by cycle deadlines. Improved scheduling process, realizing time savings and higher accuracy.
  • Analyzed West Region to reconcile, volumetric, prompt index, basis and forward positions daily.

    United States Navy

    Naval Officer, Head Wrestling Coach, Naval Academy Preparatory School | Newport RI2006 - 2010

  • Developed first full-time comprehensive wrestling development program in Navy Prep history with The United States Naval Academy Athletic Staff
  • Coached four National Collegiate Wrestling Association Individual National Champions, eleven All-Americans and multiple top five team finishes.
  • Provided Basic Military Instruction to 300 Midshipmen Candidates monthly across Character, Leadership and Ethics.

    Target Corporation

    Group Leader | Cedar Falls IA 2003 - 2005

  • Directly responsible for hiring, evaluating, coaching and managing the performance of up to 50 hourly warehouse workers. Member of Departmental and Building Operations Team contributing toward savings of $400K and $1M to annual operational budgets respectively through productivity improvements.

EDUCATION

Wartburg College

BA Psychology, 2003

University of Rhode Island

Masters of Business Administration, Finance, 2009

THANK YOU.