Shawn Cook

Front End Web Developer Saint Louis, MO

I'm a User Experience Developer at Alley Interactive. Prior to Alley, I was a web developer at The Onion in Chicago, the NCBI in Maryland and Midwest Communications in Wisconsin. I'm a graduate of the University of Wisconsin at Stevens Point.


  • HTML / CSS / JS
  • CSS Preprocessors
  • JavaScript & frameworks
  • Responsive Design
  • Web Analytics
  • Python & Django
  • PHP & Wordpress
  • Scrum project development
  • Digital Strategy


Alley Interactive

User Experience Developer
May 2017 Present
  • As a web developer at Alley, I work closely with designers and developers to create interactive prototypes for agency clients

Onion, Inc.

Front End Web Developer
HTML, CSS, JS, Python, Git, Angular
Aug 2012 Apr 2017
  • Contributed to ongoing development for core websites and internal CMS as part of product team
  • Collaborated with Editorial and Media Operations teams to develop special features and sponsored sites
  • Maintained and redesigned The Onion and The A.V. Club; launched ClickHole and StarWipe

NCBI (TAJ Technologies)

Web Application Developer
HTML, CSS, JS, Drupal, SVN
Dec 2010 Jul 2012

Digital Dialogue

Web Designer
HTML, CSS, JS, ColdFusion
Apr 2010 Nov 2010
  • Designed, built, and delivered websites for multiple small business clients
  • Performed content management and technical support for customers

Midwest Communications, Inc.

Web Producer
HTML, CSS, JS, Django, Git
Dec 2008 Apr 2010
  • Developed standard user interface and themes across forty broadcast radio websites
  • Redesigned and maintained principal company websites


Univ. of Wisconsin - Stevens Point

Bachelor of Science (BS) · Social Sciences

Univ. of Wisconsin - Marathon County

Associate of Arts and Sciences (AAS)