Dana M. Coffey

769 Weeping Willow Drive

athens, GA  30605

 (678) 561-5282




Seeking a lead software application development role in a dynamic and energetic team.




Technical Management, Bachelor of Science                    June 2009

Clayton State University / DeVry University, Atlanta, Georgia


Studies focused in application development, IT project management, multimedia design, technical planning, and business case analyses. Created working prototypes for numerous web site projects and desktop applications.



Senior Application Developer                                                         Oct. 2017 – Present

Soltech Inc,   Atlanta, GA


Provided support for legacy engineering application on client site, developed business critical web tools for use in multiple teams, Developed mobile application using NFC for communication with refrigeration units. Used .NET, SQL, Oracle, TFS, JQuery, MVC, Gupta, C#, Android Development studio.


Web Application Developer                                                             Nov. 2016 – Oct 2017

Avid Design, Inc,   Norcross, GA


Assisted in the development of award winning heath care and hospital websites.  Developed custom CMS using ASP.NET, SQL, C#, VB.NET, Javascript, Jquery, Bootstrap etc.  Provided extensive back-end development and database design, stored procedure creation and optimization.



Database Application Developer                                                  Sept. 2015 – August 2016

Zaxby’s Franchising, LLC,  Athens, GA


Developed complex data integrations among multiple applications, ported classic ASP intranet to ASP.NET written in C#, wrote SQL queries, optimized database performance on MS SQL Server,  developed reports in SSRS, and automated, created ASP.NET and Winforms line of business applications, performed SQL to Lawson data conversion, developed services to facilitate middle tier integration and automation, eliminated the need for several disparate applications to perform ACH procecessing by automating the process.



Senior Application Developer                                                     March 2008 – Sept 2015

McGuire Woods LLP, Richmond,  Virginia


Created, updated, and maintained site pages for intranet and public web applications, using CSS, HTML, JavaScript,  ASP.NET, SQL Server, SharePoint and XML/XSL, online payment features, Citrix Application Server, Elite DB, and Crystal Reports. Coordinated with vendors and stakeholders in technical lead capacity.  Developed complex reporting solutions using SQL Reporting Services.  Architected desktop applications and Web Services Applications to support the various lines of business.  Functioned as development lead on various team based development efforts.



Web Developer/Umbraco Consultant                                  Jan  2010 – December 2011

Jackson Healthcare LLC, Atlanta, GA


Installed and configured Umbraco sites and modules for a myriad of healthcare companies serviced by Jackson Healthcare.  Created custom modules and interfaces within Umbraco.


Senior Application Developer                                                          March 2007 – March 2008

Definition 6, Atlanta, Georgia


Lead developer for back end development on web sites and promotional media for large businesses. Utilized best practices to create concise web sites for specific client needs. Site creation included use of CSS, HTML, ASP.NET, C#, AJAX, XML/XSL, JavaScript, MySQL, online payment features, and form processing. Functioned as team lead, managing a group of outsourced developers. 



Senior .NET Developer                                                                   November  2006 – March 2007

Mountville Mills, Atlanta, Georgia


Performed maintenance on existing systems (ASP 3.0/classic).  Created complex business reports and queries using SQL 2005 Server, C# and SQL Reporting Services.  participated in development of E-Commerce website integrating Axapta, BizTalk, MS Commerce Server and ASP.NET 2.0


Group Manager - IT Development                                                February 2006 – August  2006

Communication Resources, Canton, OH


Performed maintenance on existing systems (ASP 3.o and VB Com+).  Developed new web and desktop solutions using .NET 2.0, C#, SQL Server 2005 and SharePoint Portal Server.  Developed web-parts for SharePoint.  Managed projects, tasks and resources for the IT Development Team as well as for the Database team.



Senior Web Application Developer                                             July 2005 – February 2006

Beazer Homes, Atlanta, Georgia


Worked on existing and new web development using ASP, .NET, C#, SQL Server, XML/XSL, SQL Reporting Services, Microsoft Project Server and SharePoint portal server.  Provided documentation, architecture and project management of assigned projects and deliverables



Web Application Developer  - Call Center Tools                               January  2004 – July 2005

Earthlink, Inc., Atlanta, Georgia


Performed development of web-based software solutions to support Earthlink's Call Centers.  Developed portal based solutions implementing ASP.NET, VB.NET, Web Services, SQL Server, XML, and the open-source DotNetNuke Portal framework.  Integrated many user-based system tools into the public Earthlink website.  Mentored junior developers, provided documentation architecture and project management of assigned projects and deliverables.



Web Application Developer                                                          October 2000 – August 2002

Brown and Caldwell, Atlanta, Georgia


Developed web-based learning management system for the City of Atlanta's Waste Management Dept.  Developed custom line of business web-based applications for company portal.  Performed development of classic software solutions (Visual Basic, ASP 3.0), web based multi-tiered solutions using ASP.NET, SQL Server, ARC IMS,  and mobile solutions using Windows CE for handheld PC's.




Independent Contractor                                                                 April 1996 – October 2000


Performed contractor/consultant role for several short and long term contracts.  Developed Web Services, and web based applications using ASP, VB 6.0, HTML, JavaScript, Photoshop, MS Access, SQL Server, Visual FoxPro and VBA.




Microsoft MVP - ASP.NET (2003,2004)

ASP Insiders  Charter Member (2003 until present)

Speaker (Atlanta .NET Usergroup, Atlanta Code Camp, Richmond Code Camp, INETA, MSDNConn)

Technology Blogger (www.danacoffey.com)

Technical Forum Moderator

Women In Technology Promoter (conferences, talks, forums, hosting Girl Geek Dinners)





VB  6


SQL Server


Oracle DMBS




Visual Studio


ASP 3.0 (classic)

Payment Gateways

SQL Reporting Svcs

MS Access




Windows Server


Web Services





Business Analysis




Community Server

Graffiti CMS






Cold Fusion

Shell scripting




Technical Lead

Project  Mgmt.

Team Foundation Server