designer. programmer. dreamer.
Rachel Carden is a web developer and designer for The University of Alabama with over ten years of experience in back and front-end web development and digital design. She has spent the last nine years working in higher education and enjoys building an accessible, open web using numerous, and ever changing, languages, frameworks, and APIs, especially WordPress.
When she’s not helping build the web, she works to encourage openness, collaboration and professional development as a public speaker and organizer of WPCampus, WebTide, Tuscaloosa Web Professionals, HighEdWeb Alabama, and TEDxTuscaloosa.
A lover of all things Disney, Rachel is also a fitness junkie who loves to tweet, travel and binge-watch old TV shows on Netflix.