m . l . kuhn

writer | designer | illustrator | coder

i'm mike - thanks for popping in.


summary


writing projects + tools

  • technical writing:
    • user guides, online help
    • reference documentation
  • style guides, training materials
  • healthcare content editor
  • scientific blog posts
  • nonfiction articles
  • graphic novel scripts
  • Microsoft Word
  • Framemaker
  • Robohelp
  • Wordpress, OpenCMS
  • Fade In

design projects + tools

  • design thinking
  • user interface, website design
  • experience design:
    • user testing
    • usability, accessibility
    • 508 and AA compliance
  • mockups, prototypes, wireframes
  • document, presentation design
  • sequential art design
  • character design
  • Sketch, Invision
  • Adobe XD
  • Photoshop, Gimp
  • Axe, Wave
  • Clip Studio Paint

coding projects + tools

  • common components
  • ui programming
  • microcode examples
  • website development
  • Node.js. Angular, Typescript
  • Javascript, jQuery
  • Agile projects, Jira
  • Visual Studio Code, Git
  • SQL Server, Mongodb

about

Creative and logical. Journalism degree, computer science minor. Writer with a technical background. Designer with developer skills. Goal is to communicate.

My career is split 50-50 between technical writing and software development. As a technical writer, I specialized in writing complex technical information for technical audiences where I could empathize their needs. As a designer and developer, I specialized in healthcare portals and mobile applications.

Calls home: Gladstone, Oregon
Family: Wife, twin sons and daughter. 
Leisure: Walking my dogs, golfing, and writing graphic novels.
Military: Weather guesser in the U.S. Navy during Vietnam war.

if it's skills you want...

Sketch

75%

Photoshop

50%

Node/Angular

75%

Javascript/CSS

85%

VS Code

75%

Framemaker

90%

Robohelp

90%


tell me

Gladstone, OR USA

Phone: 503.501.8487

Email: mlkuhnpdx@gmail.com

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