Randy Burgess Picture I'm Randy Burgess, a web/app developer and instructor in Chicago, IL.
I dig Georgia Football, Kansas Hoops, Southern-Style BBQ, and @megschem.
I typically serve in CTO, VP, and Director roles for small businesses and startups.
Ultimately, I succeed in solving complex business problems using people and technology.

  • I have extensive experience with Ruby on Rails, JavaScript, and API Development.
  • I'm currently learning React, Redux, Elixir, and Phoenix technologies.


  • Base HTML, CSS, SASS
  • Front End JavaScript, React, Redux, Mocha
  • Back End Ruby, Rails, RSpec
  • Data PostgreSQL, MySQL, SQL Server, Redis
  • Process TDD, Agile, Continuous Integration, Remote Teams
  • Others Drupal, Wordpress, Spree, PHP
  • Learning Elixir and Phoenix