Daniel Silber-Baker
Education
Interactive Telecommunications Program, Master's Degree, 2017
New York University

Bachelor of Arts, American Studies, 2006
University of California at Santa Cruz
Contact
Address: 1333 South Genesee Ave. Los Angeles CA 90019
Phone: (831) 345-7893
Email: daniel.h.silber.baker@gmail.com
Linkedin: www.linkedin.com/in/daniel-silber-baker
Website: www.danielsilber-baker.com
Professional Profile

I am an adaptable and transformative leader with over ten years of professional experience at the intersections of Education, Arts, and Technology. I excel at managing people and teams completing impactful, innovative, and performance-driven work from conception to creation. I demonstrate exceptional communication skills, and thrive working independently and as a member of a team.

I am an Educational Designer, Computer Programmer, Creative Writer, and all around Systems Thinker and creative problem solver. I have been the National Poetry SLAM Champion, the Director of Adolescent Health Education for a large Brooklyn hospital, an artist in residence and adjunct professor at UC Santa Barbara, and a Curriculum Developer for two popular Education-Technology companies.

Work Experience
July 2017-May 2018
Codecademy | Curriculum Developer | New York, NY
  • Worked in collaborative sprints with designers, engineers, and other developers using industry tools including GitHub and Jira.
  • Developed the content and functionality of featured products made available to the company's 45 million users, on domains including:
    • Test Driven Development with JavaScript
    • Data Visualization with Python
July 2016-July 2017
Vidcode | Lead JavaScript Curriculum Designer | New York, NY
  • Collaboratively designed and independently developed standards aligned computer programming curriculum pathway for grades 4-12. Units include:
    • Creative Coding
    • Design and Technology
    • Social Studies
  • Contributed to the Vidcode Hour of Code tutorial which had over 200,000 visits during National Computer Science Week.
September 2007-March 2014
Lutheran Hospital-Project Reach Youth | Director of Health Education | Brooklyn, NY
  • Managed a staff of 15 people and was responsible for all organizational programming and services for over 2,000 youth.
  • Led the creation of a teen health clinic that is still running in Park Slope Brooklyn.