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Kepler Sticka-Jones
Kepler Sticka-JonesSalt Lake City, UT, USA
Email: kepler@stickajones.orgPGP: BD03 EB59 2620 3455 CF0A 838E F711 C2D5 38D9 CF6CGitHub: keplersjTwitter: @realKeplerSJLinkedIn: keplersjKeybase: keplersjInstagram: keplersj_

Biography

Kepler Sticka-Jones is a proven technologist delivering creative,solid solutions for business by combining broad knowledge and experience into meaningful and successful results.

Experience

Back of House Manager

Alpha Coffee -
  • Supplied the technological foundation for a rapidly growing entrepreneurial venture facilitating its growth and expansion.
  • Created novel solutions that scale with rapid product demand increase.
  • Established clear and simple supply chain workflows for all storefronts.
  • Solidified technology infrastructure facilitating retail and online operations.

Director of Company Launch

Lassonde Entrepreneur Institute -
  • Mentored student entrepreneurs through the various stages of company development.
  • Built diverse, embryonic companies collaborating together to present and eventually win venture funding.
  • Unblocked student entrepreneurs by ensuring that obstacles were cleared and milestones met.

Company Launch Associate

Lassonde Entrepreneur Institute -
  • Developed a close, mentoring relationship with student entrepreneurs
  • Worked to create a diverse and active cohort of companies at various stages
  • Helped student entrepreneurs overcome obstacles and accomplish milestones

Computer Operator

Marriott Library -
  • Fulfilled Patron Requests within Precise Specifications
  • Worked within Small Team to Fulfill Requests in a Timely Manner
  • Digitized Sensitive Documents using situation specific hardware and software

Associate Director of Student Resources

Associated Students of the University of Utah -
  • Established a consortium of businesses that provided resources and discounts for students.
  • Connected students with issue relevant and on campus resources.
  • Privately counseled students on personal and sensitive issues.

Founder & Chief Technology Officer

Blerp -
  • Launched Blerp by winning venture capital resources provided by the Lassonde Entrepreneur Institute
  • Directed and contributed to the development of Blerp’s software products, for all major platforms, including iOS, Android, and Progressive Web Apps.
  • Contributed technical advancements to open source projects, facilitating the inclusion of Blerp technologies.

Education

University of Utah

Political Science BS - Present

Lassonde Entrepreneur Institute, Lassonde 400 L1, HackTheU, Association for Computing Machinery, Associated Students of the University of Utah

Judge Memorial Catholic High School

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Debate, Programming, FIRST Robotics Competition, SkillsUSA 3D Animation Competition, Quidditch, Peer Ministry, National Junior Classical League

Skills

Team Management, Team Leadership, Mentorship, Computer Programming (Full-stack JavaScript, HTML5, iOS, Android)