Salesforce, Python, SQL, & other ways to put your data where you need it

Need event music? 🎸

Live and recorded jazz, pop, and meditative music for your virtual conference / Zoom wedding / yoga class / private party with quality sound and a smooth technical experience

Buy my work / Hire me

💬 EN


Visit PayHip to buy my printer-friendly book Intro to XML, JSON, and YAML



I’m happy at my day job, but please feel free to reach out (Twitter, LinkedIn) if you could use my help on a freelance basis.

$165 /hr

Projects might include:

  • Writing or screencasting a tutorial about your product
  • Creating guest content for your blog or video channel
  • Debugging or enhancing legacy code and data integrations involving SQL, Salesforce Apex/SOQL, or ETL tools (ETL = “Extract, Transform, Load”).

Secondary coding skills:

  • I’m not not a Java, Python or JavaScript expert, but I can read and write enough of all three of these languages to help you untangle data flow through them in a larger integration.
  • I’m also not a NoSQL specialist, but I’ve written enough small side projects to engage in a productive conversation with your experts.

Why work with me?

Teaching and documentation

I break concepts down for people without talking down to people.

Some feedback I’ve received about my style:

“Thank you so much for making JSON and XML clear and removing the enigma and fear and ego from these topics.”

“It’s really welcoming when you break down acronyms.”

“I’ve been working with Katie for a couple months and I absolutely love her perspective and her tenacity


We could be a great fit if you’re looking for a “senior Jill of all trades.”

I’m experienced in a broad range of technologies and best practices, and enthusiastically curious, yet comfortable transparently sharing my limits to help you use your budget effectively.

I look forward to hearing from you.