About

BeLee is a Freelance Web Designer/Developer and owner of Studio BeLee.

Background:

BeLee started working with WordPress and getting back into the Web Industry in early 2013.  She originally learned to code websites in 1998 from scratch. During that time, she also received a certificate in Graphic Communications from Cal State Northridge, Extended Learning for both print and computer graphic work. In 2000, she moved on to other ventures in her life. Only to returned to Web Design thirteen years later.

Starting in 2013, BeLee start teaching herself WordPress and updating as she adding on to her coding skill with Html + CSS + PHP + Javascript through books, workshops, meetups, WordCamps, online classes, and the grace of the WordPress community.  Since April 2013 to March 2015, she has been to13 WordCamps nationwide, and is a regular at WordPress Meetups in the LA and OC community. She is also active with the local Los Angeles branch of Girl Develop It! both as a student, and as a Teacher’s Assistant.

Her education background includes: a BA in Asian American Studies with a minor in Chicana/o  Studies under the Sociology Department at Cal State University Northridge,  Graduate Diamond Program Diploma from Gemological Institute of America Inc. (GIA), Paralegal Studies from Kapiolani CC, Complete three mediation training programs from Mediation Center of the Pacific,  Half the program for a Master’s in Social Work from Hawai’i Pacific University (Move back to LA to take care of  an urgent family matter),  Certified Massage Therapy Program (500+ hours) from Hands on Healing Institute.