Christina Chalréo Breault (a/k/a Vaani Bhadra)

Professional Biography

Chris C. Breault, a/k/a Vaani Bhadra, has over twenty-six years of experience in the software industry. She’s a college graduated Web Developer and a specialist in information architecture with expertise in all aspects of Web Development, including all services that support the infrastructure of web sites based on individual needs. In addition, Chris is fluently bilingual in American English and Brazilian Portuguese as she was born in Brazil but has lived most of her life in the US.

Professional Experience

Publishing & Consulting | 2012—Present

Chris publishes material on self-knowledge, self-development, and spirituality. She also provides consultancy in the areas of web design, law of attraction, palmistry and Vedic astrology.

Web Designer Sr. | 02/2007—09/2012

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers – Corporate Communications Office

Contractor initially through Chickasaw Nation Industries (02/07–03/10) and then through Lockheed Martin (03/10–09/12)

Web site design and development, information architecture implementation and UI design utilizing in depth skills and expertise in usability issues, along with templates design and content management. Heavy usage of CSS techniques. Complete redesign of the District’s public Web and intranet sites with special devotion to ADA requirements. Oversight of Section 508 compliance on web content. Ongoing websites maintenance. Software used: Dreamweaver, Acrobat, Fireworks, SharePoint and MS Office including Visio.

Webmaster / Web Designer | 12/2005—01/2007

Beaver Street Fisheries, Inc. – Information Technology Department

Web site design and development, web server setup and management, DNS and domain name configuration and management, e-commerce implementation, web marketing, software GUI (Graphic User Interface) design contribution, creation of unique illustrations and layout for web based applications. Design and re-design of all company’s Web sites.

Interactive Media Marketing Coordinator | 02/2005—12/2005

Jacksonville University – Public Relations / Marketing Dept.

Web site design and development, project management, information architecture research and implementation to optimize site usability and visitor engagement. DNS decision and implementation; security discussions towards intranet implementation. Redesign of university’s Web site.

Web Developer/Designer | 01/2002—09/2004

Swisher International, Inc. – IT Department

Design and construction of web pages/sites for internet and intranet audience incorporating graphic user interface (GUI) and layout techniques utilizing cascading style sheets (CSS). Redesign of intranet and internet sites. Design and construction of online promotional material such as animated buttons/banners, web flyers, web posters, and special web ads. Production of PowerPoint presentations and printed material in connection with public Web site. Administration of content management and technical assistance on software and Web related issues.

Education & Recognition

AAS (Associates in Applied Sciences) degree in Internet Services Technology, Florida State College at Jacksonville, as Webmaster/Web Developer — August 2002

Florida’s All American Success Stories, Certificate of Achievement, Florida State College at Jacksonville — January 2003