Sakena W.

  • Joined August 2015

I'm a WordPress developer who is fluent in theme customization. I've also published essays, SEO content, landing pages, and online articles.

  • Pittsburgh, PA, United States
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Sakena W.
Pittsburgh, PA, United States

Worked with



Social Media Content Development



I am a WordPress Developer who is fluent in HTML/CSS, PHP, theme customization, and site migration.

Work history

Storytelling content writer
Watsi is a non-profit crowdfunding platform for healthcare. I create patients narratives using raw medical data in order to raise money for individuals who need acute medical treatments.
SEO specialist
I write SEO articles and landing pages for IdeaScale-an innovation software company.
Web Developer/Program Administrator
Serves as a WordPress developer for a new health tech researchcenter. Maintains a positive UX and optimization through front-end coding and content development. Performs theme updates and QA across multiple browsers.
WordPress Developer
I am in the process of rebuilding the site for an animal shelter in New York. The volunteers felt it was very outdated and were looking to update it to a newer template with theme customization. I expect to the launch the site before the end of 2016.


Sakena's portfolio

This is a site I built to display my WordPress development skills.



WordPress Developer Blueprint
MFA in Creative Writing
Clark Atlanta University
BA in English Literature



writing creative SEO essays editing Copyediting web web design


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Not seeking work


  • Available during business hours, evenings, and weekends


  • Can work 20hrs per week
  • Can commit to 1+ years


Industries I love

Health & Wellness Media Medtech Tech Animals & Pets

Ideal team

I've worked primarily in healthcare settings, so I work well in fast-paced, dynamic work settings. I'm a self-starter who takes initiative in every task, and I can turn projects around on short-deadlines with little to no supervision.