Team

Meet the people who work really hard to bring your vision to life.

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Bryna Colley

Principal / Creative Director

As Foundry19's Creative Director, Bryna does what she's done best for over a decade—inspire great design. Her knack for asking the right questions and finding unique solutions has made her an award-winning designer. Now, her ability to bring our creative team together to consistently produce top-notch websites makes her an invaluable part of our projects, and an influential leader in the future of web design in Baltimore. Bryna has a degree in Visual Communication Design from Stevenson University.

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Bryna

Skee Ball Extraordinaire

Hometown: Baltimore

Known at Foundry19 for: Complaining about parenting

A few of her favorite things: Spending time with her 2 sons, watching football, and mentoring design students

Hidden talent: Skee ball

Fun Fact: As a child she had pet squirrels (you read that right).

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Rebecca Biello

Principal / Strategy & Operations

When clients tell us their goals, Becky listens intently. Her keen attention to detail coupled with her uncanny ability to plan and strategize are at the core of every project. She truly takes the time to not only get to know our clients, but their industries as a whole—ensuring our solutions are unique and competitive. She holds a degree in Visual Communication Design from Stevenson University.

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Becky

Wears gray A LOT

Hometown: St. Paul, MN

Known at Foundry19 for: Drinking all the coffee

In her spare time: Plays music with her son, watches the Ravens, and volunteers for Cure SMA

Travel much? Has made 2 cross-country road trips and has lived in London and Japan

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Brian Singer

Principal / Digital Strategy

An experienced programmer himself, Brian oversees our development team and web operations. His 15 years of experience in the industry provide a wealth of knowledge in high-level strategy,website development, web hosting, SEO, and more. Incredibly adept at seeing the big picture, Brian is a master of keeping projects on budget and on schedule. He holds a B.F.A. in Imaging Arts and Sciences from Rochester Institute of Technology.

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Brian

The head honcho

Hometown: Baltimore

Known at Foundry19 for: Being really fun

In his spare time: Likes playing baseball with his son and making bracelets with his daughter

Fun facts: Restores arcade machines
Holds US patent #9,197,591

Pets: Only 6. (2 dogs, 2 cats, 1 cockatiel… and a bearded dragon)

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Allen Robinson

Director of Application Development

Allen is responsible for overseeing client website and database development, implementation, and maintenance at Foundry19. A Computer Science graduate from the University of Wisconsin- Madison, Robinson is a software development and content management system specialist, fluent in CSS, PHP, MySQL, HTML, and JavaScript.

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Mr. Allen

Old-time Base Ball Player

Hometown: Madison, Wisconsin

Known at Foundry19 for: Talking to stuffed foxes

In his spare time: Plays old time baseball for the Chesapeake Nine Base Ball Club. Huzzah!
Also enjoys movie- and concert-going

Fun Fact: As a Wisconsin native, he is a big fan of cheese and cheese eating activities.

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Brian Snyder

Senior Designer

Brian’s enthusiasm for new projects and ability to think outside-the-box makes him Foundry19’s go-to ‘idea guy.’ He not only enjoys coming up with unique solutions, but also working with clients to achieve and implement them. Brian holds a Graphic Design degree from UMBC and truly sees every new project as an opportunity to learn and grow.

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snydler

Organizer of Taco Tuesday

Hometown: Baltimore

Known at Foundry19 for: Organizing Taco Tuesdays

A few of his favorite things: Spending time with friends and family, hiking with his dogs, playing music

Fun fact: Brian plays guitar in a cover band

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Sean Kellner

Web Applications Engineer

Sean holds dual degrees in Computer Science and Information Technology/Programming from the Community College of Baltimore County. As one of our key developers, he has an approach to programming that focuses on security and sound internal structure. Sean is skilled in both custom front-end development and server/system management, a rare an invaluable combination.

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Norgan

Retro Game Enthusiast

Hometown: Baltimore

Known at Foundry19 for: Having a name that isn’t Alex or Brian

The ‘softer’ side of Sean: Does volunteer work for the Linover Improvement Association. Most notably, he was the Easter Bunny at their Easter Egg Hunt this year (yes, there are pictures).

Fun facts: He’s a fan of playing old video games and has an impressive collection of SNES games.

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Alyson Cockrell

Web Designer

Alyson’s primary role is interface design, and she particularly enjoys working on the mobile aspect of our projects. An accomplished photographer, her eye for composition is a valuable asset in web design. Alyson’s attention to detail can be credited for pushing an interface aesthetic from good to exceptional. Alyson holds a degree in Visual Communication from Stevenson University.

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liz

Professional Hair Twirler

Hometown: Jarrettsville, MD

Known at Foundry19 for: Eating carrots loudly

A few of her favorite things: Exercising, going to concerts, home improvement projects, and nightlife

In case you were wondering: She has a 6’ tall metal cactus in her living room. Doesn’t everyone?

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Alex Oni

Web Developer

Alex’s expertise in the Wordpress platform means he is involved in just about every project that comes through Foundry19. Along with development, he often spearheads content migration as well. But where he really shines is post-launch instruction—Alex is our go-to guy for guiding clients through the tutorial process, showing them the ins and outs of updating their site on their own. Alex has a Masters in Cyber Security from UMBC.

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Eggs

Secret Service, ”Special” Agent

Hometown: ST. Petersburg, Russia

Known at Foundry19 for: Cooking eggs in the kitchen

In his spare time: Movies, movies, and more movies

Fun facts: Speaks 4 languages and has been to 9 different countries

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Alex Pak

Web Designer

Alex’s expertise in motion graphics and illustration adds a unique flavor to Foundry19’s interface designs. He also has an uncanny ability to translate a client’s vision into a truly unique design that hits the nail on the head in terms of aesthetic. When he is not designing, he often spearheads content audits, organization, and migration. Alex holds a degree in Visual Communication from Stevenson University.

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Ninjex

(Ninja + Alex)

Hometown: Baltimore

Currently playing: Destiny, Overwatch, and Rocket League

Known at Foundry19 for: Ninja-like silence

Fun Fact: He is currently creating his own video game (an adventure RPG) and he can Parkour.

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