415-279-9697 jeff@paterson.dev

Freelance Digital Consultant for hire

I’m a web developer and digital strategist based in the San Francisco Bay Area. I enjoy using my extensive nonprofit leadership experience and IT background to advance my client’s online presence and overall goals. I specialize in WordPress sites that seamlessly integrate donation processing and/or eCommerce, data collection, and design. I also offer managed, hands-on site hosting and ongoing support.


Let’s talk!

Happy to share insight and advice to nonprofit progressive organizations and small businesses. Let’s talk about your goals.

Web Development

I specialize in creating or reimagining WordPress websites that are both beautiful and functional. And I’m looking for a more clients that require part time, ongoing digital assistance and support.  

Digital Strategy

A comprehensive digital strategy consists of your website, email, web content, social media, mobile (SMS), video, advertising (SEM/SEO), organizing, design, and web development. 

Ongoing Support

I’m currently offering 12 hours of maintenance, content publishing, theme modifications, and/or graphic design for only $500 prepaid–a significant discount on my standard $55/hr rate.

Web Hosting

Hands on, managed web hosting, only $350 a year. Includes: nightly backups; WordPress core, theme, and plugin updates; security checks, performance reporting; and broken link tracking.


Galvanize Full Stack Web Developer

WordPress, JavaScript, HTML, CSS

Photoshop, photography, and video editing

Web / SEO full service agency subcontractor

Database / Systems Admin @ California Poison Control

Programmer / Analyst @ University of California SF


Executive Director, Courage to Resist
Campaign Director, Chelsea Manning Support Network

Convinced President Obama to commute the 35-year prison sentence of transgender whistleblower Army intel analyst Chelsea Manning (2010-2017)

Organized the legal & political defense of dozens of military servicemembers who faced court martials for opposing the Iraq & Afghan Wars (2006-2010)

Website director for the national anti-war organization Not in Our Name  (2004-2006)

Nice work. And fast, folks, Jeff can move very fast.

Reimagined website with new donor processing integrated with email collection, social media integrations, and an advanced community calendar system.


Paul George, Peninsula Peace and Justice Center