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Biography


Homepage of Alexandra. 

Professionally she is a freelance programmer. Over the course of 20 years I have worked on more than 150 different projects that involved programming and scripting for custom software and web applications. My focus is on secure software that is solid, accessible, fast, highly optimized and practical to work with. Main technologies used: PHP, MySQL, Perl, Python, HTML/CSS, XML, JavaScript.

Privately she composes music and is in the process of writing books. She plays electric and acoustic guitar, bass, piano, synthesizer, baroque flute, clarinet and create her own instruments through sampling. Her further interests are in gardening, reading, painting, poetry, spirituality, esotericism, design, stained glass, electronics, cryptography, astrology, drawing and cooking. She is vegetarian and has reverence for all living beings. She supports the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.

She lives a minimalist, frugal, thrifty and simple lifestyle in The Netherlands.

Certifications and study

  • Certified in Music composition & songwriting
  • Certified in Computer Science
  • Certified in Electronics Technician
  • 2019: Certified in drawing and painting
  • 2019: Certified vocalist
  • 2020: Current study: Tattoo design (and artist apprentice)

Certificates

Programming/scripting languages

  • Python
  • PHP
  • Javascript
  • HTML(4-5)
  • KSP
  • CSS
  • SQL
  • XML/XUL
  • ASP
  • C++
  • ActionScript
  • ColdFusion.

Courses

  • Professional songwriting course
  • Singing course
  • Piano course
  • Voice training
  • Musicology course
  • Tango lessons

Liberated education and gained skills

  • Acoustics
  • Harmony
  • Music theory
  • Music composition
  • Music production
  • Graphic design
  • Programming
  • Computer security
  • Ethical hacking
  • Source code analysis
  • Circuit design
  • Sampling
  • Interior design
  • Writing
  • Management
  • Esotericism
  • Musicology
  • Astrology
  • Philosophy
  • Psychology
  • Photography
  • Typography
  • Video editing
  • Carpentry
  • Tattooing
This list continue to grow as she enjoys to learn new things.

Languages

Dutch: reading, writing and speaking. Fluent. English: reading, writing and speaking. Fluent. Latin: reading. Minor. German: reading. Minor. French: reading. Minor.

Charity and Donations

  • Code review for various organizations, such as Mozilla FireFox.
  • Released 4 different Mozilla extensions.
  • Data sharing: www.data.world/alexandra
  • Website and portal for a local University.
  • Website for a health professional.
  • Website for a private doctor.
  • A website for gender diversity transgender organization.
  • Spokesperson for gender diversity organization
  • Yearly private and unlisted donations.
  • 2010: Donated 20 olive trees to farmers
  • 2019: Trees for All. Donated 8 trees. certificate
  • Report on Human Rights. Report.