Hi! I'm Jason Tucker...

I’m Jason Tucker an IT manager, podcaster and web developer. I'm married to my wife Jennifer and we have 3 children.

I'm skilled and well versed in the following:

  • Apple Administration (Mac, Mac Server, iOS)
  • JAMF Administration
  • Network Monitoring
  • WiFi Deployment
  • Internal Customer Service
  • Web Development (PHP)
  • WordPress Development
  • Video Streaming
  • Audio recording and editing (Podcasting)
  • Social networking
  • Social Media

My Day Gig

During my day I work as a IT Manager for a church, the day to day skills I use consist of:

  • OS X Server, OS X, iPad, iPhone administration
  • Windows Systems Administration
  • JAMF Administration
  • LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, Mysql & PHP) Administration and configuration
  • WordPress Web Development
  • WordPress Multisite Management
  • Desktop Support, computer installation & troubleshooting
  • Network Administration and installation
  • Wireless Network Installation, Management and Configuration

I use a variety of software and tech to get my job done. 3 monitors (one vertical for code) JAMF for Mac and iOS admin, OSticket, Slack, Hootsuite, WordPress, Coda2, iTerm, Sublime Text, Airmail 2, 1Password SoundCloud and TextExpander just to name a few. 

WordPress

I’ve been using WordPress at some capacity for the last 10 years and love working with it. I enjoy combining my love for WordPress, social media and live streaming to solve problems for my day gig and the various projects I do outside of work. 

Yoast SEO, Beaver Builder, WP Engine, Pagely, Site Ground, Gravity Forms, Ninja Forms, and all my favorite plugins in the Plugin Repo

Public Speaking

I have spoken at a few WordCamps (WordPress conferences) which have been recorded on WordCamp.tv, you can find my various WordCamp talks here.

WordCamp Video Production

I've have helped local WordCamps record their video, edit it and upload it to WordCamp.tv. You can see all of these videos I had some form interaction with here.

Podcasting

I host two WordPress based shows. These are managed and produced by me and hosted by myself and friends in the WordPress community. Technologies used: WordPress, Google Hangout, YouTube, Blab.im, social networking.

Photography

I REALLY wanted a hobby and I ended up picking a pretty expensive one but it's very enjoyable. Photography is my way of sharing a moment that I experienced packaged up better than I saw it. I love time lapse photos and shooting 4K video. You can check out my work here: photography.

Social

I participate in the Orange County WordPress (OC WordPress, OCWP) meetup in Orange County where I have provided live streaming solutions for folks unable to make our meetups. This is also the place where I met most of the people that are co-hosts of WPwatercooler.

I'm also involved in a group called SMMOC (Social Media Mastermind Orange County) that meets and talks shop about social media, marketing, technology and other current tech topics.