Tom Stout

Web Developer / Creative Specialist

Experienced creative web and software developer with a flair for turning clients' concepts into dynamic and user-friendly digital solutions, ranging from print media to online digital content that showcases their brand. Demonstrated expertise in collaborating with clients to understand their unique vision and translating it into functional and aesthetically pleasing websites and software applications and graphics. Proven ability to navigate the intersection of creativity and technical acumen to bring ideas to life effectively.



Fishers, IN   

Work Experience

Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department
1998 - Present  Retiring: 2/06/2024


I have held pivotal roles such as Shift Supervisor, overseeing daily operations and ensuring the highest standards of public safety when managing critical incidents as well as daily operations. Additionally, I have served as a Unit Supervisor, Field Training Officer, Crime Scene Investigator, and Narcotics Detective. Complementing my law enforcement roles, I successfully managed various technical projects, demonstrating a seamless integration of software and hardware with operations.

National Hot Rod Association
2022 - Present

Commmercial Drone Pilot

Conduct drone operations in compliance with FAA regulations and NHRA compliance to capture dynamic shots of drag racing events, contributing to the production of high-quality, engaging content for both live and taped programs. Collaborate closely with NHRA Broadcasting to meet specific video production requirements, ensuring seamless integration of aerial perspectives into the overall broadcast strategy.

Tom Stout Photography
2021 - Present

Professional Photographer & Web Designer

Professional photographer with over three decades of expertise as a portrait and wedding photographer, specializing in full-service portrait photography with in-house custom print-making. Twenty years of experience utilizing Adobe products to design content for diverse mediums including print, social media, advertisements, and video. Additionally, brings experience as a web and software developer, adept at collaborating with photography clients to transform their ideas into compelling online visual narratives.

Fatheadz Eyewear
2022 - 2023  Part-time position

Photographer & IT Services

Multi-faceted professional contributing as a Photographer and Website Manager. Successfully managed all aspects of company websites, utilizing both WordPress and Shopify, to enhance online visibility and user experience. Played a pivotal role in curating and updating content, ensuring alignment with brand objectives.

Charles Schwab & Co, Inc.
1987 - 1996

Manager - Mutual Fund Trading

Began as a Broker Trainee for Charles Schwab and progressed to Manager of Mutual Fund Trading over the course of 9 years.

United States Army
1983 - 1987


Airborne infantry Sergeant assigned to the Army's 82nd Airborne Division

Technical Experience

Coding Bootcamps

2021: NuCamp Coding Bootcamps
Python - SQL - DevOps - Backend Development

Comprehensive training in data structures and algorithms, enabling the creation of applications using Python and SQL. Hands-on experience with DevOps tools, facilitating efficient integration, testing, and deployment processes. Demonstrated ability to deploy applications on leading cloud services such as Amazon AWS, Microsoft Azure, and Google Cloud. My project, Flight Plan was selected for review and I graduated this course with Honors.

2020: NuCamp Coding Bootcamps
Full Stack and Mobile Development

JavaScript - React - React Mobile - NodeJS - ExpresJS
Advanced proficiency in React and JavaScript, along with specialized training in React Mobile, backend development using Node.js, and Express.js. Completed a comprehensive bootcamp that equipped me to build not only visually appealing and responsive websites but also mobile applications. Demonstrated the ability to write server-side code, contributing to the full-stack development of websites and projects.

2019: Eleven Fifty Academy
Web Development

Comprehensive training in HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and React during an intensive bootcamp. Applied acquired knowledge to design and build websites.

Technical Projects

Tom Stout Photography

I wrote the code for this website using the following technologies:


GitHub Projects

GitHub: @Tom-Stout325

Coding Cops    FlightPlan    TSP 

Software Experience

Adobe Creative Suite

 Photoshop   LightRoom  InDesign   Dreamweaver  Illustrator 

Microsoft Office

 Advanced Excel   Word  PowerPoint  SharePoint  Custom HTML Outlook

No Code / Low Code Platforms

 WordPress   Webflow  Wix  Pixieset SharePoint  JotForm

Image Gallery

  Prints   Logos    Graphic Design

Let's be social!

Instagram: @the_tom.stout

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