I've been working with Tyler Hammer of Turn the Page Online Marketing for a few months now. Oh my! The things he's taught me! Not only the technical stuff that you need to know about SEO's (and all the . . .
While his focus is on the front-end, Warren does have knowledge of back-end programming, and can work well with PHP, MySQL, and has worked with the WordPress API, and with PHP frameworks like CodeIgniter.
Prior to joining Turn the Page, Warren studied Rhetoric and Technical Communication at Iowa State University, graduating with a B.S. in 2006, and continuing with graduate studies until 2008. After completing his studies, Warren spent several years honing his development chops. This has given him a firm grasp of both the theory and practice of building not just great websites, but the right website for its task.