About Us

We’ve found our calling by providing small and medium businesses and organizations with reliable Web expertise. Almost Everything has been serving Oakland, Berkeley, Albany, Marin and other parts of the San Francisco Bay Area since 1998.

Web Developer Tod AbbottTod Abbott, Principal, Senior Programmer, Web Designer and Technical Web Consultant

Tod has been designing and programming websites since 1997. He’s an expert at organizing complex information into databases and creating custom functionality for online stores, registration – almost everything, really. Tod will tell you that he uses his degree in Philosophy every day. He admits to being a fan of science fiction and has been known to do a lot of baking.

Currently, he serves on the Board of the Albany Chamber of Commerce and on Albany’s Parks and Recreation Commission. Tod served as President of the Albany Chamber of Commerce (ACOC) for 4 years (2007-2012). Almost Everything currently sponsors a girl’s softball team through ABGSL (2013 & 2014).

Karen NierlichKaren Nierlich, Principal, Web Design & Internet Marketing Consultant 

Karen has been helping independent businesses thrive on the Internet since 2001. Early on she realized the significance of content development to successful online sales. Today she helps clients with search engine optimization, web design, blogging, and marketing strategy. She’s received internet marketing training from Hubspot.com, the web’s premier provider of internet marketing software. Her strengths include consistent follow-up, ability to explain web marketing with ease, and a win-win attitude towards client collaborations. She has degrees in philosophy, fine art and education.

Karen is a Girl Scout leader (2007-14) and Past President of the El Cerrito Rotary Club.

Allison Rolls, Graphic Designer & WordPress Programmer

Allison has a great eye for color, layout and website design with personality. She’s been building websites since 1995 and developing with WordPress since 2009. Allison has several degrees in English and Irish Literature, and has worked in Arts Administration and Public Radio.

Lisa Thompson, Graphic Designer & WordPress Programmer

Lisa agrees that good design brings together beauty and functionality. Both can be achieved in the present design landscape and WordPress helps us get there. Lisa has been a designing since 1998 and is a keen designer and communicator.

Joe Seidler, Search Engine Optimization & Google Ads Expert

With Joe we have found an expert internet marketing consultant who is friendly and knowledgeable and fits Almost Everything to a tee. He assists with especially advanced, complex or specialized SEO projects and Google Adwords.

Kevin Chen, Project Manager

Kevin received his Bachelor’s degree from the University of Arizona in May 2009 and is currently enrolled in the MBA program at Golden Gate University focusing on Operations/Supply Chain Management.  He has a strong passion for helping organizations improve their business processes through quality control and end to end testing.  He’s known to be proactive and result-driven so that clients receive the best possible solutions.