About Us

Lyra Baitis
Web Developer and Owner
lyra@freshpickedwebsites.com

Lyra Baitis Lyra holds a B.A. degree in Computer Science from DePauw University in Greencastle, Indiana. After graduating she moved to Northern Virginia near Washington, DC and began her career as a Software Engineer with AOL based in Dulles, VA. She spent the next 11 years with AOL creating interactive web applications and web-based tools for AOL's web channels. She was the development team lead for the AOL Style Channel, AOL Health and AOL for Kids. Lyra's experiences with AOL enabled her to utilize a wide array of technologies in creating robust and engaging database-driven web sites, focused on excelling at Search Engine Optimization and scaling to over 90+ million page views monthly.

A few years ago, Lyra and her family returned to her hometown in Danville, Indiana near Indianapolis. Here she found a position with the Angie's List technology team that was the perfect fit for her background. At Angie's List Lyra continued in building web-based tools and developing enhancements to their websites. Lyra's work history with AOL and Angie's List enable her to apply her well rounded technical knowledge and eye for detail in determining creative solutions for every business's web needs.

A few of Lyra's other interests for fun and relaxation, include spending time with her family, travel near or far, antiquing, visiting local wineries and farmers markets, and enjoying the beautiful State Parks of Indiana.