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Grant Card, AIA, NCARB 351 Greenlawn Road Greenlawn, New York 11740

631.651.9563 (c)505.690.8833 1grantcard@gmail.com

Architect with proven track record of imaginative design and skillful project management, serving a majorit repeat clients on a diverse array of projects and project locations Creative Skills Diverse design vocabulary ‎'No stone unturned' problem solver Imaginative design solutions Passion for detail Use of a rich material palette Autocad, Photoshop, Sketchup

Management Skills Programming → installation leadership Patient and practiced mentoring and supervision Office wide design consulting Adept coordination with agencies & consultants Design/build daily jobsite supervision Large group presentation, design, coordination

Sectors Served Hospitality Healthcare Office/Office-warehouse Penthouse/High-rise apartment Custom multi-family residential High-end residential

Accomplishments and Responsibilities Design leadership □ □

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Office wide design consulting while simultaneously upholding total management duties on multiple projects Resort, hotel and associated residence planning and design for Orient Express Hotels Ltd., Auberge Resorts, Rosewood Hotels and Resorts, Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide, and the Peaks Hotel and Golden Door Spa Provided creative identity and character in key project areas with an eye on overall budgetary restraint achieved through smart design Identified sustainable and green strategies for an all new LEED certified facility for non-profit food bank while serving as volunteer building committee chairman Redesigned primary hotel façade to exploit ski slope exposure in 5 bedroom penthouse while accommodating nuances of design review board requests for overall remodel scheme Generated aesthetic standard in hospital addition that was then adapted to remaining campus

Seasoned management and supervision □ Maintained and nurtured repeat client relationships through rigorous upholding of schedules, budgets and design quality and performance □ Spearheaded communication among all project participants while anticipating key milestones and identifying problems □ Wove together complex infrastructure and programming as project designer and manager to realize a 'medical mall’ containing a surgery center, imaging department and mobile dock, lab, physical therapy, pharmacy, winter garden, dialysis, urgent care, deli, and numerous group practices of various disciplines and specialties, the success of which required further expansion □ Large group presentation, design and coordination meetings with clients, consultants and design partners including WATG, RTKL, SB Architects, HOK and SOM □ Coordination of FF&E design packages with architecture through to occupancy on turnkey residential and commercial projects Extensive on-site management and problem solving □ Flexible accommodation to construction process while aggressively defending design intent, schedule and budget □ On site determination of specific placement and orientation of 'modules' of five star resort units and residences to maintain privacy, enhance views and preserve legacy trees □ Diligent watchdog throughout all projects, discovering and resolving issues with consultants and construction, including non-conforming wiring installation, mis-specification of post-op gases, elevation discrepancy for a second story slab installation, disregard of custom detailing, redesign for time constrained substitutions □ Creatively negotiated and integrated luxury private properties with base building infrastructure resulting in a shared use of mechanical space and amenities and façade redesign □ Design-build partner responsible for material, manpower, and resource deployment on multiple projects in mixed-


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Projects Hospitality: Club Playa Carmel - Guanacaste, Costa Rica; Calistoga Ranch and Lodge - Napa Valley; St. Regis Hotel Washington, D.C.; See Forever Village - Telluride; Hotel du Rhone remodel - Geneva; La Caba単a Steakhouse remodel - Buenos Aires Penthouse / High -Rise and Multi-Family Housing: Peaks Resort Hotel Penthouse #14, Rosenblatt Penthouse, Turner Penthouse - Telluride; Penthouse at Turnberry Ocean Colony Tower - Sunny Isles Beach, FL; 680 Lake Shore Drive Apartment, Marine Drive Apartment, Miller Apartment at 680 Lake Shore - Chicago; Los Cortes de Callecitas Condominiums, Alarid Street Condominiums, Palace Avenue Condominiums Health Care: United Medical Park, Allen Memorial Hospital Ambulatory Surgery Center, Cedar Valley Medical Specialties Building, Integra Health Care Medical Office Building - Waterloo, DaVita Cedar Valley Dialysis Center, Clark County Hospital Facilities Addition and Medical Office Building, Iowa Health System Medical Office Building Ankeny, Des Moines Sports Medicine, Integra Health Care Lakeview and Merle Hay Clinics Office / Office-Warehouse / Retail: Data Business Equipment, Inc., Eddy-Walker Equipment Co., Cap Gemini office interior, The Food Depot, Nick's Bar and Grill, Grannie Annie's Deli Residential: Sundance Estates Residence, Turner Ranch - Denver, Haciendas at Seco Creek Residence I and II, Taos Residence, Hermosa Beach Residence, Rio Vista Chalet, Garcia Street interior renovation, Upper Canyon Road residence and pool house

Education Iowa State University, College of Design - Bachelor of Architecture - Study Abroad, Rome University of California San Diego, Revelle College - Humanities

Professional Development and Service Licensed Architect American Institute of Architects NCARB Certification Building Committee Chairman, The Food Depot, food bank


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