3605 West 85th St | Leawood, KS Laarojones@gmail.com | (913) 669-7637
Education M.Arch Degree Candidate University of Oregon School of Architecture and Allied Arts
Bachelor of Arts in Architecture Major: Architecture, Minor: Photography Washington University in St. Louis Sam Fox School of Design & Visual Arts
Study Abroad Santa Reparata International School of Art, Florence, Italy Focus: Photography, Rennaissance Art and Architecture
Architecture Experience designBridge, Co-op Family Center Design Team Member • Developed design charrettes to better understand client needs and define necessary programmatic elements. • Conceptualized designs for the playscape from early schematic design to construction documents. • Generated permit drawings for client and city approval. • Reconciled budgets for time and money with project demands. Tom & Helen Sullivan Freelance Designer • Created design drawings for home office remodel. • Redeveloped spatial organization within constraints of 100sf. FS&L Architects Architecture Intern • Updated and corrected project drawings for residential, commercial and renovation projects. • Participated in design process, including plans, site plans and detailed sections on existing projects. • Attended site visits and client meetings to monitor project progress and discuss future programming.
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Teaching Assistant for Arch 283, University of Oregon. Volunteer Staff Associate, Kaleidoscope Children’s Art Center. Softball, Intramural Sports, Washington University, St. Louis. Student Photographer for Student Life, Washington University, St. Louis. • Overnight Welcome Leader, Washington University, St. Louis.
Eugene, OR Oct 2011-Present
Westwood, KS April 2011
Kansas City, MO May 2008 - Aug 2008
2012 2010 2009-2010 2006 2006-2007
Skills • Computer: Well versed in AutoCAD, Adobe Illustrator, In Design and Photoshop. Basic knowledge of Rhino and ArchiCAD. • Drawing: Adept at sketching and hand drafting. • Language: Knowledge of conversational Spanish.
Other Employment • • • •
Hostess, Brobeck’s BBQ Nanny, Bob and Deanna Pucinelli Job Coordinator, Meritz Research Camp Counselor, Oakwood Country Club
May 2011- Sep-2011 Sep 2010-Mar 2011 June 2007-Aug 2007 June 2006-July 2006