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Walt Disney Imagineering Themed Entertainment
Glendale, CA August 2019 - December 2019
Produced design development drawings for Tokyo Portfolio rides, restaurants, and other theme park attractions based off of Intellectual Property for future expansion. Coordinated BIM files with engineers, show set designers, lighting, area development, rockwork, and creative leads. Delivered technical drawings for estimating concept phase packages.
EXPE RIEN CE
Graduate Teaching Assistant May 2019 - August 2019
Offered a position at the University of Cincinnati during my summer semester of classes. Assigned to help undergraduate students in the Digital Media Skills course, which covers Rhino, Grasshopper, Maya, and 3dsMax.
Design Lab: Learn and Build - Architecture by Children December 2014 - Present
Volunteered at schools to assist students in a semester long design project culminating with a scaled model and presentation. Member of Action Committee through the Architectural Foundation of Cincinnati, planning themes, editing resource guides, and brainstorming fundraising programs. Awarded Volunteer of the Year in 2017 by the AFC.
IA Interior Architects Corporate | Government
Washington, DC January 2019 - May 2019
High School Lacrosse JV and Goalkeeper Coach
Developed preliminary space plans based on utilization rates and conversations with the users. Created schematic layouts in Revit and enhanced interior design layouts, with applied finishes and furnishings to embody the client’s brand.
October 2015 - May 2018
Taught high school goalkeepers the skills and mindset needed to be stronger and more confident players on the field. Coordinated with other coaches to plan practices and game play strategy for the JV players.
Champlin Architecture Healthcare | Higher Education
Facilities and Grounds Committee
Cincinnati and Dayton, Oh June 2015 - December 2018
September 2016 - January 2017
Chosen as representative alumni member of committee at Mercy Montessori Center to discuss design and functional improvements for the grade school.
As a Project Manager, created and adjusted construction document sets in Revit for children’s hospital renovations and new university building designs. Coordinated drawings and equipment with consultants and project engineers. Recorded on-site existing conditions and furnishings for integration with new interior fit-out design. Construction administration roles included work from bidding, design development, submittal reviews, and punch-out lists.
Intercultural Leadership Essay Achievement December 2013
Award based on reflections of DIS study abroad experiences, education, and travels in extended essays. This was also based on my participation in the Leadership Learning Living Community throughout the semester, where we had weekly meetings discussing different leadership styles of international/local leaders and planned events.
WiFIVE architects & Mark Dunkley Architecture And Design, Inc. Residential
West Chester, Oh May 2014 - July 2014
Over-the-Rhine Design/Build Studio
Modified designs in AutoCAD including Aging-in-Place accessibility, home renovations, room designs, and varying residential projects. Completed site research and analysis during initial design process. Rendered Sketch-up models and hand drawn perspectives for client presentations.
May 2013 - June 2013
Turner Construction Higher Education Construction
Perfected and modified designs of previous drawings and models for an urban commercial space with an open floor plan through a Miami University program. Completed on-site construction renovations, which included anchoring metal poles in concrete, tearing out and replacing floor joists, and installing floor boards.
Assisted the general contractor. Photographed, documented, and prepared reports to capture on-site renovation progress (e.g., exterior wall reinsulation, green roof, facade update) of the DAAP building at UC.
Design Portfolio: https://issuu.com/laurenmeister LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/laurenlydonmeister
Danish Institute for Study Abroad (DIS)
University of Cincinnati (UC)
Master of Architecture, & Museum Studies Certificate
Bachelor of Arts in Architecture, & Honors with Distinction
Cincinnati, Ohio 2018 - 2021 (GPA: 3.59)
Oxford, Ohio 2011 - 2015 (GPA: 3.62)
Copenhagen, Denmark Fall 2013
Australia | Belgium | Brazil | Canada Denmark | England | France | Germany Greece | Holland | Israel | Italy | Mexico Scotland | Spain | Sweden | Wales
Adobe Suite | AutoCAD | Sketch-up | Revit Hand Rendering | Drafting | Model Building Screen Printing | Letterpress | Microsoft Office Woodshop | Construction | Basic Metalwork | Rhino
Canstruction Designer | TEDx Volunteer- Cincinnati, DC, Santa Barbara Let’s Talk Diversity Dialogue Facilitator | Habitat for Humanity Builder Miami Scholar Leader | LeaderShape Institute Site Coordinator Lacrosse Goalkeeper and Captain | Broomball | Ultimate Frisbee | Kickball
Architecture & Design
Cincinnati, Oh May 2012 - August 2012
Professional Architecture Resume