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DESIGN SKILLS Advanced knowledge using AutoCAD Continued learning in Revit 2015 Frequent experience in Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Reader, and Acrobat Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Excellent skills in SketchUp 3D modeling software. Hand rendering skills and computer rendering skills using Artlantis
Excellent construction document competency Proficient in specification writing as well as submittal reviews Practice in writing AIA Documents and forms Began to draft in high school, advancing my hand drawing skills Pride in my organization and time management Excellent customer-relations background
ARCHITECTURAL EXPERIENCE Todd Williams and Associates, Architect — Columbus, IN Small sized design firm with a Fortune 500 company as its main client Intermediate Architect, 4/11 to 6/13
Used the greatest care while working on several historically significant buildings within the Columbus area, including a National Historic Landmark. Presented design options, through sketches, renderings and 3D models, for client meetings in order to effectively represent a design and vision. Traveled to potential job sites to take field measurements and photos in order to accurately draw existing buildings and structures. Put together construction documents, from plans to details, to be used in the Construction Phase. Created specifications for Project Manuals to be used by all trades during the Construction Phase. Was trusted with Construction Administration tasks - submittals, shop drawings and material selections. Interacted with company representatives and project managers to ensure every project stayed on time, under budget, and to the satisfaction of the client.
Perkins VonDeylen Architects — Indianapolis, IN Small sized design firm specializing in multi-family housing. Know Blackline Studio. Graduate Freelance Architect, 5/10 to 7/10
Commissioned to do contract work for a residential deck on Whippoorwill Lake in Monrovia. The design called for innovation and sensitivity to the context and style of the Mid-Century house. Took field measurements and constructed a rough survey for the unique topography of the site. Created construction documents consisting of Elevations, Sections, Details, and Structural. Developed Sketch-Up models to accurately depict the effect of the continually developing design. Attended client meetings and developed a strong, trusting relationship with the home-owners. Worked closely with vendors and consultants to build accurate details and budgets.
Entheos Architects — Indianapolis, IN Small sized design firm specializing in religious architecture Graduate Architect, 12/07 to 9/10
Was trusted with responsibility in leading design on projects, such as the renovation of Scecina HS. Finished every assignment and project on or before a deadline and under budget. Attended planning meetings where I interacted with clients and listened to their needs and wants and developed appropriate designs within budget to meet their objectives. Completed and combined construction documents for several projects, both large and small. Produced conceptual to extremely detailed models both physically and digitally to help represent an idea or design more accurately. Attended and participated in construction meetings bi-weekly to better understand the construction process. Interacted with project managers through meetings, calls, and emails to stay up-to-date on projects.
OBJECTIVES To broaden my experience in a firm where I can collaborate with creative design professionals and put my years of experience to work. My desire is to work in an environment where I will be challenged to learn skills that will stay with me throughout my professional career.
EDUCATION & CREDENTIALS BALL STATE UNIVERSITY — Muncie, IN Master of Architecture, College of Architecture and Planning Concentration in Historic Preservation BALL STATE UNIVERSITY — Muncie, IN Bachelor of Science in Architecture, College of Architecture and Planning Finished my 4 year degree in 3 ½ years RONCALLI HIGH SCHOOL — Indianapolis, IN 4 years of drafting and architecture class
Currently preparing for my ARE exams Have completed my IDP hours
ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENTS MOST CREATIVE DESIGN Putting for Partners, design competition for a putt-putt course PUBLICATIONS Glue 8 – Student Journal, College of Architecture and Planning 3 projects featured in publications Eurofiles ‘07 Featured essays based on experiences and knowledge of W. Europe architecture ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENTS College of architecture and Planning Dean’s List GPA of 3.5 or higher University Dean’s List, Alpha Lambda National Academic Honor Society GPA or 3.0 or higher AIAS member INTERNATIONAL TRAVEL EXPERIENCES WITH BALL STATE FIELD STUDIES Eurofiles – Czech Republic, Netherlands, Germany, Belgium, Greece May 2007 Italy – Milan and Lake Como March 2010