Page 1

Miriam L. Thompson | (310) 321-2909 | 224 W. Olive St. #3 Inglewood, Ca 90301

:: EDUCATION City & Regional Planning,'09 Cal Poly San Luis Obispo Bachelor of Science, Design,’05 University of California, Davis



Program/Housing Coordinator April ’12 - Dec. ‘12 Friends of South Central Los Angeles Regional Center, Inc. Managed 12 properties, executed leases, collected rent, monitored renovations, and setup utility and security alarm accounts. Partnered with realtors and developers to acquire properties suitable for the housing needs of Developmentally Disabled clients. Revamped the design of all annual golf tournament advertisements.

:: TECHNICAL SKILLS Highly proficient in AutoCAD Expert Skills in Adobe Creative Suite

Green Urbanism Program Assistant Global Green USA May ‘10 - April ’11

Mastery of Microsoft Office on Apple and Windows operating systems

Developed materials such as presentations, memos to the Board, feasibility studies, case studies, information sheets, website content, and press releases.

Proficient in Arc GIS and APN queries and map analysis

Calculated the amount of construction waste, energy, water, and green house gas emissions green building programs have saved. Conducted outreach and public education activities. Coordinated partnerships with public and private stakeholders.


Updated the website with content from Program Directors.

Urban Design Green Building LEED Site Planning Visual / Spatial Analysis

:: ACCOMPLISHMENTS LA Junior Chamber of Commerce e SScholar Published in FOCUS Journal Vol. 6, Issue. 1 West LA College & National Dean's List

:: ORGANIZATIONS American Planning Association Associated Students in Planning Alpha Gamma Sigma Honor Society Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society

Planning Intern City of Los Angeles, Planning Department

Jun. ‘08 - Sep. ’08 Feb. ‘12 - April ’12

Mapped the location and ownership of public property histories using County Assessor’s parcel data within Arc GIS. Conducted a quantitative analysis of parking policy for the 660 acre Cornfield Arroyo Seco Specific Plan area. Designer The Sheridan Group Inc., Interior Office Design

Nov.‘05 - Sep.’07

Created precise AutoCAD blueprints and specifications of office layouts, product configurations, installation plans, and office furniture. Maintained updated plans as a member of the Asset Inventory Management team. Facilitated client access to accurate plans. Reviewed plans and specifications prepared by contractors; Inspected consultants’ work for completeness and compliance with OSHA safety requirements; Created a database to facilitate the reconfiguration of layouts. These prefabricated drawings allowed me to expedite the turn-around period.