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1617 Grafton Street Los Angeles California 90026 ph: 213.440.4455 California lic. no.: C 32847

DEREK RYDER dryder.architect@gmail.com

13+ years experience Fields of Experience: • Single-family & multi-family residential • Mixed-use & commercial revitalization • Religious architecture

• Urban design & community redevelopment • Historic preservation

Key Skills: • Ability to balance design & technical goals • Creative problem solving • Building code analysis • Construction detail development • Material systems selection & research • Construction document coordination & management

• Permit processing • Construction administration • Sustainable building analysis • Office standards development • Excellent written & verbal communication

Primary Computer Skills: • AutoCAD • Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator & Indesign

• SketchUp • MS Word & Excel

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE studioneleven architects & urbanists Long Beach, California Job Captain: 2010 - 2013

USC Catholic Center – chapel & student services building – Los Angeles, California 1044 Maine Avenue – historic senior housing rehabilitation – Long Beach, California Foods Co. Groceries – (2) new construction retail spaces – Oakland & San Francisco, CA

Pasadena, California Project Manger: 2005 - 2008

Silver Spur Court – 18-unit courtyard condominium – Rolling Hills Estate, California Los Poblanos Inn Addition – master plan & 7-guest units on historic farm – Albuquerque, NM Ventura Meta – 41-unit courtyard condominium (unbuilt) – Ventura, California Infill housing court – 17-units w/ SFD & rowhouses (unbuilt) – Albuquerque, New Mexico

Ralph Mechur Architects Santa Monica, California Project Manager: 2003 - 2005

Residence – major remodel & 2nd floor addition to single-family home – Los Angeles, California Residence – new construction single-family home – Santa Monica, California Residence – major remodel & 2nd floor addition to single-family home – Santa Monica, CA

Derek Ryder Architect Los Angeles, California Sole-proprietor: 2001 – present

Residence – new construction vacation house (built 2011) – La Bufadora, Baja, Mexico Residence – major remodel & addition to single-family home (built 2009) – Los Angeles, CA

Bob Vint & Asssociates Architects

Episcopal Church Narthex & Bell Tower Addition – Green Valley, Arizona St. Michael's Parish Center & School – addition to historic church – Tucson, Arizona Stone Avenue Corridor Study – public art & open space analysis & opportunities – Tucson, AZ San Xavier Mission Plaza – pedestrian plaza adjacent to historic mission – Tohono O'Odham Nation, Arizona

Moule & Polyzoides Architects & Urbanists

Tucson, Arizona Project Manager: 1998 - 2001


QUALIFICATIONS • EDUCATION • ASSOCIATIONS California licensed architect since 2011 LEED AP BD+C accredited professional since 2007 Master of Architecture – Yale University School of Architecture – awarded in 1998 Bachelor of Arts in English – Wesleyan University – awarded in 1993 Moule & Polyzoides Traveling Scholarship – studied informal housing in Rio, Brazil in 2007 USGBC Los Angeles Chapter member & GreenBuild conference attendee in 2007 & 2012 Congress for the New Urbanism conference attendee in 2006 & 2009 AIA Los Angeles Urban Design Committee member 2011 – present AIA Los Angeles Committee on the Environment member 2008 – 2009 Silver Lake Neighborhood Council Urban Design & Preservation Comm. member 2002 -2003

Derek Ryder 2013


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