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4813 Liverpool Ln Raleigh NC 27604 (801) 391-8400

Student and Professional Work 2008-2011

4813 Liverpool Ln Raleigh NC 27604 (801) 391-8400

Objective To begin my career as a landscape architect within a design team that solves interesting, challenging, and important design problems with cutting edge tools while balancing environmental values.

Summary of Qualifications Design: •3D Modeling •Mapping •Visual Analysis •Planting Design


•Sketchup •AutoCAD •ArcGIS

•Oral Presentation •Written Reports •Construction Documents •Grading and Drainage

•Site Planning •Community Planning •Conceptual Layout •Computer Graphics

•Photoshop •Microsoft Office Suite •After Effects

•Windows Movie Maker •Sony Vegas Movie Studio •Digital Photography and Video

•Design Development •Hand Graphics/Rendering •Video Editing •Animation •Illustrator •Mac or PC

Experience Design Consultant |Town of Morrisville - Morrisville, NC

June 2009 – June 2011

• Created conceptual designs for: town center main street, children's park, streetscape improvements, greenway trail alignments, train depot, and rural heritage park. • Produced video to communicate conceptual designs to residents, town council, and town leaders. • Created 3D model of town's historic town center. • Assisted facilitation of design workshop for Town Center Plan. • Designed planting plan for BMP.

GIS Analyst/ Project Manager |Utah Trust Lands - Salt Lake City, UT • • • • • •

Created conceptual land plans for 40 acres. Designed trail alignments for a nature preserve. Managed sales of state land. Created maps and graphics for real estate development team. Performed GIS site analysis/ suitability studies on trust land. Created and maintained a GIS geodatabase.

Planning Intern Facilities Planning Office |University of Utah - Salt Lake City, Utah • • • • •

March 2007 – July 2008

January 2006 – March 2007

Delineated planning districts using ArcGIS. Populated statistical information for each district such as FAR densities and acres of impermeable surfaces, building heights, etc. Created customized Microsoft Access report that linked dynamically to GIS attribute table to display district statistics in report form. Created Power Point presentations for public meetings. Created excel spreadsheets, graphs, and charts for presentations.

Education Master of Landscape Architecture | North Carolina State University Bachelor of Urban Planning | University of Utah Associate of Arts | Weber State University High School Diploma | Weber High School

Fall 2008 – Spring 2011 Fall 2005 – Spring 2007 Fall 2003 – Spring 2005 Fall 1998 – Spring 2000

Interests/Activities ASLA - 3D - 360VR - LEED - Biodiversity - Native Plants - Sports - Health - Fitness - Hiking - Camping -Skiing - Golf - Fly Fishing - Nature - Family and Friends

Info: Project Description: Conceptual 3D designs for town main street, 2 parks, and streetscape improvements. 3D model of town. Video showcasing concepts. *Note: Video preview available on town website @ Project Size: +-214 Acres Project Type: Paid Date: June 2011

3d Birds Eye of Town - Existing Conditions

3d Birds Eye of Town - Proposed Conditions

Skills Used: 3D Modeling, Urban Design, Park Design, Video Editing, Cultural Landscape, Historic Preservation.

Heritage Park:

Perspective of Park Entry/ Streetscape

Birds Eye of Park

Birds Eye of Park Entrance

Main Street:

Children’s Park

Birds Eye of Main Street

Main Street Existing Conditions

Info: Project Description: Re-envisioning of a busy multimodal transit hub and surrounding London neighborhood. Project Size: +- 70 acres Project Type: Studio

Date: May 2011

Figure Ground Map – Existing Conditions

3D Birds Eye of Victoria Station Existing Conditions – Looking South

Skills Used: ArcGIS mapping, Google Sketchup 3D modeling, Site planning, Group collaboration.

Continued: Birds Eye of Forecourt Plaza

3D Birds Eye of Victoria Station Community Design

Hand Rendered Plan of Forecourt Plaza


Concept Diagram

Initial Bubble Diagram

Plan Sketches

Land Use/Circulation Diagram

Physical Study Model

Plan Sketches

Hand Rendered Plan

Info: Project Description: ULI Hines Urban Design Competition with multidisciplinary team creating a TOD adjacent to a new light rail stop. Project Size: +- 65 Acres Project Type: Student Competition

Date: February 2011

Energy and Water Section

Skills Used: 3D Modeling, Team Work, Site Planning, Urban Design, ArcGIS, Photoshop

Competition Boards


Street Section

Competition Boards Cont.

3D Model – Plan View

Info: Project Description: Design for expansion of Rex Hospital facilities and Raleigh City park and community center. Project Size: +-45 Acres Project Type: Student

Date: March 2010

Swimming Complex Section

Rex Hospital Expansion Axon

Skills Used: ArcGIS Analysis, Healthcare Facility Design, Park Design, Hand Sketching,

GIS Analysis:

Info: Project Description: Concept to construction documents for a minority S.E. Raleigh site adjacent to a LEED platinum wetland education center. Project Size: +- 4 Acres Project Type: Student

Date: November 2009

Construction Documents Cover Page

Construction Documents L-00 to L-03

Skills Used: Autocad, Site Planning, Drainage and Grading, Planting Plan, Construction Details, Document Layout, Photoshop


Planting Plan

Construction Documents L-04 to L-5.2

Construction Details

Info: Project Description: Conceptual plan, grading plan for a downtown urban block located adjacent to the Raleigh convention center. Project Size: +- 7 Acres Project Type: Student

Date: March 2009

Initial Concept Sketch

Chip Board Scaled Model

Skills Used: AutoCAD, Site Planning, Photoshop, Urban Design, Drainage and Grading


Birds Eye Sketch

Site Plan - Photoshop

Skyline Context Sketch

Noah Steele's Portfolio  
Noah Steele's Portfolio  

This is a collection of my student design work from 2008-2011. Enjoy