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2012

Résumé of

Vernon Saxe Architect

Résumé of Vernon Saxe

Vernon Saxe 205 Washington Ave., #307, Santa Monica, CA 90403 Cell: 310. 309. 1436 Email: studiovsa@gmail.com

Statement of Qualifications and Experience Vernon Saxe’s professional career experiences have provided extensive practice in not only the artistic creations of designing a variety of structures, but also in the business of architecture and construction administration. With decades of experience, he has managed the planning and construction of millions of dollars in projects. Successful collaborative ventures have proven his effectiveness as a valued team member and a leader in problem solving and communication. A respected team player, Vernon’s work ethic is best described as someone with a takecharge attitude for getting any size task accomplished using a courteous, congenial style. Vernon will compliment any organization’s spectrum; he brings to the table his abilities to perform outstandingly. His passion for the world and work of architecture is a vital key to his enthusiasm. Vernon has thoroughly enjoyed his diverse associations with local and regional architectural firms, a successful sole proprietorship, and several successful partnerships. These rich and varied experiences have provided him with a sound base from which to give the firm direction needed to deliver the product the client has contracted for. His considerable experience has given him the insight needed to facilitate work through any and all difficult situations so all goals are accomplished on time and within budget. As a California licensed Architect, Vernon takes great pride in being involved in the practice of the profession and especially with the value of licensure. His wealth of experience in a wide variety of situations has produced a fine team player with a great attitude. His recent experiences with authorities having jurisdiction such as the Department of the State Architect (DSA) or OSHPD, the Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development give principle and standard to the practice of Architecture in California. Technology, Practice and Licensure AutoCad with Architectural Desktop, REVIT, 3D Studio and VIZ, Photoshop Suites, MS Office Suites and other tracking related computer and web-based applications such as Proliance, Prolog, Deltek and Tracker, and hosts of other’s. Building Information Modeling (BIM) and management from programming through commissioning a building for use. Vernon Saxe has hands on knowledge and experience with the industry’s current technology tools. While 3D rendering and animation programs deliver state of the art visualization, traditional models and quick-sketch artistry is also his forte especially in Planning and Massing Studies. His management style always brings positive results with having the team proud of its accomplishments. Negotiating and mitigating contractual obligations and maintaining essential client good will, Vernon has exemplary skills for facilitating results where all parties’ interest are taken into consideration fairly and within reason. Goals, current endeavors and requests With a strong ethic for preserving the natural environments of planet earth, Vernon Saxe is seeking a management position for all projects, but especially those capable of sustaining a “green” environment while providing the required aesthetics and practical features each client demands.

Vernon Saxe

email: studiovsa@gmail.com

voicemail: 310.309.1436

address: P.O. Box 501, Hermosa Beach, CA 90254

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Résumé of Vernon Saxe

Education and Professional Chronology 1976 – 1984 At Los Angeles Harbor College in Wilmington, CA,, then SCI-Arc, the Southern California Institute of Architecture in Santa Monica, CA. valued insight inspired professional licensure combined with real time experience. 1977 – 2004 Professionally mentored by a Richard Neutra Collaborator, Mr. John A. Blanton, A.I.A. of Manhattan Beach, CA. As a free-lance Architectural Draftsman with Mr. Blanton, many custom homes and small scale commercial building documents were produced by me with his direct supervision. From 1982 – 1992 with Mr. Patrick J. Killen, A.I.A. inspiring years together developed several firms including Architrave in Downtown Los Angeles and Studio 9 ONE 2 of the South Bay which Mr. Killen currently owns. This great experience allowed me to negotiate, design, plan, document, produce, manage and observe construction of custom homes, small scale commercial buildings, suburban streetscapes, hospitality and various other built environments. From 1990 – 2004 the experience of being a Sole Proprietor practicing Architecture as Vernon Saxe, Architect based in Hermosa Beach, CA where I contributed to the built environment and community in many important ways. The Architecture of custom and speculative residences were a mainstay of my work product while Commercial, Hospitality, Religious, Education, and Industrial projects played a key part in the success of this organization. 2004 – 2012 Recent tenures with established firms in Architecture, Planning, Urban Design, Construction, Integrated Delivery Programs and Management Services have produced a volume of work worth noting. Project Management and Planning / Design Development with The Hill Partnership (HPI) of Newport Beach, CA from 2004 through 2006 included education facility districts (Mount San Antonio College Classroom / Science Building Renovation) and not-for-profit facility owners (Goodwill Industries of Orange County Master Planned Facilities Development). A Senior Associate and Construction Administrator, and specifically as C.A. Director for the LAUSD Edward R. Roybal Learning Center, a.k.a. The Belmont Learning Center with WWCOT (Widom, Wein, Cohen, O’Leary, Terasawa) of Santa Monica, CA, from 2006 through 2008 was a landmark historic achievement. Project Management of LAUSD’s SRES2 (South Region Elementary School) and LACCD’s (Los Angeles Community College District) West Los Angeles Campus’ Student Services and General Classroom Buildings.

My recent tenure as Associate and Senior Construction Administrator with gkkworks of Irvine, CA from 2009 through August of 2012 has yielded great results at Valley Region High School No.4 (currently the Valley Academy of Arts and Sciences), a beautiful classroom building and Central Plant in Menifee, CA and eight Santa Ana Unified School District Modernizations.

Vernon Saxe

email: studiovsa@gmail.com

voicemail: 310.309.1436

address: P.O. Box 501, Hermosa Beach, CA 90254

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