Bao Kim Nguyen

Work History

Work History
Aug 2005 - Present

Community Volunteer

Fort Bend District

Managing and coordinating multiple special projects from coordinating and dissemination of public affairs to preparing budget proposal as well as monthly financial report.Ensuring event information is communicated to local publication in a timely manner.

Active Board Member of Parents for Academic Excellence (PACE) organization since 2009.

PTO Board Member of multiple positions over time for FBISD.

GSSJC - RSSU:Girl Scout Troop Leader.Leading a group of Brownie Girl Scouts and guiding them to be the best that they can be.  Teaching the Girl Scout Promise and Law through incorporating fun and positive/learning activities.

Mar 2004 - May 2005

Designer

Morris Architects

Take concepts to creation of a 365 seat Chapel/Recital Hall with acoustically challenged architectural design elements from Schematic Design through Construction Document.Coordinate a High rise Design Development package, administering a 20% reduction in project budget cost estimation from Schematic Design.Assure compliance with current codes and issues relating to Institutional, Hospitality design.

Oct 2003 - Mar 2004

Architectural Planner

SBWV Architects

Perform space asset support of K-12 Academic Projects.Prepared Space Planning/Design and cost estimation for an Educational Athletic renovation facilities.Assure compliance with current codes and issues relating to Academic designs.

Aug 2003 - Oct 2003

Architectural Planner

Mike Treadway Architects, Inc.

Provide full Design Development phase for a retail design services on a scheduled basis.Perform site survey including but not limited to collection, dissemination of project information.

Jul 2002 - Sep 2002

Project Designer

Airis Development Corp.

Provide full Design Development phase services on a timely scheduled basis for an International Airport Facility Design.Assure design is in compliance with current codes and issues relating to FAA regulations.

May 1996 - Jul 2002

Project Architectural Designer

Gensler

Designed and developed a 69,800 sq. ft. Theater & Fine Arts education facility with acoustically sensitive design elements.Developed and managed 34 floors of Corporate Interiors re-stack from Construction Document phase through Project Close-Out.Renovated an existing clinical space, to align with current standards and codes.Coordinate facilities space planning recommendations with utilization of ADA & Building codes.

Education

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts

University of Houston

Master

University of Houston

Skills

Skills

iMac

MS Windows

Words, Excel, Publisher

Photoshop

Revit (BIM)

Microstation

AutoCAD

Summary

An energetic professional with 9 years of deep experience in multiple design disciplines: Commercial Interiors, Commercial Base Buildings, Clinical Facility, Theater as well as Institutional Design Projects.

Extensive knowledge in production and coordinating of project deliveries; utilizing Microstation, AutoCAD, Photoshop programs, analyzing, reviewing architectural documents for potential conflicts, advising and coordinating team meetings from multiple Design phase including Construction Administration through Project Close-Out.

Team Development:Led and mentored interns, to develop a set of documents that successfully communicate/integrate the design concept with production documentations.

Community leadership roles:Provide project management expertise in coordinating, budgeting and planning major events.

Interest

Volunteering, Editorial Writing, Gardening, Photography, Remodeling and Renovation

Certifications

Certifications
Jun 2009 - Present

LEED AP

GBCI