Summary

I have 6 years of experience in both the design and construction phases of a various project types ranging from residential and hospitality to government and commercial.  I am currently taking the Architectural Registration Exams with an anticipated completion of late 2010.

Work History

Work History
Aug 2006 - Sep 2010

Project Manager

TAAG Architects
  • Specialized in the production and management of Renovation and New Construction of Commercial, Residential and Hospitality projects from Design through Construction Administration
  • Responsible for Hospitality project submittals required by each hotel brand
  • Performed Marketing tasks including, but not limited to, reviewing Requests For Proposals, creating proposal documents for potential clients/ projects and attending pre-submittal meetings
  • Created presentation materials for Project Design Competitions
  • Managed the creation of the firm's Marketing materials and media selection
  • Established Office Standards for computer aided design (CAD) and office operating procedures
  • Responsible for selection of Interior Finishes for Government projects, including the preparation of color/ finish boards for GSA review
  • Responsible for the preparation of exterior color/ finish boards for Hospitality projects
Jun 2004 - Aug 2006

Architectural Intern

Sherman Carter Barnhart, PSC
  • Specialized in the Renovation and New Construction of Educational and Commercial projects
  • Completed Construction Documents for a variety of project types
  • Responsible for selection of Interior Finishes for Educational and Commercial projects
  • Completed Construction Administration for an Office Interior Fit-Up
  • Assisted in Construction Administration for a variety of Commercial projects, which included the Review of submittals (Proposal Requests, Change Orders, Shop Drawings, etc.)
  • Completed an Application for the U.S. Department of the Interior Historic Preservation Certificaiton 

Education

Education
1999 - 2004

Bachelor

Auburn University

While at Auburn University, I completed the dual-degree program for Architecture and Interior Architecture and received a Bachelor Degree in each discipline. 

Auburn University offers a variety of Study Abroad and off-campus learning programs.  I participated in the Rural Studio, which is a design/build program in rural Alabama.  I completed my Architectural Thesis while attending the Urban Studio, which focuses on Small Town Master Planning and Design.  I also participated in the Borderlands Studio, which was an interdisciplinary studio that focused on the "border" between the US and Cuba, as well as border towns along the US / Mexico border.

1999 - 2004

Bachelor

Auburn University

While at Auburn University, I completed the dual-degree program for Architecture and Interior Architecture and received a Bachelor Degree in each discipline. 

The Interior Architecture [ARIA] program offers an approach to design that focuses on the relationship between interior and exterior spaces.  The ARIA course content includes hands-on material research, material application, interior space design, built interior objects, graphic design and digital media exposure.

Skills

Skills

Revit

Microsoft Project

Scheduling for design and construction of projects

Adobe CS5

Photoshop InDesign Illustrator Acrobat Professional

SketchUp

Massing and Conceptual Design 3D Modeling

MS Office Professional

Excel Outlook PowerPoint Word

MColor

Floor Pattern Plans Color Elevations and Floor Plans for Presentations

Rhinoceros/ Flamingo

3D Modeling and Rendering

AutoCAD