David Devore

David Devore


  • Broad experience with client presentation, budget/estimation, consultant management and project coordination
  • Strong understanding of architectural design process from marketing through construction phases
  • Effective management of clients, staff and document delivery process
  • Extensive experience heading construction administration and project management efforts on multiple projects
  • Well-versed in architectural practices and procedures, building codes, federal state and local regulations
  • High level of visual, verbal and written communication skills
  • Experienced at multi-tasking and prioritization of multiple projects and tasks
  • Proficient with AutoCAD, Revit, Sketchup, 3ds Max, Photoshop, InDesign, Microsoft Office

Work History

Work History
Jun 2009 - Present


Devore Design
  • Currently providing graphic design services to non-profit organizations in the Kansas City area.

  • Working with the Rosedale Development Association to provide design consultation and digital imaging for community-led urban renovation project.

  • Providing content editing and development of health related educational materials for KC Healthy Kids

Jun 2004 - Jun 2009

Project Architect/ Job Captain

360 Architecture
  • Managed design teams and construction administration phases for projects ranging from $8 million to $70 million dollars
  • Engaged in multiple roles within firm, from Project and Construction Manager to Lead Design and Detailing
  • ¬†Involved in projects from procurement through construction
  • Extensive experience working with owners and user groups responding to on-going needs
  • Broad experience in Institutional, Corporate/Office, Sports and Entertainment markets
  • Balanced differing roles and priorities, while managing multiple projects
May 2001 - May 2004

Intern Architect

Piper-Wind Architects
  • Worked directly with principals through all phases of the design, delivery and construction phases
  • Broad experience in Banking, Tenant Finish, Sports and Residential markets.
  • Extensive work with client groups during early programming phases
  • Engaged in extensive collaboration with local government agencies on city-funded projects.
Jun 1998 - May 2001


Kansas State University Facilities Office
  • Worked with the Campus Architect completing documents for projects below $500,000 budgets
  • Experience working with University user groups to determine facility needs and form solutions to space utilization
  • Balanced work schedule with status as a full-time student




University of Kansas
  • Emphasis in Construction Management
  • Part-time night classes
  • Scheduled to gaduate, May 2011


Kansas State University
  • 5-year Architecture program
  • Received concurrent Planning Certificate
  • Graduated with a 3.3 GPA


Fort Scott Community College
  • Member of Varsity Baseball Team, 2 years
  • Team Captain
  • Highest GPA on Baseball Team, 2 years
  • Graduated with a 3.8 GPA



Computer Software Expertise

  Microsoft Office Suite- through Office 2007 Adobe Creative Suite- through CS4, including Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator AutoCAD- through 2010 Revit Architecture- through 2010 Google Sketchup- through release 7 3ds Max and VIZ- through 2010