Work History

Work History
Sep 2011 - Apr 2012

Barista

Freedom Of Espresso

- Responsibilities to the customer experience/satisfaction.

- Supervision, organization, and motorization of the quality of service.- Serve food, beverages, and desserts to customers with a smile, and fast friendly service.- Set up dining areas for meals and clear them following meals.

- Arrange reservations for patrons of dining establishments.

- Ensure counters, customer areas are neat, clean and presentable.- Maintain, sanitize, and polish counters, cooking equipment, clean glasses, and dishes.- Use cash registers, calculators, and balance receipts and payments in cash registers.

- Maintain accurate inventory count, and order supplies needed.

May 2010 - Mar 2012

Apprentice Designer

Master Designs

- Assist with schematic design, design development, and programming under supervision from John GRANATO (NKBA Certified).

- Prepare design and technical working drawings.

- Prepare hand sketches, perspectives, colored renderings (2D and 3D).

- Prepare color and material boards and presentation documents (PowerPoint presentations).

- Assist with design, production and visioning meetings.

- Attend meetings and communicate with clients.

- Meet and develop relationships with product reps.

- Product research and selection.

Jan 2009 - Sep 2011

Supervisor/Waitress/Cook

Roji Tea Lounge

- Responsibilities to the customer experience/satisfaction.

- Supervision, organization, and motorization of the quality of service.- Serve food, beverages, and desserts to customers with a smile, and fast friendly service.- Set up dining areas for meals and clear them following meals.

- Arrange reservations for patrons of dining establishments.

- Prep, and bake organic, and vegan food such as cookies, cakes, and Japanese sweets while following directions to ensure consistent food quality. - Ensure counters, customer areas are neat, clean and presentable.- Maintain, sanitize, and polish counters, cooking equipment, clean glasses, and dishes.- Use cash registers, calculators, and balance receipts and payments in cash registers.

- Maintain accurate inventory count, and order supplies needed.

Jan 2009 - Aug 2010

Muralist, Color Coordinator

Gossamer Wings

- Murals.

- Interior painting.

- Custom window treatments.

- Color coordination.

- Interior decoration.

Oct 2007 - Jul 2008

Head Waitress/ Cheffe De Rang

Restaurant l'Ancolie

- Responsibilities to the customer experience/satisfaction.

- Supervision, organization, and motorization of the quality of service.

- Organization of commis to link dishes from the kitchen.

- Serve food, beverages, and desserts to customers with a smile, and fast friendly service.- Set up dining areas for meals and clear them following meals.

- Arrange reservations for patrons of dining establishments.

Education

Education
Sep 2008 - Dec 2010

Associate Degree

Onondaga Community College

- Drafting and presentation techniques.

- Fundamentals of space planning and design.

- Materials and methods of construction.

- Furniture, finishes, and equipment.

- History of architecture and the decorative arts.

- Codes - construction, fire, safety and accessibility.

- Introduction to sustainable design (LEED).

Sep 2005 - May 2006

Baccalauréat 120 crédits

Université de Montréal

- General education classes (Math, History, Geography, Economy, Science).

- Special classes (Philosophy, Psychology, Sociology, Asian History and Culture, Religion).

Skills

Skills

Microsoft Office

Able to utilize Microsoft Office in applications such as Word, Excell, PowerPoint, and Outlook. 

PowerPoint

Able to utilize Microsoft PowerPoint for project presentations.

French

Born and raised in France for sixteen years, before moving to North America.

Photoshop

General knowledge in graphic design using standard software applications for page layout, illustration, and photo manipulation.

Sketch Up

Strong knowledge in design concepts and design process to "real-life": programming, aesthetics of interior spaces, context, fenestration, materials, furniture, structure, and design development through Google Sketch Up.

Auto Cad

Able to demonstrate an understanding in architectural drafting skills through the development of a set of architectural drawings, according to the U.S.  National Kitchen and Bath Association (NKBA) standards. 

German

Spent one year studying in Austria and was able to retain some knowledge in German (mostly reading and writing).

English

Perfectly bilingual in English and French (writing, speaking, and reading).

Objective

Looking for an inspiring and dynamic firm that will allow me to learn, grow, and respond to new challenges, while using the different creative, multicultural, and other abilities that I have to offer.

Interest

Architecture, Arts and Crafts, Asian Culture, Ceramics, Cultures, Fashion Design, Furniture Design, Interior Design, Outdoors, Painting, Philosophy, Photography, Psychology, Set Design, Sociology, Technology.

Certifications

Certifications

National Kitchen and Bath Association's 2011 Design Competition

National Kitchen and Bath Association (NKBA)
Jun 2005 - Present

U.S. High School Diploma

West Genesee High School Diploma
Dec 2010 - Present

Interior Design Associate Degree

Onondaga Community College Associate Degree
Apr 2010 - Present

Ann Davis Memorial Award

NKBA Central NY Chapter: Ruth M Lenweaver, CKD

References

References

Jeff and Sandy PINE

Yves LEFEBVRE

John GRANATO