Project Architect with Eight Years of Experience

Team Management and Leadership


Construction Documentation

Construction Administration

Public Approvalprocess

Building Permit Procurement

Site Inspections

Quality assurance

Budget management

Contract negotiation

Building Code Review

Contributing Strengths

• Establishing direct and personal working relationships with colleagues, clients, consultants, contractors

and public officials to achieve comprehensive project success

• Developing collaborative design solutions from initial concepts through construction completion that

consistently strive to meet and exceed initial project goals and client expectations

Work History

Work History
Jul 2008 - Present


SB Design Studios

New construction, renovations, multi-story additions, fire damaged homes

Consulting, design, drafting and permit processing services for clients, builders and contractors

Manage local construction and consulting teams, directly supporting immediate community

Perform pro forma analysis, market studies, property assessments, public record research

Jul 2005 - Jun 2008

Product Development Manager - Maryland Division

Centex Homes DC Metro

• Scheduled and concurrently directed two separate design teams to develop 26 different home types with an estimated budget of approximately $2 million dollars for award winning master plan community

• Maintained department financial success through monitoring and analysis of budget and monthly billings, negotiating and reducing overages and additional fees beyond original contracts and achieving corporate expectations

• Successfully represented company project vision and goals at public hearings and joint venture meetings

• Managed plan development, worked daily with LD, finance, estimating and construction departments

Jul 2004 - Jun 2005

Architectural Manager - Maryland Division

Centex Homes DC Metro

• Developed and wrote reporting procedure to track / release critical plan design revisions division-wide

• New tracking system streamlined communications, reduced turn around times, lowered field repair costs and increased schedule adherence goals to meet corporate projections

• Maximized Division architecture digital library by reorganizing main file structure to increase ease of navigation and access to daily and archived data

• Performed comprehensive review of construction documents to ensure compliance with state and local codes, community design guidelines and Centex corporate design standards

Aug 2002 - Jul 2004

Project Manager

Devereaux & Associates

• Promoted to a lead project manager on design team to develop and manage residential plans for a 500 lot, award winning master planned community after assisting lead PM on initial design development

• Digitally translated schematic designs, developed working drawing and construction details, produced in house hand renderings for client presentation and performed construction administration duties working directly with clients and consultants to ensure code compliance and design intent

• Developed complete construction document sets for multiple residential building types including single family, townhouse, condominium and community center designs


Jan 2007 - Dec 2009

M. Architecture

The Catholic University of America

Real Estate Concentration Core Concepts

* Real Estate Development

* Market Analysis

* Real Estate Law

* Real Estate Finance

* Pro Forma Development

1996 - 2000

B.S. Arch

The Catholic University of America



Buzzsaw Online Plan Management


Adobe Acrobat

Microsoft Suite



Graphic / Physical / Public Presentation

• Graphics: Hand drawing, sketch analysis / Rendering – color, b/w, ink   • Physical: Precision in crafting hand built scale models / Material selection board assembly • Presentation: Presented projects at Legislative public hearings, Community meetings and Clients   


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