1995 - 1999
2008 - Present
Philadelphia City Center Director
Promote the IIDA to the Philadelphia-area design community, organize the Philadelphia Design Awards and Philadelphia Product Parade, recruit and manage volunteers, highlight industry products, and promote professional education.
Feb 2005 - Nov 2008
Led and coordinated designers, engineers, and consultants on several mixed-use interior projects, including space planning, renovation and reconfiguration of existing facilities, new building construction, and long-term planning for future interior projects.Oversaw planning, programming, scheduling, design, documentation, procurement, and construction while serving as liaison to facilities managers, users, and clients.
Jan 2001 - Feb 2005
Coordinated commercial projects through schematics, design development, budgeting, construction documentation, and construction administration.
1999 - 2001
Supported team with design, compiling construction documents, surveys and assessment of existing spaces, red-line corrections, presentations, and materials library coordination
NCIDQ certified interior designer with nine years experience planning, designing, and managing commercial and healthcare projects.
AutoCAD Architecture 2009, 3ds MAX Design, Autodesk Design Review/Markup Manager, Buzzsaw,Google SketchUp Pro, Adobe CS3, Revit, hand sketching, Microsoft Office, and Digital Photography; fluent in Spanish.
Promote the IIDA to the Philadelphia-area design community, organize the Philadelphia Design Awards and Philadelphia Product Parade, recruit and manage volunteers, highlight industry products, and promote professional education.Drexel University Philadelphia, PA, United States Aug 2008 - Oct 2008 Adjunct Professor
Taught “Design Alternatives,” a studio course for undergraduate and graduate students preparing submissions for a healthcare design competition. Presented overview of trends in the healthcare design field and provided regular critiques on individual student projects.