E D U C A T I O N

Bachelor of Architecture
Pratt Institute Brooklyn, NY
May 2011

Lyman Piersma Award for
Outstanding Student Service


Pratt Summer Abroad Studio
Cambodia, Vietnam, and China
Summer 2009


E X P E R T I S E


SOFTWARE
Rhino 3D
Form Z
SketchUP
Revit
AutoCAD
Vectorworks
Grasshopper
Vray Render
Maxwell Render
Adobe Creative Suite
Microsoft Office Suite
Procore

TECHNICAL SKILLS
Hand Rendering
Computer Rendering
Technical Drawing
Model Making


A D D I T I O N A L

AIA Member - Brooklyn Chapter
NCARB
Guest Critic at Pratt Reviews
NYC Marathon - Fred’s Team
Philadelphia Marathon - AACR
Brooklyn Boulders Member 
Drummer
P R O F E S S I O N A L   P R O F I L E

Highly skilled results-driven architectural designer specializing in community-focused project management, seeking a creatively challenging and collaborative environment to bring a unique level of expertise to.

E X P E R I E N C E


ARCHITECTURAL DESIGNER + PROJECT MANAGER
Smith & Architects / LIC, NY / February 2014 - Present


• Lead designer and manager for 25 projects, ranging in scale from 3,000 - 48,000 square foot, in the health and fitness, commercial, educational and residential industries, which includes both a $3.4mm educational project for a Charter School in the heart of Brooklyn and a $3.2mm residential project for a real estate investment trust in the Upper West Side.

• Responsible for the bidding and negotiation process for selecting contractors that aligns the final design to accommodate the client’s budget, and when necessary finding value engineering and construction phasing solutions.

• Oversees and executes the research and development of concepts translated through sketches and renderings into technical drawings for construction.

• Implemented new tasking efficiencies and office standards by training the team to use Asana, Procore, and communication tools resulting in improved operations and productivity.

• Facilitates weekly construction site meetings and supervise the review of submittals, RFIs, issuing sketches, punchlists to ensure that the project is being constructed to specification.

• Manages the project team and deliverables and develops schedules, proposals, and budget breakdowns, while corresponding with owners, clients, consultants, engineers, contractors, and city agencies including the Department of Buildings and the Landmarks Preservation Committee.

ARCHITECTURAL DESIGNER
TKAstudio / Brooklyn, NY / November 2012 - February 2014

• Designed a modern 69,000 square foot seven-story luxury residential building in Queens.

• Developed filing set which included zoning analysis, calculations, building massing, unit type documentation, plans and sections with emphasis on building code, accessibility compliance, and energy analysis.

• Produced the construction documentation set which included document exterior details, schedules, and project specification manuals. • Created the firm’s presentation proposal for the Collider Activity Center Competition in Bulgaria.

INTERIOR DESIGNER
BAMdesign / New York, NY / June 2011 - July 2012

• Handled the furnishing, finishing, and schematic plans of two high-end residential penthouse apartments in Manhattan.

• Developed a modular millwork & cabinetry package with an Italian woodworker, for a celebrity client’s five-story penthouse in Manhattan. 




Brooklyn, NY