Designer, fabricator, thinker, and maker. Architectural design experience gained working on competitions, and positions in award-winning design and engineering firms. Professional, punctual and creative. Offering the ability to solve complex problems with unique insight and specializing in computational modelling as well as advanced visualization techniques.
SIFT Studio, Ann Arbor, MI, US, Designer
Responsible for design and fabrication testing for a small micro-brewery.
FABLab | Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning, Ann Arbor, MI, US, Digital Fabrication Laboratory Technician
Responsible for CNC operation, MasterCAM file translation, maintaining a clean operational working environment and student safety.
Gensler, Detroit, MI, US, Professional Intern Designer
Responsible for developing large and small-scale projects locally and regionally through various project phases. Participated in the Chicago Intern Research Program developing a master-planning scheme for Fulton Market, Chicago. Wrote grasshopper scripts to streamline architectural design concepts and executions.
BuroHappold, Culver City, CA, US, Technical Designer
Responsible for solving complex geometry problems, 3D modeling, and delivering construction documents for stadiums, train stations, bridges and large scale canopy and art installations.
Woodbury University, Burbank, CA, US, Digital Fabrication Lab Technician
Assisted students and faculty in operating 3-axis CNC, 3D printers and laser cutters and helped fabricate faculty installations. Responsible for maintaining a clean and safe working lab and gave demonstrations on proper digital fabrication techniques.
Woodbury University, Burbank, CA, US, Teaching Assistant
Assisted faculty in Design Communication courses for undergraduate students and graduate students. Challenged students to explore novel representation techniques using digital means and gave demonstrations and lectures on digital methods.
Kaplan Chen Kaplan Architects & Planners, Santa Monica, Designer
Responsible for 3D modeling residential projects and delivering schematic design packages in AutoCAD.
utopiad.org, Santa Monica, CA, US, Intern
Responsible for 3D modeling, design and rendering. Delivered mixed use, commercial, and hopitality projects in AutoCAD. Verified project measurements on site.
Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, US, Masters, Master of Design - Technology and Robotics
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, US, MArch, Master of Architecture
Studied contemporary and historical aspects of architecture with a focus on digital fabrication/ robotics. Created a thesis project based on contemporary issues in the role and nature of drawing in architecture.
Woodbury University, Burbank, CA, US, BArch, Architecture
Professional 5 year Bachelor of Architecture. Studied contemporary and historical aspects of architecture with a focus on urbanism. Created a thesis project based on contemporary issues in architecture.
Pasadena City College, Pasadena, BArch, Architecture
Taubman Scholar, Scholarship
Published in FORM Magazine, Other
Hydroponic Growbot/ Parasitic Urbanism project presented at Farmlab Public Salon, and published in the March/ April Issue 2011.
First Place AIA 2x8 Competition, 1st Place
Second Place ACSA National Steel Competition, 2nd Place
Published ACSA News Magazine Cover, Other
Published ACSA News Magazine Cover, October 2010 Vol 40, #2
Woodbury Portfolio Prize, Scholarship
Most outstanding portfolio award.
High GPA Transfer Scholarship, Scholarship
Most Outstanding Student, Award