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Corey McDonald

Corey McDonald

Long Beach, CA, US

 

About 

Seasoned professional with experience in construction types I, IV and V, multi-family, senior housing, podiums, affordable housing, tax credits, apartments, townhomes, single family, custom homes, remodels and commercial land planning. 

Employment 

Corey's Design Group, Long Beach, CA, US, Owner

Performing freelance conceptual design, 3D presentations, construction documents and project management for residential remodels and educational facilities. Clients include Mission Viejo Church of Christ, private residence remodels in CA, UT, AZ and TX. Reference available upon request.

Jan 2009 - current
 

Irwin Pancake Architects, Irvine, CA, US, Project Manager

Projects include the design, development, construction documentation and administration of senior multi-family and assisted living facilities. Maintained client relationships, established project schedules and budgets, oversight and management of project staff and coordination of mechanical, electrical and structural engineers.

Feb 2008 - Jan 2009
 

Lennar, Inc, Aliso Viejo, CA, US, Standards Manager

Develop, implement and maintained Lennar construction document standards for single-family floor plans. Develop and maintain national, on-line architectural database. Managed multiple subcontractor teams of architects, engineers, plumbers, and electricians. Coordinated with in-house price estimators, purchasing, operations, construction and marketing teams to ensure consistency, cost effectiveness, and quality home designs.

Mar 2007 - Feb 2008
 

Pulte Homes, Inc. Architectural Services Group, Irvine, CA, US, Division Manager of Production

Managed multiple subcontractor teams of architects, structural and mechanical engineers, electricians, and plumbers to ensure construction documentation satisfied design and Pulte Homes construction standards. Coordinated with in-house purchasing, marketing and sales teams, approved release of construction documents to City Building and Safety Departments, Responsible for coordination and delivery of construction documentation to Pulte Homes divisions in Orange and San Diego County, CA Pulte project developments include single and multi-family homes. Oversaw construction and home inspections to ensure construction conformed to documentation and design intent.

Aug 2005 - Feb 2007
 

KTGY Group, Inc., Irvine, CA, US, Project Manager

Constructed property development plans, including land layout designs, building plans, and floor plans. Reviewed architectural team inputs, ensuring quality and integrity of land planning designs and documentation through submittal for city approval. Managed multiple client projects simultaneously. Projects included multi-family, single-family, podiums, recreation centers, and land planning.

Feb 2005 - Aug 2005
 

Perlman Architects, Henderson, NV, US, Senior Project Manager

Constructed property development plans, including land layout designs, building plans, and floor plans. Maintained quality and integrity of land planning designs and documentation through submittal for city approval. Transferred to CA office to manage in-house team of 12 project managers and job captains. Maintained CAD workstations, Windows based networking and Internet systems. Oversaw multiple client projects simultaneously. Projects included multi-family, single-family, senior housing, recreational and fitness centers, convalescent centers, custom homes, and land planning.

Mar 1998 - Feb 2005
 

G.C. Wallace Inc., Las Vegas, NV, US, Job Captain

Developed construction documentation for single-family homes and recreation centers. Provided Architectural Design Review for “Summerlin”, a community developed by the Howard Hughes Corporation.

Sep 1996 - Mar 1998
 

Smith's Food and Drug Centers, Inc., Salt Lake City, UT, US, Land Planner

Provided commercial land planning for major grocery retail chain. Coordinated retail documentation with civil engineers, architects and various commercial developers for project sites in California, Utah, Nevada, Arizona, Idaho, and New Mexico; sites ranged in size from 4 to 25 acres. Developed over 500 site plans during a five-year tenure.

Aug 1991 - Aug 1996
 

Education 

University of Phoenix, Gardena, CA, US, BArch, Business

Bachelor of Science in Business with a concentration in Global Management

Mar 2012 - current
 

ITT Technical Institute, Salt Lake City, UT, US, Drafting and Design, AAS

Drafting and Design, CAD Science

Jan 1988 - Feb 1990
 

Awards 

2004 Gold Achievement Award, Multi-family Housing, 1st Place

Laguna Senior Apartments, Los Angeles, California

2004 Gold Achievement Award, Multi-family Housing “On the Boards,” Affordable Rental Apartments, National Council of Senior Housing

2004
 

2004 Gold Achievement Award, Multi-family Housing, 1st Place

Fountainglen @ Terra Vista, Rancho Cucamonga, California

2004 Gold Achievement Award, Multi-family Housing “On the Boards” Rental Apartments. National Council of Senior Housing.

2004
 

2002 “Best of Show”, 1st Place

Provence @ Pheasant Point, Lehi, Utah

2002 “Best of Show” Parade of Homes, Trophy Homes, Home Builders Association of Salt Lake City.

2002
 

2002 “Best Community of the Year, 1st Place

Vintage on the Bluffs, Draper, Utah

2002 “Best Community of the Year,” Trophy Homes, Home Builders Association of Utah.

2002
 

Skills 



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