A fanatical problem solver with a background in Business, Construction and Architecture disciplines that's looking for new challenges to embark on. I aim to create designs that contribute to ecological urban developments while forming beautiful and healthy environments.
KTGY Architecture + Planning, Irvine, CA, US, Job Captain
Helped create, through multi-disciplinary collaboration, design development sets and construction document sets for permitting and construction of mixed use podiums: USC- HSC Student Housing, 3980 Wilshire Blvd. and North Beach Promenade mixed-use wrap bldg.
Collaborated directly via email/phone/in-person meetings with project parties (i.e. city officials, SMEP engineer, soils engineer, landscape architect, general contractor, client representatives, etc.) to streamline project completion.
Performed construction administration duties until substantial completion.
Jeffrey Rome and Associates, Newport Beach, CA, US, Job Captain
As a job captain, I coordinated directly with the project manager to assess scope of work to be performed on over 15 Telecom projects simultaneously to meet client needs, consultant’s suggestions, city plan checks, etc. I collaborated directly via email/phone/in-person meetings with project parties (i.e. city officials, structural engineer, electrical engineer, soils engineer, landscape architect, site acquisition personnel, landlords, client representatives, etc.) to streamline project completion. Account management tasks were performed by working directly with 3rd party representatives of AT&T to resolve billing and deadline issues. In addition, I trained interns/new employees and worked in collaboration with a team to compile construction documentation that I presented to the client and city officials for successful permitting.
Jeffrey Rome and Associates, Newport Beach, CA, US, Intern
As an Intern, I was involved throughout the early phases of multiple Telecom project's life-cycles completing as-builts, zoning documentation (SD), photosimulations of proposed work, conducting zoning research for applicable restrictions and construction documentation. Under the guidance of a job captain, I was able to contribute to project developments by drafting multiple schemes for proposed building retrofits and additions that our AT&T clients required.
Espinoza Designs, Long Beach, CA, US, Freelance Designer
Freelance drafter/designer with successful residential project completions for: additions, remodels and a 2-unit apartment. I am a proud Certified Green Building Professional focusing on designs that are environmentally thoughtful, energy smart, healthy and experientially beautiful.
Marquez Construction, Lakewood, CA, US, Carpenter
Framed (using Type V construction) multiple single family dwellings ranging up to 2,500 square feet in size. Involved in the building of foundation systems (i.e. slab on grade and raised foundations), wall systems (i.e. stick framed and moment frames), floor systems (i.e. installing wood/steel grade beams and joist platforms) and roof systems, (i.e. gable, hip and shed roofs). Assisted contractor with material take-offs before ordering building materials from suppliers.
Assisted contractor in the surveying of site and review of plans before commencement of building to plan for building phases and activities. Communicated with sub-contractors to help synchronize project activities.
Habitat for Humanity, Pomona Valley, Pomona, CA, US, Volunteer Carpenter
As a volunteer, I assisted in the framing of a stick-built gable roof system for a single family dwelling.
University of Oregon in Portland, Eugene and Portland, MArch, Architecture
California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, Pomona, CA, US, Bachelors, Business Administration
Long Beach City College, Long Beach, CA, US, Associates