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Josue Tejeda

Josue Tejeda

Louisville, KY, US

 

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About 

As an Architecture Intern, I look forward to practicing the knowledge I have attained throughout my years in the profession, graduate student and undergraduate experiences. In all of my projects throughout the A/E workforce and urban design, I strongly value identity, individualism, excellence and quality to the profession. I have had the opportunity to apply these guiding principles in a wide range of projects through my different levels of participation in various disciplines of the A/E industry. 

Prior to working at an architecture firm in Kentucky, I attended SCAD (Savannah College of Art and Design) and graduated with a Masters of Urban Design (M.U.D.) in the summer of 2013. Previously, I obtained a professional five year Bachelors of Architecture (B. Arch) from Centro de Diseño,  Arquitectura y Construccion (CEDAC) in Tegucigalpa, Honduras. Upon my architecture graduation in July of 2011, I got my degree certified by the National Autonomous University of Honduras (UNAH) which enabled me to gain registration as a Honduran Architect with the Honduran Board of Architects (Colegio de Arquitectos de Honduras - CAH).

Elsewhere:

Employment 

Luckett & Farley, Louisville, KY, US, Senior Designer

Architecture Intern, assist in the multiple phases the design and construction process:
Marketing Proposal, Code Analysis (local, state and International Building codes), schematic design, design development, construction documents, construction administration.

Assist in the different A/E markets with direct coordination with Project Managers and Marketing Managers:
Industrial & Distilleries
Healthcare & Senior Living
Wellness & Higher Education

Coordination with in house Engineering Systems: Civil, Structural, Mechanical, Plumbing, Electrical and Landscape Architects.

Completed the Architecture Experience Program (previously Intern Development Program)

Jun 2013 - current
 

Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, GA, US, Interior Design Department Senior Student Employee

This position includes working with the department Chair, Administrative Assistant and Faculty. The essential duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to: assist with special events and projects, assemble binders for accreditation purposes, organize storage area for collection of projects held for accreditation, and assist with building management tasks, including organizing School of Building Arts resource library and faculty offices.

Sep 2012 - May 2013
 

Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, GA, US, Urban Design Teaching Internship

Assist Professor Ryan Madson in the evaluation, organization and design critique for Architecture Design Studio II (ARCH 302). The studio is based on Site Analysis and urban design context and its influence towards architecture and the environment.

Jan 2013 - Mar 2013
 

Education 

Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, GA, US, Masters, Urban Design

Sep 2011 - Jun 2013
 

Centro de Diseño, Arquitectura y Construcción (CEDAC), Tegucigalpa, HN, BArch, Architecture

Sep 2006 - Jul 2011
 

Awards 

LEED AP: BD+C, Award

LEED Accredited Professional: Building Design and Construction - accredited in new version 4.0 Version,

2015
 

AIA Associate Membership, Grant

Central Kentucky Chapter, Emerging Professional and Recent Graduate Associate Grant.

2014
 

LEED Green Associate, Award

LEED Green Associates have a documented, up-to-date understanding of the most current green building principles and practices, and are committed to their professional future. (USGBC Website Description).

2014
 

SCAD Honors Award, Scholarship

A limited number of SCAD Honors scholarships may be awarded to accepted graduate students who demonstrate outstanding artistic and/or academic achievement through outstanding portfolio, audition or writing submission and a 3.5 or higher cumulative GPA on a 4.0 scale.

The SCAD Honors Award may be renewed annually through completion as long as the recipient remains enrolled and maintains at least a 3.0 cumulative grade point average on a 4.0 scale each quarter.

2011
 

CEDAC Dean's List, Award

Throughout my student life at CEDAC, I was honored to have been included in CEDAC's Honor Roll or Dean's List. I held a consistent 3.8 GPA through the duration of the Architecture program from September 2006 to July 2011. Graduated with a 3.8 overall GPA, Cum Laude and a unanimously approved thesis, Rio Lindo Marketplace Complex.

2006
 

Areas of Specialization 

Skills 



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