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Mary Tims

Mary Tims

Los Angeles, CA, US

 

About 

Specialties: Healthcare, Civic, Retail, Commercial and Residential Architecture, Type I, II, III & V Construction, SPC/NPC ratings, Proficiency in both Windows PC and MAC interfaces. IDP Complete and testing for Architectural Registration.

List of heroes would include: Joan of Arch, Mies Van der Rohe, Elizabeth Diller, Simone de Beauvoir, Richard Serra, Anish Kapoor and many other artists who challenge/inspire/humble me. 

Personally focused on cultivating my experience in order to create a collaborative, non-profit focused on providing culturally sustainable Women and Infant Centers in underserved areas.

Certified Revit 2013 Professional.

Elsewhere:

Employment 

CO Architects, Los Angeles, Designer II

Works closely with General Contractor to ensure conformity of construction documents, specifications, and standards by issuing sketches, bulletins, and submittals on multi-phased Medical Office Buildings. Member of production team to deliver 100% CD package of a three tower, seven story + Basement Medical Center.

Feb 2013 - current
 

RAC DESIGN BUILD, Los Angeles, CA, US, Production Manager/Job Captain

Production Manager tasks are to implement Autodesk Revit for the delivery of all projects while developing strategies for BIM implementation, design, coordination procedures, templates, office standards, and consultant collaboration. Executing quality control while maintaining an ongoing staff forum about best practices have improved design, management, workflow, and seamless coordination environments. Project Manager tasks are to provide consultant coordination, ensure projects meet
environmental, safety, structural, zoning and aesthetic standards while developing project schedules, contracts, cost estimation, building compliance, monitor progress, ascertain phasing compliance and deadlines.

Oct 2012 - Jan 2013
 

RBB Architects, Inc., Los Angeles, CA, US, Job Captain

Collaborates with in-house Design/Development team on multi-phased Healthcare Projects within the Southern California region. Provides overall production, project, and consultant coordination, as well as quality assurance of drawings, redline corrections, interaction of clients and public agencies. Member of In-house Revit Power User Group which provides overall technical support and BIM implementation.

Oct 2010 - Oct 2012
 

Lehrer Architects, LOS ANGELES CA, Designer, Marketing Director

A crucial member of a production team on institutional, civic, and high-end residential projects throughout the Southern California region. Responsible for marketing development through planning, research, project proposals, qualification packages, award submittals, information tracking, and event coordination. Performs a wide range of tasks including web development, branding, graphic design, and office management.

Feb 2010 - Oct 2010
 

PROJECT FOCUS, CHICAGO, IL., Director of Exhibition and Design

As Director of Exhibitions I have curated a variety of shows from concept to delivery, generating funding for ground-up, sustainable developments in Southwest Uganda. As Designer, I have created logos, print advertisements, and branded their identity as well as supervise website production, design and application.

Dec 2008 - Jan 2010
 

RBB Architects, Inc., Los Angeles, CA, US, Junior Designer, Medical Planner

Completed Construction Documents for large, multi-phased Health Care Projects, currently under construction administration. Created Master Plan Presentations, which included 3D renderings and Schematic Planning packages, that dealt with SPC and NPC ratings, for buildability. Organized and Researched product data with Manufacturers for design development and product specification.

May 2007 - Sep 2008
 

Sussman/Prejza & Co., Culver City, CA, US, Freelance Architectural Consultant

Assisted Senior Environmental Graphic Designers in structural and formal development of international civic, cultural, institutional, entertainment and retail projects.

Sep 2005 - Oct 2006
 

IMJ DESIGN, INC., Tustin, CA, US, Architectural Drafter and Designer

Member of a production team that worked on a variety of Type V projects through all phases of development. Managed projects as they advanced, meeting deadlines and maintaining code compliance. Worked with contractors and engineers in order to efficiently meet client needs.

May 2001 - Sep 2004
 

Education 

Woodbury University, Burbank, CA, US, BArch, Architecture

Aug 2003 - May 2008
 

Awards 

woodbury university s.o.a. degree project award recipient, 1st Place

SENIOR THESIS PROJECT, CATEGORY: HISTORY AND THEORY

2008
 

woodbury university s.o.a. grand critique award recipient, Award

Chosen by faculty as representative of the graduating class of 2008.

2007
 

american architectural foundation scholarship award recipient, Scholarship

In recognition of excellence by AIA San Fernando Valley Chapter.

2007
 

Areas of Specialization 

Skills 



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