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Frances Jemini

Frances Jemini

Athens, GA, US

 

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About 

Architectural designer with eight years of experience in project management and innovative design aspires to become an architect within the framework of an esteemed organization.

 

Core Competencies

Architectural and Site Design - Graphic Design - Artistic Design -
Construction Management - Urban Planning - Project Management

Elsewhere:

Employment 

Rent Athens, LLC, Athens, GA, US, Accounts Receivable Associate

• Post customer payments and investigate account discrepancies for our customers, vendors and owners
• Conduct in-house collections; 40% reduction in outstanding payments since taking over collections in 08/2013
• Summarize receivables by maintaining invoice accounts and coordinating monthly transfers to receivable accounts and preparing reports.

Mar 2012 - current
 

Jemini Designs, Athens, GA, US, Architectural Designer/Consultant

• Provide consulting for the review and assessment of project proposals
• Review and research the IBC and IEBC for various renovation projects
• Conceptualized residences, retail spaces and commercial office floor plans through a combination of sketching, modeling and Auto Cad
• Prepare presentation drawings, models and materials for clients
• Plans and elevations for various residential, commercial, retail and light industrial projects through construction documentation

Jan 2011 - current
 

Southern Distinction Magazine, LLC, Athens, GA, US, Executive Assistant

Managed all collection of advertising media from clients, oversaw the proofing of all advertising imagery, maintained bookkeeping and account receivables as well as collections. Assisted in contract proposals and sales of advertising opportunities to all types of local businesses.

Jan 2011 - Oct 2011
 

Art in Tanzania, Dar es Salaam, TZ, Arts, Construction and Maintenance Manager

Managed and designed all art, construction and maintenance projects and assisted many local organizations to raise funds and implement projects.

Notable Accomplishments:
-2009 U.S. Embassy’s HIV/AIDS Relief Grant Recipient – Kwetu High School new classroom construction in Mtongani, Tanzania.
-2010 U.S. Embassy’s Community Self-Help Grant Recipient – Kunduchi Nursery School new construction in Kunduchi, Tanzania.

Jan 2009 - Sep 2010
 

Balzer and Associates, Inc., Roanoke, VA, US, Project Manager/Architectural Designer

Project managed residential, commercial, retail and light industrial projects from basic conception through construction administration. Completed the Internship Development Program (NCARB).

Notable Projects:
-Windsor Hills Executive Center – Commercial buildings, associated site design work, and individual tenant plans; 50,000 SF
-Parson Residence – New residence on Smith Mountain Lake; 6,200 SF.

Jul 2005 - Jan 2009
 

The Lessard Architectural Group, Tysons Corner, VA, US, Design Staff Intern

Assisted staff architects and provided drafting and design assistance on multi-family residential and commercial projects.

May 2004 - Aug 2004
 

Education 

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech), BArch, Architecture

Achievement of Dean’s List 2000-2005; W. E. Wine Scholarship: 2001-2002; Virginia’s
Commonwealth Award Recipient: 2000-2004; GPA 3.6

Thesis Project Fall 2004 – Spring 2005
A return to walkable, close-knit, mixed-use, community design has improved many old and new developments. I created a small urban center in semi-rural Gainesville, Virginia. The new growth would act as a catalyst spurring similar development throughout the area and thwart the effects of urban sprawl along the Route 66 Corridor.

Aug 2000 - May 2005
 

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech), Bachelors, Urban Planning and Design

I received a Bachelor of Arts in Public and Urban Affairs with a concentration in Urban Policy and Planning

Aug 2000 - May 2005
 

Awards 

Parade of Homes 2009 Award Winning Residential Design, Award

Chantilly Place Town Homes

2009
 

Parade of Homes 2008 Award Winning Residential Design, Award

North Oaks Single Family Homes

2008
 

Areas of Specialization 

Skills 



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