Having worked in small firms my entire career, I have had the privilege in working in all aspects in design and construction. I consider myself to be very energetic, focused, and driven to succeed. Due to also completing various Single Family Addition projects on my own, I am able to see the big picture in projects and understand the need for effeciency and speed in all projects.
Mazal Enterprises, Chatsworth, CA, US, Director of Architecture and Interiors
- Managed and organized retail interior tenant improvement projects.
Created design, permit, and construction drawings for multiple retail
- Managed construction phase documents such as RFIs and material and
finish ordering and changes.
- Created realistic photo like renderings to “sell” designs to clients while
maintain design budget constraints.
- Maintained communicative lines between Mall and owners to ensure
- Ensured project compliance with CBC and IBC. Project locations ranged
from Canada, Spain, United Kingdom, as well as in multiple cities in the
- Coordinated with contractors and subs to ensure smooth and efficient
Freelance, Freelance Designer
Since my last year in College, I have been working on Single Family House Additions located in the San Marino, Ca area. I assist the client in finding the best design solution to that will also pass city design requirements. I have developed healthy relationships that leave the client completely satisfied with their new large and better designed homes.
Clinger Spina Associates - Freelance, Freelance Designer
Clinger Spina Associates specialized in Hospitality Design as well as FBO design/buld projects. In CSA, I worked from the Design Development to Construction Document phases of projects ranging from The Orlando Hotel in Los Angeles, Ca, to the White Horse Theme Park in Shenyang, China. My duties involved working directly under Project Architects and assisting in completion of various drawings and renderings in all stages of design and construction.
Gene Fong Associates, Designer
Gene Fong Associates specialized in Hospitality Design and Construction. In my brief time in the firm, I was put in charge of custom single family house renovation in Beverly Hills, Ca. I also worked directly under the owner of the firm as well as the lead design principal with various hospitality projects.
Clinger Spina Associates, Designer
Clinger Spina Associates specialized in Hospitality Design as well as FBO design/buld projects. In CSA, I worked from the Design Development to Construction Document phases of projects ranging from The Millionaire FBO hangar in Santa Monica, Ca, to the Shenyang Hot Springs Resort in Shenyang, China. My duties involved working directly under Project Architects and assisting in completion of various drawings and renderings in all stages of design and construction.
Gin Wong Associates, Project Designer
Being the first firm I was employe for, Gin Wong Associates had the face of a large international firm, yet the operation of a small to medium sized office. I was able to work in all aspects of design, from conceptual drawings and models, to construction drawings. I had the pleasure of working directly under Bruce Bailey, the Production; Millard Lee, the Planning Principal; and Young Kimm, the Design Principal. The last project I completed was Tenant Improvement Projects for Los Angeles World Airports. I was directly involved with the design and construction drawings for the Public Restroom areas for Terminals 2, 4, and 6. I also lead a team to update the office CAD standards, which involved meeting with several Project Captains weekly to create a Gin Wong Associates Office Standards Manual.
University of Southern California (USC), BArch, Architecture
Bachelor of Architecture.