I've over 13 years experience as a Senior Designer and at least 15 years as a Project Manager/Job Captain responsible for leading project teams through all design phases on retail, commercial, residential and institutional projects. I'm licensed in California and three other states (Hawaii, Oregon, and Virginia).
My qualifications include:
■ Excellent design talent.
■ Proven technical and organization skills.
■ High level of proficiency in AutoCAD, Revit, SketchUP, Bonzai3D, Spirit, Photoshop.
■ Strong experience carrying a design from concept through detailing and construction documentation, assembling drawing packages and conduction contract administration.
■ Ability to develop and complete multiple projects concurrently.
■ Excellent written, spoken and graphic communication and presentation skills when working with consultants, contractors, manufacturers, and regulatory agencies.
■ Proficiency in general office software such as Word and Excel
Paul Walter Architect, Ashland, OR, US, Principal
Provide architectural support to architectural firms for all design phases of projects
including 3D modeling and photo-realistic rendering.
Design Partners Inc., Honolulu, HI, US, Senior Designer
Worked closely with the Director of Design and generated schematic/conceptual design for commercial, resort, and residential projects. These included custom homes, multifamily developments,
mid-rise condominiums, independent and assisted living developments, mixed-use projects, office buildings, fitness centers, sports complexes, auditoriums, fire stations, observatories, medical
and judicial buildings. Lead and directed members of the design and production staff.
William Hezmalhalch Architects, Santa Ana, CA, US, Senior Designer
Worked closely with the Vice President for Residential Design and generated designs for single-family houses for developers from concept through design development. Skills required quick design
sketches, traditional board work and CAD design.
Robert Hidey Architects, Irvine, CA, US, Senior Designer
Worked closely with the Principal and Director of Design to produce design solutions for single-family houses, multi-family residential developments and commercial projects. Responsible for project research, development of CAD design and docmentation of drawings, coordination with consultants, code research, agency coordination, coordination of specifications and their incorporation into projects, review and evaluation of documents for accuracy and coordination of project teams.
Architect's Connection, Irvine, CA, US, Principal Architect
Provided architectural project management and CAD services to architectural firms. These services included code research, coordination of consultants and regulating agencies, review and evaluation of construction documents.
Stockton - Hidey Architects, Irvine, CA, US, Project Manager
Created Design Development and Construction Documents for multifamily residential projects.
Warkentin-Wraight Architects, Costa Mesa, CA, Director of Technical Services
Established man-hour projections,reviewed project schedules, generated status reports, assisted clients in obtaining building permits and zoning variances, plan checked projects, and prepared construction documents.
Womack-Humphreys Architects, Vienna, VA, Architect/Associate
Responsible for developing residential projects from concept planning through construction administration. These projects ranged from single family custom homes to townhome complexes and large scale multifamily projects. As project leader I managed clients, directed staff, and
coordinated consultants throughout project deliver process. Conducted Construction Administration and coordination on several multifamily developments.
The Martin Organization, Fairfax, VA, Senior Project Manager
Supervised staff, developed schedules, wrote specifications, checked all working drawings. Prepared drawings from schematic design through working drawings. Projects included single family homes, townhouses, recreation buildings, and multifamily apartment complexes.
The Potomac Group, Washington, DC, US, Project Manager
Assisted in design and prepared construction documents for an apartment complex and living quarters/exhibits at the Arizona Sonora Desert Museum.
C.J.Lessard Architects, Vienna, VA, US, Project Manager
Prepared design development and construction documents for townhouses, single family houses, and condominium projects.
Robert Glaser Associates, Silver Spring, MD, US, Project Manager
Provided interior design and construction documents for W. Bell Company. Provided documents for renovation to a synagogue and a Navy Recreation Center.
The Design Collaborative, Virginia Beach, VA, US, Job Captain
Prepared design and construction documents for the Central Library of Virginia Beach.
Krummel & Jackson Associates, Virginia Beach, VA, US, Project Manager
Prepared design, working drawings, cost estimates, and specifications for various military and commercial projects.
Hargrove & Brockwell Associates, Virginia Beach, VA, US, Draftsman
Prepared working drawings for various military and residential projects.
Veterans Administration, Washington, DC, US, Architect GS-0808-11
Prepared design, working drawings, and cost estimates for new construction and renovations of Administration Buildings for the Department of Memorial Affairs. Conducted onsite investigations and
prepared renovation drawings for VA Medical Centers.