Sarah Shannon

Sarah Shannon

Brooklyn, NY, US



Junior Architect with over 5 years of experience. Detail oriented with strong work ethic, problem solving, communication, interpersonal and teamwork skills.

Architectural designing, interior designing, electrical designing, working drawings and power point presentations. 

Expert in drafting and various technical skills.

Proficient in hand sketching drafts and computer aided drawings.



Joel Fitzpatrick Design, New York, NY, US, Intern Architect and Designer

Worked mostly on house renovations, interior and lighting design, creating the designs according to the client's demands.
Worked on renovating Lisa De Kooning’s house in the Hamptons, Norah Jones house in New York City and also worked on the interior design of Bridget Hall’s house in the Hamptons along with other diverse projects.
Responsible for modifying, computerizing and drafting the drawings.
Worked on window and door packages, lighting design and lighting packages for the projects.
Designed presentation slides for the clients using Power Point.

Oct 2011 - current

Nava Press, New York, NY, US, Market Researcher

Gather, analyze and present qualitative data.
Arrange and present marketing information to the executive personnel.
Ensure follow up calls to the clients on findings and further necessary research objectives and
analyzing and compiling the data obtained from the calls and emails.
Utilized Internet website and database searches to identify opportunities, contacts, competition, and
contract requirements.
Tracking the business pipeline maintaining status of current and upcoming opportunities.
Format final data analysis to client companies using Microsoft Word and Excel.

Jan 2011 - Oct 2011

Oekoplan Architects and Consulting Engineers, Cairo, Egypt, Junior Architect

Created unique architectural designs according to client's demand.
Assisted the project manager with organizing and managing documentations and coordinating mailings across all project phases along with updating excel sheets with projects progress and delivery dates.
Revising structural drawings with civil engineers to be submitted for approval.
Responsible for computerizing and drafting all drawings.
Responsible for training new staff on drafting and architectural drawings using AutoCAD.
Developed new database filing system to provide all architects with immediate computer-based access to historical drawings.
Designed presentation slides for the clients using Power Point.
Created renderings and perspectives of building using Autodesk Revit and Sketch-up programs.

Dec 2008 - Dec 2010

Sioufi Associates, Cairo, Egypt, Junior Architect

Worked mostly on designing residential building projects.
Responsible for computerizing and drafting all drawings.
Revised the final submitted architectural and structural drawings with civil engineers for approval.

Feb 2008 - Dec 2008


Faculty of Fine Arts, architecture department, Cairo, Egypt, BArch, Archiecture

Aug 2001 - Sep 2006

Areas of Specialization 


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