Valeriya Koleva

Valeriya Koleva

Newtonville, MA, US



Resourceful designer with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Architecture seeks entry level position with a distinctive architectural firm. Leverages strong technical and design skills coupled with ability to draft construction documents and design development using AutoCAD. Proven ability to manage concurrent projects, communicate critical information in clear, concise terms, and strike an immediate and lasting rapport across all business hierarchies.


Ahold USA, Quincy Center, MA, US, Store Planning Specialist

Feb 2014 - current

David Barsky- Architect P.C., Newton, MA, US, Design Intern

Oct 2013 - current

Amy McFadden Design, Newton, MA, US, Design Assistant

• Translated principal's sketches into working CAD drawings.
• Selecting paint colors and room finishes, ex: wood floors, area rugs, wallpaper, fabrics, kitchen and bathroom appliances.

Oct 2012 - Dec 2012

Rayheaven Build LTD, Varna, BG, AutoCAD Drafter

• Project 3D renderings for client presentation.
• Construction documentation in AutoCAD

Jul 2010 - Jul 2010

Carillion plc, London, United Kingdom, intern

• Helped oversee the completion of some of the construction in accordance with the engineer or architect's drawings and specifications.
• Visited the site on multiple occasions to document the existing building conditions.

Jun 2010 - Jun 2010


Boston Architectural College (BAC), MArch, Master of Architecture

Sep 2014 - Apr 2017

Massachussets College of Art and Design, Boston, MA, US, BFA in Architectural Design

Sep 2007 - May 2011

Butler Community College, Andover, KS, US, N/A

Feb 2004 - May 2006

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