Gensler, Boston, MA, US, Job Captain | Designer
Projects at all scales from test-fits to ground up core and shell buildings.
Wentworth Institute of Technology, Boston, MA, US, Adjunct Professor
College of Architecture, Design & Construction Management
Teaching the fundamentals of ideation, design & representation through drawing, diagramming, sketching, and modeling to 1st year 4+1 M-Arch students.
OP.en, SDNYLON-BOS, Co-Founder | Designer
Finalists in the 2012 OnePrize: Blight to Might
Urban design and market research for San Diego neighborhood in partnership with local planner/investor.
Design of solar shade structures for the Art Produce art gallery. The overall site & building design by Lynn Susholtz was awarded a 2011 Sustainable Design Orchid from the San Diego Architectural Foundation.
Semi-Finalists in the 2011 OnePrize: NYC 6 Boro competition
Consultation on a winning installation competition entry by artist Anne Mudge.
Jorge Ozorno Studio, San Diego, CA, US, Co-Designer | Project Manager
Responsible for managing and co-designing residential projects in California and Mexico including high-end contemporary homes in La Jolla, CA.
NewSchool of Architecture + Design, San Diego, CA, US, Design Critic | External Thesis Adviser | Teaching Assistant
B. Arch, M.Arch, and MS Arch Programs
Roesling Nakamura Terada Architects, San Diego, CA, US | Ventura, CA, Collaborator | Junior Architect
Hired for competition entries, RFQs, and RFPs for government, housing, and educational projects in Southern California.
Form 64 design + build, San Diego, CA, US, Journeyman
estudio teddy cruz, UCSD, La Jolla, CA, Designer
Housing design, model building, landscape diagrams for Living Rooms at the Border Project for Casa Familiar.
The project was part of MoMA NY's Small Scale Big Change: New Architectures of Social Engagement Exhibition.
California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, San Luis Obispo, CA, US, Teaching Assistant | Dean's Intern
College of Architecture & Environmental Design [CAED]: Teaching Assistant to an environmental design course [EDES 101] for students of various design & construction disciplines.
Part of college think tank working towards better integration of various construction/design disciplines.
California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, San Luis Obispo, CA, US, Instructor
Architecture Department: 1st year small scale design & construction course [ARCH 105]. Led students through a series of design/fabrication projects, held critiques, demonstrated drawing methods & shop tools.
RNT Architects, San Diego, CA, US, Junior Designer
Professional Studio program through Cal Poly + Summer Internship.
Responsible for concept & presentation physical models for municipal/education projects. Rendering, code, and urban design analysis for Imperial Beach Master Plan.
SB Surfboards | Resin Works, Oceanside, CA, US, Craftsman
Built, tested, and designed surfboards for 5 years prior to university studies.
Over 5000 handmade polyester resin and fiberglass surfboards produced.
Developed an understanding for the relationship between the shaping of matter and high performance.
Architectural Association School of Architecture (AA), Visiting School: San Francisco, CA, US / CCA, BioDynamic Structures
Videos can be seen here:
Dynamic processes investigated in Grasshopper, Firefly, Galapagos, Processing, Arduino, and a full scale dynamic prototype.
California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, San Luis Obispo, CA, US, BArch, Architecture
Cum Laude, Dean’s List 6 quarters, President’s List 2006 – 2007
Thesis: interdependence of natural, societal, and physical systems on a sensitive site w/in Camp Pendleton Marine Corps Base, CA.
Travels: NYC, Boston, Philadelphia, Mexico City, Costa Rica, Perú, and various cities of Western USA
Escuela Técnica Superior de Arquitectura de Madrid (ETSAM), Madrid, ES, Visiting Student (4th Year)
Studios Blanca Lleó and Salvador Perez Arroyo. Dense urban focus with European design sensibility. Conducted in Spanish.
Earned EU Spanish Language fluency certifications.
Part of ERASMUS program.
2012 OnePrize: Blight to Might Competition organized by Terreform One
2011 OnePrize: NYC 6 Boro Competition organized by Terreform One