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Lindsey Jones

Lindsey Jones

Locust Grove, VA, US

 

About 

I am eager to learn and a quick learner for areas where I have little experience. With a healthy sense of humor and a strong work ethic, I am an especially motivated person who is very passionate about Architecture. I am diligent and determined and I thoroughly take pleasure in studying and practicing Architecture. I value the relationship I have with others and have worked well with a variety of people. I know that my creativity, resourcefulness, and drive are qualities that make me a distinctive employee. 

Employment 

Orange County Public Schools, Orange, VA, US, Varsity Assistant Swim Coach, Varsity Soccer Coach, Substitute Teacher

Feb 2011 - current
 

Green Ridge Recreation Center, Roanoke, VA, US, Head Swim Instructor and Swim Lesson Coordinator

I was responsible for planning the swim lessons along with assigning instructors to each lesson.
I held in-services to discuss important teaching tactics and facility expectations.
I spoke to groups of parents about what we offer as a facility.

May 2010 - Aug 2010
 

Blacksburg Parks and Recreation, Blacksburg, VA, US, Pool Supervisor, Head Swim Instructor, Head Lifeguard, Head Swim Coach

May 2006 - Jul 2010
 

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech), Blacksburg, VA, US, Solar House Team Member

I took part in some of the later design work of the house. I also participated in the construction of the house from beginning to end. Please reference lumenhaus.com.

Jan 2009 - Aug 2009
 

Education 

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech), Blacksburg, VA, US, BArch, Architecture

Bachelor's of Architecture, Architecture with a minor in Industrial Design

• History of Architecture I & II
• Geometry of Math and Design
• Design Appreciation
• Foundations of Art and Design
• Creative and Aesthetic Experience
• Structures-Concrete
• Structures-Steel
• Computer Applications in Interior Design
• History of Interior Design I & II
• Introduction to Landscape Architecture
• Art of Building
• Sustainability in Practice
• Building Assemblies
• Modeling and Rendering
• Environmental Building Systems I & II
• Materials and Processes
• Building Analysis
• Computer Applications
• Human Factors
• Building Cities
• Professional Practice
• Textile Spaces
• Architecture Theory Seminar
• Industrial Design Studio
• Architecture Studio I, II, III, IV, & V
• History of Industrial Design

Aug 2005 - May 2010
 

Awards 

Solar Decathlon Europe, 1st Place

I was one of the team members who designed and built a solar-powered house that competed in Europe in the Solar Decathlon. We took first place overall. Please reference our website at lumenhaus.com.

2010
 

Finalist Top 7% Of Raphael Moneo’s Worldwide Four Square House Design Problem: Homage to John Hejduk, Honorable Mention

While studying for a semester in Switzerland, I, along with my peers, competed in a world-wide design competition to design four houses on a sixteen square grid as an homage to John Hejduk. Of almost 600 entries, I was one of the finalists in the competition and was given credit in the Japanese magazine, “Shinkenchiku: 2009” (The Japan Architect: Spring 2009).

2009
 

Areas of Specialization 

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