I am an extremely charismatic, motivated, talented, energetic and dedicated Suma Cum Laude graduate of Architecture and Interior Design Programs with an academic focus in sustainability, multi- generational master planning, as well as, interior architecture. I am skilled in complex problem solving, applying creativity to design engaging environments and utilizing technical expertise in AutoCAD, BIM, Adobe, and Microsoft office to develop presentations. renderings, and 3-D illustrations.
I am presently seeking an opportunity in which to gain professional design experience, implement methods of creative imagination, utilize principles of sustainability and social design responsibility, as well as, compliment theory learned at the university level within a stimulating work environment.
The Home Depot, Poughkeepsie, NY, US, Flooring and Décor Design Consultation Specialist
Acquired clientele to stimulate competitive sales within the flooring and interior finishes market: performed intimate client consultations to facilitate installation services and encourage DIY options, conducted product research and specification analysis, as well as, developed project cost estimates.
Spire Architecture P.L.L.C., Millbrook, NY, US, Architectural Intern
Assisted with all phases of design associated with sustainable commercial and residential projects: conducted site and existing condition analysis, implemented conceptual development and problem solving, prepared presentation and marketing materials, 3-D models, renderings, working drawing sets, and contract documents, as well as performed administrative tasks.
Eitan Dor Steel Creations, Poughkeepsie, NY, US, Steel Sculptural Design Consultant & Specifications Drafter
Collaborated with an industrial sculptor to solidify artistic expressions conceived within steel: specified required steel members, and produced appropriate detailed fabrication drawings to be utilized for protyping, exhibit installations, and mass production
Alfred State College Admissions Office, Alfred, NY, US, Architectural & Interior Design Representative
Established relationships with new and prospective students and acted as a positive role model:
contacted, advised, and recruited potential design students, led campus department tours, assisted in the acclimation of new students, and performed administrative tasks.
University of Hartford, Hartford, CT, US, MArch, Architecture
Academic Master of Architecture Scholarship 2012
Cumulative GPA- 3.91
Alfred State College, Alfred, NY, US, Bachelors, Architectural Engineering & Interior Design
Cum Laude Graduate
Lead Designer Specialist 2009
Academic Recognition: Dean’s List 05-12 RCDC Urban Renewal Award 2008
Outstanding Student Interior Design 2010 Ergo Literary Magazine 2006
Interior Design Excellence 2010
Honorable Mention Best Architectural Thesis 2009
Graduate Excellence Award for Architecture, 1st Place
Master of Architecture Scholarship, 1st Place
Awarded to the student with the highest GPA within the MARCH program at the end of the first year of the program.
Outstanding Student -Interior Design, 1st Place
Awarded to the most accomplished and talented interior design student at the completion of the program
Best Architectural Thesis, 2nd Place
Awarded for the best senior thesis; in which, I proposed a sustainable facility, “The Hudson River Museum of Science”