• AIBC Intern Architect with a passion for urban infill, adaptive reuse and preservation.
• Certified Passive House Designer with the knowledge & tools to integrate sustainability into projects where feasible.
• Strong aptitude for teamwork, with the ability to contribute expertise and follow leadership directives at appropriate times
TAF Architect, New York, NY, US, Junior Architect
Key Projects: The Dakota Exterior Restoration; 888 Eighth Avenue Reclad; 201 E 12th St. Restoration;
Prepared extensive base drawings for a comprehensive restoration campaign at a NYC Landmark building, met with contractors throughout the bidding process, filed project with both the
Landmarks Preservation Commission and the Department of Buildings; Developed conceptual designs for recladding a 1960’s, white brick, 20-storey apartment building; Defined the scope of work, prepared working drawings and Department of Buildings filings for an exterior restoration project.
McGinn Engineering & Preservation, Vancouver, BC, CA, Intern Architect
Key Projects: British Columbia Housing SRO Conservation; Womens' Second Stage Housing
Integral role in destructive investigation and documentation of 13 heritage hotels including the development of existing construction details, full drawing sets and the writing of statments of significance; Thrived in the field conducting a multi-day site visit employing a high lift re: deterioration of the cast stone of a large historical building; Led the conceptual design of a multi-family residential building to suit the unique needs of women in transition.
Tekton Arkitekten, Amsterdam, NL, Student Intern
Key Project: Seniors’ Housing, City of Heiloo
Partnered with technical design team to draft construction details for a multi-unit residential building; Developed schematic structural drawings employing laminated bamboo members for a horticultural pavilion in Xi’an, China.
FSC Architects & Engineers, Yellowknife, NT, CA, Student Intern
Key Project: Health Center Prototypes, Northwest Territories
Assessed functional layouts provided by a leading healthcare planning firm, collaborated on the schematic design and led the drafting involved in the development of to three scales of prototypical health centers; Led schematic design and writing of an RFP re: the contracting of a community hall expansion and vital service upgrades.
Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, CA, Woodshop Assistantship
Assisted students with woodworking techniques and design ideas/specifications; gained supervisory experience by assisting faculty with classroom oversight, and mentoring.
Robert Lemon Architect Inc., Vancouver, BC, CA, Student Intern
Key Project: Shaugnessey Heritage Residence Renovations
Conducted all site measuring and drafted construction drawings suitable for building permit submission.
Vancouver Heritage Foundation, Vancouver, BC, CA, Student Intern
Key Project: Carrall Street Greenway & Chinatown Historic Map Guides
Led the development and production of historical map guides used for popular urban walking tours including archival research, design, photography and printing; Leveraged creativity to help build awareness and appreciation for the city’s diverse architectural heritage
City of Fernie, Fernie, BC, CA, Student Intern
Key Project: Secondary Suites Bylaw
Worked with the Director of Planning to research and develop a policy to promote the urban densification with secondary suites; assisted city staff in the processing of development and building permits.
Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, CA, MArch, Master of Architecture
Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, CA, BArch, Bachelor of Environmental Design Studies
Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, CA, Bachelors, Bachelor of Community Design
Queensland University Of Technology, Brisbane, AU, Interior Design
One semester of full-time interior design courses.
Graduate Studies Scholarship, Dalhousie University, Scholarship
Ernest Annau Scholarship for Architecture, 1st Place