I am a very motivated individual and I am always challenging myself to be the best. I am currently looking for a position in the hospitality industry doing Interior Design work. Always trying to expand my skill set and perfect what I am already good at.; in turn, I promise to make your company grow and prosper.
As a carpenter with continued exposure to various environments, I am naturally driven to design. Although my title is “Interior Designer”, I am certain that I can tackle any design challenge presented to me. I pride myself on being different and working to create a space that will stand above the rest. Simply put, I DESIGN.
Champalimaud Design, New York, NY, US, Intern - Junior Designer / BIM Specialist
Modeled interiors of hospitality projects in Revit
Created parametric FF&E 3D study models in Revit
AutoCAD elevations and Photoshop rendering
Sampson Construction, Carpenter
Builder and trim carpenter.
Interior Systems Inc. (iSi), Intern
Assisted in design and rendering of elevations and floor plans.
Iowa State University, Bachelors, Interior Design
BFA in Interior Design, CIDA accredited.
Minor in Entrepreneurial Studies
Design studios in Residential, Commercial, Healthcare, Retail and Hospitality.
Studied abroad in Rome, Italy : August 2009 - December 2009.
AAS in Microcomputer Information Technology (MIT)
Certificate in web design.
2010 Recipient of the NEWH Grant.
IIDA Project Competition Award, 1st Place
IIDA Midwest Chapter Rising Star Designer Award.
IIDA Project Competition Award, 2nd Place
IIDA Midwest Chapter "GOLD" Award for student category project.
Project submitted: Office Design Project
CIDA Review, Nomination
IIDA Midwest Chapter "SILVER" Award for student category project.
Project submitted: Residential Penthouse Project.
IIDA Rising Star Award, Award
Project(s) selected for 2009 CIDA Annual 6 year review at Iowa State University.
IDSA Exhibition Award, Award
Award presented by teachers and the Interior Design Student Association (IDSA) for work achievements.