I am a recent graduate of The Interior Architecture Program at Ohio University and am pursuing a full time position with an architecture/interior design firm to further my experience, knowledge, and skills as an interior designer. I possess a never ending passion for all things design and continue to develop my skills and knowledge in my spare time. I am currently working in Athens, Ohio at The Athens Cycle Path Cycle Shop as a sales associate where I enjoy the surroundings and time spent in a great cycling community atop my favorite mode of transportation, my bicycle.
Donivan Noble, Athens, OH, US, Interior Designer
Currently, I am working under my own name for the Athens Cycle Path. The owners have contracted me to re-design their sales floor as well as their adjacent repair shop. My responsibilities include programming, space planning, and visualization while working with the owner, an artist, to showcase his work as well as design custom retail displays to further engage the customers and create a unique experience for the visitors of the store.
Susan Fredman Design Group, Chicago, IL, US, Intern
During my time spent working at Susan Fredman Design I was given the opportunity to prepare AutoCad documentation, render visual studies of spaces for clients, organize material selections, and work with contractors and sales representatives to achieve the goals of the firm and the client.
-Daily upkeep of resource library including meeting with sales reps to attain samples
-Coordinating color schemes and materials selection
-Drafting floor plans, elevations, and construction details
-Space planning and solutions based on the client's needs and budget
-Collecting specification information for assemblage of project binders
AJC Contracting, Cleveland, OH, US, Assistant Contractor
-Aided in the construction and renovation of residential structures
-Participated in construction phases from framing, foundations, to finishing details
-Coordinated materials schemes and budgeting
Ohio University, Athens, OH, US, Bachelors, Interior Architecture
My work was selected as the third place prize in the residential category along with a $500 cash prize. The competition required sending in images of the completed project along with the color palette and paint selections from Sherwin Williams. The description and imagery were to depict how the contestants used Sherwin Williams paint and color choices to help shape the design of the space.