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Fabiola Esquivel

Fabiola Esquivel

El Segundo, CA, US

 

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About 

 I am currently employed at Laurence Lee Associates a well established interior / architectural firm providing interior design solutions. I am excited to introduce myself as a design professional with academic and professional experience in architecture, interior design and graphic design. I am currently in the process of attaining my NCIDQ certification. My intentions are to become a certified interior designer, I have extensive experience with the following:   

  

  • Constructing Architectural plans from schematic design to construction administration, as well as experience with construction methodology. 

  • Familiar with the following codes: International CBC, municipal code and code requirement including ADA.   

  • Proficient in the following software: Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, latest Auto Cad version, and 3D Max.    

  • Working knowledge: Sketch-up

  • Bilingual in Spanish and English. 

  • Solid understanding of an architectural plan set entailing: plans, RCP plans, details, sections, elevations and coordination between all trades.  Working knowledge of millwork and fixture details. 

  • Reporting to and communicating with the design principal and architect.  Worked closely with the architect on: design solutions, CD set, plan check submittals, construction administration, RFIs, ASIs, submittal reviews and finalizing project documents.   

  • Responsible for coherent presentation boards, attending weekly OAC meetings and client meetings.      

Employment 

Laurence Lee Associates, Los Angeles, CA, US, Senior Interior Designer

In charges of managing and coordinate project. Attend weekly conference calls, coordinate FF&E schedules. Research products and consult with vendors. Detail millwork and furniture fixtures. Proffecient in developing a drawing set from start to finish.

May 2016 - current
 

The Architects Collective, Inglewood, CA, US, Designer

Facilitate all phase of design on a project from SD, DD through CD. Selecting and researching materials for exterior and interior finishes.

Apr 2015 - May 2016
 

PSL Architects, Los Angeles, CA, US, Designer

Facilitate all phase of design on a project from SD, DD through CD. Selecting and researching materials for exterior and interior finishes. Space planning.

Apr 2013 - Apr 2015
 

Egan| Simon Architecture, Playa del Rey, CA, US, Job Captain

Facilitate all phase of design from SD, DD through CD. Space planning. Selecting and researching materials for exterior and interior finishes. Received RTI in several cities: Santa Monica, Los Angeles, West Los Angeles. Helped coordinate consultant drawings.
Coordinate lunch and learns at the office.
Spoke to vendors and clients.
Administration work and office tasks.

Feb 2008 - Apr 2013
 

Education 

Woodbury University, Burbank, CA, US, BArch, Architecture

Architecture with a minor in Graphic Design

Aug 2003 - May 2008
 

Awards 

LEED Platinum, Award

Sustainable Design

2013
 

Multifamily Excellence, Award

The National Association of Local Housing Finance Agency award "Vendome Palms" a Multifamily Housing Excellence Award.

2012
 

"Best Projects" by ENR Southeast's 2012, Award

Best Project of the year

2012
 

“Special Needs Project of the Year Award”, Award

SCANPH - Awarded to the Courtyards Housing in Long Beach Housing by Southern California Association of Nonprofit Housing

2011
 

2010 Commitment to Action, Award

Step Up on Vine (Step Up in Hollywood) was chosen for special presentation at the Clinton Global Initiative Annual Meeting for a sustainable design.

2010
 

Areas of Specialization 

Skills 



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