Train Architect with a Master of Science in Interior Design. A detail oriented, team player with strong customer service relationship skills. Industry knowledge from construction consulting office in Puerto Rico to retail show room in New York.
From educational preparation and professional experience, I am knowledgeable in corporate, hospitality, commercial and exhibition design. As well, I have the ability of space planning, the use of a variety of interior finishes and developing design concepts among others. I have been involved in a diversity of designs and projects, always working collaborative to create innovative solutions to design problems on deadline in a systematic approach. I worked as Resident Inspector in interiors renovations and new constructions of Infrastructural Government Offices such as Security, Emergency and Sport facilities. These provided me the opportunity to evaluate, select and apply architectural procedures, techniques and modifications for construction documents.
Knowledgeable in operative systems such as AutoCAD Architecture, AutoCAD, Autodesk Revit Architecture, Autodesk 3ds Max Design, SketchUp Pro, Adobe Photoshop CS6, Adobe InDesign CS6, Adobe Illustrator CS6.
Carcongroup Engineering PSC, San Juan, PR, US, Project Manager
June 2009 - June 2012; Summer 2013
> Develop design concepts and prepare 3D model renderings
> Assists in compiling data for architectural planjs, specifications, cost estimates, reports, etc.
> Assists in preparation of scale drawing of details required for contract drawings
> Check the Certification for Payment, Prepare Evaluation for Change Order, and check the Approval of Submittal
> Coordinate different events of the construction projects among owners, contractors and consultants
> Prepare meeting minutes, daily reports and punch list for each project
> Inspect on site the development projects daily
William Sonoma Inc, West Elm, San Juan, PR, US + New York, NY, US, Sales Associate
Holiday Season 2010-2011; August 2011 - August 2012; Holiday Season 2013-2014
> Provided the customers with solutions and design ideas for their space planning dilemma
> Assisted creating visuals for the retail environment
> "Catch the Spirit of Service" December 2013 Winner
Private Residence, Trujillo Alto, PR, US, Freelance Designer
> Designed and inspected the renovation of the pool with terrace of the residence
> Worked directly with the owner to select and recommend the materials and finishes for the pool and the flooring for the terrace
Andrés Mignucci Arquitectos, San Juan, PR, US, Intern
> Documented and analyzed floor plans of an apartment building using ArchiCAD application
> Constructed study models during design process of a project
Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY, US, Masters, Interior Design
University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL, US, BArch, Architecture