Licensed Architect with 20+ years of experience. Strong expertise in commercial, residential and academia design and build. Experienced in overseas (Asia) housing development and landscape. Driven individual with a passion for architecture and creative design.
v.baras Architects, Port Jervis, NY, Architect
•Lead architect and sales partner in organization; driven to grow productivity and public relations.
•Organized and facilitated client meetings to draw in projects and business.
•Leveraged LEED certification to attract sustainability and environmental preferred clients.
•Concentration in commercial and residential spaces.
•SARA awarded v.baras first tri-state 100% off-the-grid residence: National Silver Award
The Montoro Architectural Group, Saddle River, NJ, US, Architect
The Montoro Architectural Group
•Managed and coordinated construction documents, drawings and workflow to ensure timely completion of all phases in a project.
•Reviewed and researched product data, submittals and shop drawings for compliance with contract documents.
•Prepared drawings for high-end residential homes, shopping centers, and national restaurant chains and national retail outlets
•Assisted clients in architectural review board, planning board and zoning review board in across New York and New Jersey.
•Specialized in shopping centers, schools, and high-end residential homes in prominent areas such as Saddle River, Franklin Lakes and Alpine New Jersey.
•Appointed mentor for interns for the ARE preparation.
Thomas Ashbahian Architect/Engineer/Planner, Ramsey, NJ, US, Project Manager
Thomas Ashbahain Architect/Engineer/Planner
•Coordinated sight plans to structural engineering to architectural plans.
•Prepared drawings for high end residential homes, shopping centers, car dealerships, and national fast-food restaurants
•Created construction drawings for retail tenant “fit-ups” for leading multi-national companies
•Provided support for contractors in the field and solved problems during construction.
LAN Associates, Midland Park, NJ, US, Job Captain and Project Manager
•Prepared construction documents for schools, churches, assisted living and libraries
•Collaborated on design decision and modified designs and follow ups accordingly.
•Coached and mentored interns and junior level associates
•Expert in Auto CAD
Cybul and Cybul Architects, Edgewater, NJ, US, Project Captain
Cybul and Cybul Architects
•Created and prepared working plans and detailed drawings from sketches for engineering and manufacturing purposes according to dimensional specification.
•Supported the architects in field measuring and onsite observations.
•Prepared detailed government drawings for food manufacturing facilities
•Supported a 60+ acre design for a meat market in
•Expert in Data CAD
CLC Landscape Design, Landscape Architects, Ringwood, NJ, US, Foreman and Draftsman
CLC Landscape Design, Landscape Architects
•Directed and managed a team of 10 construction workers per project
•Lead facilitator between the property owner and landscape architect.
•Managed communication and attributes effectively while driving productivity
•Drafted landscape plans, walls, patios, driveways and pools
•Trained and operated industrial machinery equipment
New York Institute of Technology (NYIT), Old Westbury, NY, US, Bachelors, Architect
SUNY Rockland Community College, Suffern, New York, Mathematics and Sciences
Earned an Associates Degree in Mathematics and Sciences