Current objective is to obtain a full-time position in the field of architecture as an Architect Intern, Part II Assistant, or Architekt im Praktikum (AIP).
Past work experience includes the production of construction documents using CAD software, schematic design, architectural marketing including RFPs / RFQs, graphics / layout design using Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop), and translations.
Portfolio available upon request.
SCHOLZ GmbH + Co. KG, Böblingen, DE, Architekt im Praktikum
Assist in all project phases, incl. site analysis, schematic design, cost estimation and assessment,
and material selection on residential and corporate office projects for private and public clients; Create graphic and layout design for external presentation materials
Universität Stuttgart, Stuttgart, DE, Student Assistant
* Actual dates of employment January - February 2011 and May - September 2011. Interruption due to full-time work with Fentress Architects.
Edited the German and English International Student Handbooks using QuarkXPress software; Provided graphic design and layout consulting services; Led an introductory German language seminar on architecture in Stuttgart
Pesch + Partner Architekten Stadtplaner BDA SRL, Stuttgart, DE, Translator
Provided translation services for the firm’s website from German into English; Translated project descriptions, company background information, and professional CV’s
Fentress Architects, Denver, CO, US, FT Intern Architect
* Actual dates of employment June - September 2010 and March - April 2011. Interruption due to university calendar / education.
Held roles in architectural marketing and RFP/ RFQ teams for large-scale projects, including the
San Diego Convention Center (shortlisted, ultimately won); Provided graphic and layout design solutions for internal and external publication materials; Interacted with firm principals and associates and representatives from contracting companies; Provided translation services from German to English
Willwersch Architekten BDA RIBA, Stuttgart, DE, Sommerpraktikant / Werkstudent
Completed construction and detail drawings for the large-scale mixed use project Stuttgart Südtor; Determined specifications for floor systems through collaboration with architects and engineers; Designed drainage solutions for outdoor balconies, terraces, and green roofs
Frank Cross, AIA, Raleigh, NC, US, Summer Intern Architect
Completed construction documents and details for a mid-sized mixed-use project; Aided in the design of residential and commercial floor plans
Universität Stuttgart, Stuttgart, DE, MArch, Dipl.-Ing. Architecture and Urban Planning
Gesamtnote (GPA): 1.5 (3.82 / 4.00), distinction of “Excellent” (highest honors) with degree
Relevant Coursework: Studio, Industrial Architecture Design and Construction Theory, Sustainable Materials and Design, Architectural Drawing, Urban Ecology, Landscape Architectural Theory, Urban Typologies
North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, US, Bachelors, Architecture (BEDA), BA German Studies
Bachelor of Environmental Design in Architecture May 2010
Bachelor of Arts in German Studies May 2010
GPA: 3.65 / 4.00, distinctions of Magna Cum Laude and UHP Honors with degrees
Universität Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
Studied Abroad 2008 Fall Semester and 2009 Spring Semester
Concentrations: Urban Planning and German
Relevant Coursework: Studio, Architectural Theory, Construction Systems, Structures,Environmental Control Systems, Architectural History, History of German Architecture, Sustainable Planning, Urban Residential Theory, German Language and Culture
Universität Stuttgart Institute for Lanscape Planning and Ecology (ILPÖ) and Institute for Urban Planning (SI) Annual Project of Designation, Award
Julia Wood Skinner Scholarship Award, Scholarship
Baden-Württemberg Scholarship, Scholarship
DAAD Undergraduate Scholarship, Scholarship
NC State University Honors Program Scholarship, Scholarship
Outstanding Junior in German Studies Award, Award
North Carolina State University Honors Village Founders’ Award, Award