Alejandra Rosado

Alejandra Rosado

Washington DC

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Dynamic and versatile, with a keen eye for detail, I possess a background in art, interiors, and architecture. I am passionate about what I do, with a knack for translating ideas into realities.


Page Southerland Page, Washington, DC, US, Senior Designer

- All-Round architect focused on the design and technical aspects of a project.
- 3D Modelling and documenting projects from design development to construction documents.
- Responsible of programming, space planning and documentation of Fuse at Mason Square.
- Incharged of 3D modeling and detailing the exterior scope of UMBC Sherman Hall.
- Created interior and exterior renders.

Mar 2021 - current

Freelance Architect & Project Designer, Blacksburg, VA, US, Architect & Project Designer

Architect at SKIA Design:
- Developed floor plans & 3D models for light-frame residential construction projects.

• Project Designer at TKCI:
- Worked on concept idea generations for multiple interior design projects.
- Prepared construction documents, specifications & leading construction administration.
- Handled client meetings.

Jun 2020 - Mar 2021

Virginia tech, Blacksburg, VA, US, Teaching & Research Assistant

Co-taught Arch 3016 (Design Lab) & Arch 4164/5064 (Computer Applications in Design).
• Wrote Internal & external grant proposals up to the sum of $30,000.
• Conducted research on CLT & timber construction under the lead of Prof. Becker.
• Hosted visiting faculty and critiques.
• Lead & organized lobby exhibitions of student work and summer program.
• Co-lead The Nordic Design Summer Program with Prof. Becker and Nick Coates. Traveled through Denmark,
Norway, Sweden & Finland with 16 students from the A+D program.
• Worked with Prof. Becker on the fabrication for The Portmanteau Exhibit, Camouflage: Architectural Origins
Everywhere & Nowhere at The Milwaukee Art Museum.

Aug 2017 - May 2020

AECOM, Roanoke, VA, US, Intern Architecture

• Army Housing Masterplan for Villagio & Caserma Ederle in Vicenza, Italy:
- Lead research of residential typologies, diagrams, 3D printed models & presentation of main idea.
- Worked in Revit developing 3D models of residential buildings and landscaping.
- Collaborated with the Madrid office on interior aparment layouts.

May 2018 - Jan 2019

Teresa Ko Comercial Interiors LLC, Blacksburg, Interior Design Associate

Managed, from beginning to end, a wide range of projects spanning various design sectors such as higher
education, K-12, healthcare, commercial, and residential.
• Collaborated with other architecture offices, engineers, contractors and vendors.

Jun 2015 - Aug 2017

CallisonRTKL, London UK, Interior Designer I

ADIA- Abu Dhabi Investement Authority Bank in UAE:
- Collaborated with the Workplace Team in London on a feasibility study for ADIA in Abu Dhabi, UAE.
• Booz Allen Hamilton in Crystal City & Springfield Virginia:
- Highly involved on schematic design, development and documentation of workplace projects.

May 2014 - May 2015


Aug 2017 - May 2020

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech), Blacksburg, VA, US, BArch, Interior Design and Art History

May 2010 - Jan 2014

Monash University, Melbourne, AU, Bachelors, Interior Architecture

International Exchange Program

Aug 2012 - Nov 2012


Finalist Mosul Postwar Camp Competition Archstorming, Other

Finalist on International Design Competition


Honorable Mention, Singular Space Category IIDA & ASID, Honorable Mention

Singular Space Award Category


Atlantic Coast Conference Scholarship 2012 Recipient, Scholarship

Scholarship to help exceptional students develop an international dimension to their education.


First Place Mark Boone Residential Design Award, 1st Place

Residential Studio, 1st Place award selected by Mark Boone


Nominee Donghia Interior Design Scholarship, Nomination

Nominated to represent the Interior Design Virginia Tech Program on the Angelo Donghia $30,000 scholarship


Inscape Design Award, Scholarship

Award given to a student that demonstrate collaboration in studio


Jeanette Turner Bowker Award, Scholarship

Scholarship for design excellence to a rising junior student


Areas of Specialization