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Angela Vanella

Angela Vanella

Los Angeles, CA, US

 

About 

Employment 

Marwan Al-Sayed Inc., Los Angeles, CA, US, Project Manager

Leading project from concept to construction documentation
Creating and maintaining project schedule
Communicating with client and client representatives
Coordinating with MEP, structural, and landscape consultants
Attending city permitting meetings

May 2019 - current
 

Marwan Al-Sayed Inc., Los Angeles, CA, US, Project Designer

Developing 3D virtual models for client meetings
Producing architectural drawings from concept sketches and 3D virtual models
Producing details for construction
Producing interior design drawings, such as stone/tile layouts and millwork drawings
Preparing client presentations
Attending client meetings
Attending job site meetings
Specifying finishes and FF&E

Aug 2018 - current
 

The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX, US, Teaching Assistant, Visual Resources Collection

Planned and curated exhibitions
Scanned and accessioned image collection donations
Photographed events
Instructed photographic workshops
Managed darkroom

Jun 2018 - Jul 2018
 

The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX, US, Teaching Assistant, Architecture and Society Course

Led discussion sections
Graded coursework
Tutored students in need of support

Jan 2018 - May 2018
 

Marwan Al-Sayed Inc., Los Angeles, CA, US, Intern

Developed 3D virtual models
Produced architectural drawings
Produced detail drawings
Attended regular job site meetings
Specified finishes and FF&E
Organized office database

Jun 2017 - Dec 2017
 

The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX, US, Teaching Assistant, Visual Resources Collection

Planned and curated exhibitions
Scanned and accessioned image collection donations
Photographed events
Instructed photographic workshops
Managed darkroom

Aug 2016 - May 2017
 

The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX, US, Senior Student Associate, Visual Resources Collection

Instructed photographic workshops
Managed darkroom

Jan 2016 - Jul 2016
 

University of San Diego, San Diego, CA, US, Office Aide

Displayed student work
Provided students with prospective graduate program informational materials
Performed clerical work
Built steel and wood office furniture

Oct 2011 - Aug 2015
 

University of San Diego, San Diego, CA, US, Laboratory Technician

Managed darkroom, computer lab, and equipment
Supervised and provided student support during laboratory hours in darkroom and computer lab

Feb 2014 - May 2015
 

Education 

Parsons School of Design, Online, Healthier Materials & Sustainable Building Certificate

Jun 2019 - Aug 2019
 

The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX, US, MArch, Architecture

Aug 2015 - Aug 2018
 

University of San Diego, San Diego, CA, US, Bachelors, Architecture and Art History

Sep 2011 - Aug 2015
 

Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, US, Career Discovery Program Certificate

Jun 2013 - Jul 2013
 

Awards 

McNair Scholar Recruitment Fellowship, Scholarship

The University of Texas at Austin Graduate School

2021
 

Departmental Honors, Honorable Mention

University of San Diego Department of Art, Architecture, and Art History

2015
 

TRiO McNair Postbaccalaureate Achievement Scholar, Grant

United States Department of Education

2014
 

Harriet Gill Award, Scholarship

Friends of San Diego Architecture

2013
 

Trustee Merit Scholarship, Scholarship

University of San Diego

2011
 

Areas of Specialization 

Skills