Justin Sherman

Justin Sherman

New York, NY, US



Born in upstate New York and living in NYC for ten years now. I am an architectural professional with over ten years of experience with a strong passion for design as well as construction. I have a tenacious curiosity for the built environment and a knack for problem solving.

I have worked on a variety of projects, however the majority of my experience and expertise is in Residential and Mixed-Use buildings in the New York City area (Ground-up and Renovation).

Please feel free to ask questions.


Howard L. Zimmerman Architects, P.C., New York, NY, US, Project Associate

Project Manager of multiple renovation, restoration and preservation projects.
Strong detailing and communication skills. CA oversight and client relations is paramount.
Previous 7 years of ground-up design/build experience serves as an extremely valuable skill set for working on existing buildings.

Duties include but not limited to:
-Studio(Team) Coordinator
-Project Management
-Zoning and Code Analysis
-Alteration Review
-Construction Documents and Detailing
-Specification Writing
-Forensic Investigations
-Value Engineering
-Life Cycle Cost Analysis
-Budgeting and Cost Projections
-Construction Administration/ Project Oversight

Clients include (among others): The Trump Corporation, Sherwood Associates, Blueman Productions, FirstService Residential, Andrews Building Corporation.

Jun 2011 - current

new york city college, Brooklyn, NY, US, Adjunct Professor

Part-time night classes taught over a six-year period:
(Strong Revit Skills)

1. Building Technology III (Construction Documents, Zoning, Code, Building Systems)
2. Computer Modeling and Rendering (Revit/Rhino/SketchUp)
3. Materials and Methods of Construction in Architecture
4. Architectural AutoCAD
5. Office Software and Management

Jan 2008 - current

Bong Yu, P.C. Architects and Engineers, New York, NY, US, Intermediate Architect/ Project Manager

Assisting and managing Design/Build new ground-up construction projects in the NYC area.
Involved in all aspects of design and construction administration for large-scale Mixed-use projects.
Small firm. Very hands on and immersed in all tasks and duties associated with ground-up design, development and construction. Project types included Affordable Housing as well as market-rate Rental and Condominiums.

Jun 2004 - Jun 2011


Boston Architectural College (BAC), Boston, MA, US, MArch, Master of Architecture

Specialized courses in sustainable design practices and business practice/ethics.

Aug 2011 - Jan 2014

New York City College of Technology, Brooklyn, NY, US, Bachelors, Architectural Technology

Tau Phi Sigma member. Graduated at top of department and Summa Cum Laude. 3.87 GPA

Jan 2003 - Jun 2006

Areas of Specialization