Jessica Rose Jardinel

Jessica Rose Jardinel

New York, NY, US



I am a Licensed Professional in New York State. 

I have experience taking concepts to construction. 

I have a creative nature and have an artist residency in NYC. 

When I am not practicing Architecture, I am usually painting or enjoying other fine arts. 


J.L. Ramirez Architects, New York, NY, US, Project Architect

Grew from Junior Level Architectural Designer to Intermediate/Senior Level Licensed Professional

Experience with the following:
- Client interaction and expectation management
- Receiving projects at schematic design and developing entire project sets through design development, bidding phase, construction drawings using AutoCAD.
- Submissions to building department.
- Developing both interior and exterior detailing.
- Responses to RFI's, generating sketches, proposing designs,
- Reviewing shop drawings for steel, stone, exterior windows and doors.
- Creating interior elevations.

Nov 2013 - current

Graf & Lewent Architects, New York, NY, US, Architectural Intern

Internship surveying of existing conditions.

Oct 2013 - Nov 2013

NYC Office of the Comptroller, New York, NY, US, Space Analyst

- Worked with Director of Facilities to propose new layouts within NYC’s Municipal Building.
- Surveyed existing conditions.

May 2013 - Jul 2013

American Institute of Architecture Students (AIAS) NYIT Manhattan, New York, NY, US, Chapter President

- Grew from 2011-12 Secretary to 2012-13 President.
- Conducted weekly meetings to oversee tasks of all cabinet members and delegate responsibilities.
- Attended AIAS Grassroots 2012 in Washington DC, a national conference shared with emerging student leaders.
- Became active member of AIA, ENYA, and NYC’s Architectural Community. 

- Organized events for chapter members to engage in Arts & Architecture.

Jun 2012 - May 2013

New York Sun Works, New York, NY, US, Greenhouse Project Design + Graphics

- Surveyed classrooms and conducted Site Visits.
- Created as-builts and renderings using AutoCAD, Rhino, and Adobe Photoshop to gain new clients.
- 3d modeled proposed equipment/furniture for the use of renderings.
- Participated in development meetings for the Greenhouse Project.
- Head of graphics for TEDxYouth@MSC: Discovering Sustainability Science 2012 and annual NY Sun Works Benefit 2012.

Oct 2011 - Jan 2013


New York Institute of Technology (NYIT), New York, NY, US, BArch, Architecture

GPA: 3.65.

- Student Representative in the Curriculum Committee
- Chapter President of NYIT- AIAS Manhattan
- Studied abroad in Scandinavia (Finland, Sweden, Denmark)

Awards: Magna Cum Laude, Thesis Faculty Recognition Award 2013, Golden Key, The New York Council of the Society of American Registered Architects Award 2013.

Sep 2008 - May 2013

Los Angeles Pierce College, Woodland Hills, CA, US, Other

GPA: 4.0.

- Took night classes as the local community college while still in high school.
- Developed skills in drawing, architectural hand drafting, and design.
- Earned credits toward Bachelor of Architecture Degree.

Jan 2006 - May 2008


Jury-Selected Winner - Redesign a Failing Waste Management Unit for Nosara, Costa Rica
, 1st Place

• Won competition amongst jury of Architects and Engineers.
• Visited site in Costa Rica to modify design according to site analysis while collaborating with the fellow winning team and local Architect.
• Used Revit to produce construction documents through work-sharing.
• Fundraised $21,350 (Goal $15,000) to fly to Costa Rica and participate in construction on-site.
• Dug footings, tied rebar, and mixed concrete for five weeks.
• Fundraised $10,155 (Goal 9,000) to return to Costa Rica and build façades and trusses.
• Facility in use Summer 2013


Areas of Specialization