Natalja Meilande

Natalja Meilande

New York, NY, US



Dedicated and innovative with related education, practicum, and experience to contribute to long-range operational objectives in an Architectural role. 

• Project Management: Demonstrated success developing, deploying and evaluating commercial and residential architecture aimed at improving quality and efficiency. Strength in defining project guidelines and establishing design parameters based on coding and zoning requirements.
• Architectural Renderings: Proven ability to prepare detailed construction documents including plans, elevations, sections, and specifications. Skilled trouble-shooter continually focused on identifying, isolating and resolving architectural coding and zoning issues.  
• Client Support: Skilled in aligning client needs with long-term resolutions to complex architectural challenges. Track record of success. Accomplished communicator skilled in building and strengthening relationships across functions to drive cohesive, strategic operations.


Walter C. Maffei Architect, Brooklyn, NY, US, Senior Project Manager / Class 2 Code & Zoning Representative

• Successfully prepare DOB file sets, Site & House Connection applications (SD1&2) and file construction documents with departments, including DEP, LPC, NYC Parks, DCP, and DOF.

• Collaborate with City Agencies and attend DOB Plan Examinations, resolve given objections to obtain approvals and building permits.

• Site visits; verification and documentation of existing field conditions.

• Review and approve preliminary bids and designs for commercial and residential spaces. Support Project status meetings with contractors and project managers to monitor the execution of construction deliverables and submittals.

• Deliver elite customer service through responsive interfacing, problem assessment, prompt determination of corrective actions and comprehensive follow-up.

Apr 2015 - current


Riga Technical University (RTU), Riga, LV, Bachelors, Civil Engineering

Sep 2009 - Jun 2014

Areas of Specialization