Sam Kuhn

Sam Kuhn

Portland, OR, US

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I am an intermediate architect (5+ years of experience) living in Portland, Oregon.  I am currently seeking a full-time position as an Architectural Designer.  I have the ability to lead/manage a project by myself or with a team, as well as collaborating in a team with the common goal of completing the project to the best of our abilities.



LRS Architects, Portland, OR, US, Architecture Staff

Working with project managers on various project types: assisted living facilities, multi-family, commercial/office, interiors. Document Production of conceptual design, design development, construction documents, as-builts.

Nov 2018 - current

SMP Architecture, Pensacola, FL, US, Project Architect

Working directly with clients and consultants on mainly high-end residential, mixed-use, multi-family, and some commercial. Seeing projects from beginning to end. From making initial site visits, engaging with geotechnical and civil engineers, creating multiple conceptual design schemes, developing design with the client and structural engineers, producing construction documents, and administering quality control during construction administration.

Sep 2015 - Oct 2018


University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, US, MArch, School of Architecture & Community Design

Aug 2010 - May 2015


Xtreme Trim Design Award, 1st Place

Best use of Xtreme Trim in residential project. Carpentier Residence, the same house was feature on the cover of Pensacola magazine & in Architect magazine.


AIA Tower Design Award, 1st Place

Recognized for Best Tower Design amongst entire graduate class.


NELMA Eastern White Pine - National Design Competition, 2nd Place

Best design and use of eastern white pine in student project.


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