Christian Cononico

Christian Cononico

Los Angeles, CA, US

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Architectural designer with a passion for bringing imagination and innovation to creative projects.


U.S. Army, Los Angeles, CA, US, Engineer

Lead Sergeant with strong leadership skills, in charge of overseeing site development and project construction. Drafted construction drawing sets for military installations. Specialized in structural details and engineering.

Feb 2016 - current

Foster Nation, Los Angeles, CA, US, Design Consultant

Responsible for graphic design and product development. Engaged in non-profit event planning and community outreach with current or former foster youth.

Feb 2019 - Aug 2020

Aviacode, Los Angeles, CA, US, Digital Designer

Responsible for website and graphics. Created physical and digital models for various trade show exhibition booths. Worked directly with the VP of Marketing, assisting with marketing and managing of social media accounts.

Jan 2017 - Aug 2020

UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, US, IT Technician

Monitored and managed the architecture computer lab on UCLA Campus. Expert troubleshooter in regards to software and technological issues. Gained knowledge in over 15 design specific programs. Understanding of cyber security.

Sep 2016 - Jul 2018

Level 3 Design Group, Los Angeles, CA, US, Design Intern

Assisted in schematic design and construction document phases for hospitality projects. Drafted as-built drawings and conducted site surveying on multiple projects at a time. Prepared submittals and permitting with the city.

Jun 2016 - Jan 2017


Southern California Institute of Architecture (SCI-Arc), Los Angeles, CA, US, Masters, Architecture

Master of Architecture

Sep 2018 - Jun 2021

University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), Los Angeles, CA, US, Bachelors, Architectural Studies

Bachelor of Arts

Sep 2016 - Jun 2018


SCI-Arc Spring Show Selected Work, Award

Spring Show


Areas of Specialization