Danielle Eads

Danielle Eads

New York, NY, US



Experienced Architectural Designer and Marketing Manager with a demonstrated history of working in the Architecture and Planning industry. Skilled in AutoCAD, 3D-modeling, and Adobe Creative Suite. Strong arts and design professional with a Bachelor of Science in Architectural Design and a second major in Architectural History from the University of Virginia.


abastudio / Andrew Bartle Architects, New York, NY, US, Architectural Designer and Marketing Manager

Architectural Designer and Marketing Manager for a small, award-winning, full-service design firm in Manhattan focusing on educational, residential and commercial projects in the Greater NYC area.

Designer working as a LEED Accredited Professional in Building Design and Construction on mostly commercial and educational projects from Pre-Design through Construction Administration. Strong design, technical and graphic skills with a proficiency in AutoCAD, Rhino, and Adobe Creative Suite.

Roles and responsibilities as a Designer include:
-Collaborating with firm Principal and Design Director to develop creative design concepts and translating them into schematic drawings
-Preparing presentation drawings during Schematic Design and Design Development for internal use, client presentations, and Community or LPC presentations
-Developing coordinated Construction Documents
-Assisting with Project Management and Construction Administration
-Coordinating with consultants, clients and fellow co-workers with excellent communication skills
-Having a working knowledge of how to navigate various city agencies, the LPC approval process, ADA Guidelines and NYC Building Code and Zoning requirements

As Marketing Manager, my responsibilities include:
-Managing all social media accounts for the office
-Evaluating and preparing responses to RFPs and RFQs on tight deadlines
-Working closely with the Principal, Design Director and proposed Project Architect to coordinate and prepare proposals
-Tracking opportunities
-Creating, updating and maintaining firm's marketing and presentation materials
-Preparing award submissions
-Press outreach
-Maintaining website content

Jun 2013 - current

Fiske Kimball Fine Arts Library, Charlottesville, VA, US, Student Supervisor

Promoted to Supervisor of the UVA Arts Grounds library. Tasks include managing the front desk, attending to patron requests, and assistance in the scan lab.

Jul 2011 - May 2013

Rivanna Vortex Competition, Charlottesville, VA, US, Team Leader

Selected to be a team leader for a group of graduate and undergraduate students in an all-school competition, led by guest architect Adriaan Geuze, focusing on the rejuvenation of the degraded Rivanna River in Charlottesville VA.

Jan 2013 - Jan 2013

Mathnasium, Richmond, VA, US, Learning Center Instructor

Worked as a Learning Center Instructor teaching students math. Students ages and math levels ranged from pre-school through high-school.

Aug 2008 - Aug 2010


University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, US, BArch, Architecture, second major in Architectural History

Aug 2009 - May 2013

University of Virginia, Paris, FR, January Term Study Abroad

Selected to study abroad for two weeks in Paris, France. Curriculum focused on the physical manifestations of social and cultural changes that made Paris the modern city of the 19th century.

Jan 2013 - Jan 2013

Florence University of the Arts, Florence, IT, Architecture

Studied Italian Renaissance architecture in the heart of the Renaissance. Explored how historical buildings of Tuscany are received by modern architects, transformed and re-thought to live more sustainably.

May 2012 - Jul 2012


Design Excellence Award, Award


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