Derek Payne

Derek Payne

Coos Bay, OR, US



I am currently a full time B. Arch student and a full time City Planner. I have a background in fabrication, construction, and CAD/3D printing and modeling. In my free time I do landscape and street photography, play guitar. 

I'm currently employed as a City Planner and hold an OIC certification with Residential Plans Examiner and Residential Structural Inspector endorsements. I have experience researching Building/Zoning Codes and checking against compliance conditions. 


City of North Bend, North Bend, OR, US, Planning Technician

I handle planning and building permit intake, preliminary review, and processing. Maintain public records and FOIA records requests, and am the point of contact for code compliance and enforcement in the City of North Bend. I also advise for branding and website designs for the City.

Aug 2020 - current

Joe Gallino Construction, Coos Bay, OR, US, Carpenter

Jan 2020 - Aug 2020

U.S. Army, Fort Drum, NY, US, Combat Engineer

Oct 2016 - Aug 2019


Academy Of Art University, San Francisco, CA, US, BArch, BArch

Sep 2020 - current

Portland State University, Portland, OR, US, Graphic Design/Physics

Sep 2015 - Jun 2016

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