Edell Parker III

Edell Parker III

Brooklyn, NY, US

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Over the past decade, I have obtained a wide range of planning, design, and project management experience in the built environment using advanced building information modeling programs.



Huntsman Architectural Group, New York, NY, US, Designer / Job Captain

Assist in the design and project management of workplace interior projects spanning 1,000 - 50,000 ft². Design responsibilities include space planning, developing presentations, and working closely with clients for schematic approvals. Oversee high profile client account assisting with nationwide space utilization, short term and long term head counts, and general reduction in office sizes in result of flex seating programs.

Provided digital leadership and guidance 2018 transition from CAD to Revit in the New York City office. Successfully produced the 1st Revit project in 2018 and witnessed all new projects started in Revit by mid-2019. Continue to provide daily guidance for the New York studio with Revit and BIM issues, offer 1:1 training for staff, and assist BIM Manager with firm wide directives. Recently updated the 2020 Revit template for NY specific set in March.

Nov 2017 - current

Eny Lee Parker LLC NYC, Brooklyn, NY, US, Co - Founder / Operations

Acting partner of up-and-coming design studio exploring the relationship between furniture and ceramics. Maintaining day-to-day operations include general accounting, shipping, and select project management. Recent accolades included 2018 ICFF NYC Emerging Designer, 2019 NYCxDESIGN Product design award as well as features in the New York Times Style Magazine, Surface Magazine, Wallpaper, Dwell, Vogue, and Architectural Digest.

May 2017 - current

Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, GA, US, Associate Designer

Designed and managed various university projects acting on behalf of the owner.
From planning to execution, assisted in the management of employee space requirements for over 1,900 staff in over 100 buildings. Performed independent pre/post occupancy surveys before meeting with faculty and staff to mold programmatic options. Prepared visualizations to report findings and suggest solutions to higher administration. Developed schedules, budgets, and indicated pain points in the project before rolling out publicly. Became the point person for all high profile moves providing on-site management and customer service until completion. Ultimately, ensured all four international campus locations reflected the brand of the college in the final built product.

Mar 2014 - Nov 2017

Savannah College of Art and Design, New York, Residence Director

Oversaw the occupancy and day-to-day operations and of a 60,000 ft2 modern residence in Midtown, Atlanta, containing 150 students. This included maintaining the facility through external sources, supervising five paraprofessionals, maintaining budgets, and general programming. Responsible for filling all space vacancies on Campus utilizing recently purchased CAFM type housing software

Aug 2012 - Mar 2014

Atlanta BeltLine, Inc., Atlanta, GA, US, Exhibition Designer

Proposal selected for Art on the Beltline public art exhibition to open September 7. Installation will used donated materials for public seating along pedestrian path emphasizing the act of people watching.

Jun 2013 - Sep 2013

Wooden Sheep, Savannah, GA, US, Intern

Assisted with the design of custom in-place furniture and business transactions, organized reclaimed materials and designed storage containers, and developed prototype products using environmentally conscious materials.

Jun 2011 - Aug 2011


Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, GA, US, MArch, Architecture

Sep 2011 - May 2012

Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, GA, US, Architecture

B.F.A recipient with a minor in architectural history.

Aug 2007 - Jun 2011


2015 USGBC Greenbuild Scholarship Recipient, Scholarship

Scholarship recipients represent a diverse group of people from around the world who share a passion for USGBC’s vision. Each one has a story to tell and a role to play in making green buildings and sustainable communities a reality for all.


South Eastern Assocaition of Housing Officers Tution Wavier Scholorship, Scholarship

SEAHO will offer an Annual Conference Fee Waiver Scholarship to up to10 delegates. Recipient selection is the responsibility of SEAHO. The selection process will be supervised by the Awards and Recognition Committee.


SCAD Thesis Award: USGBC, Nomination


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