Edgar Tostado

Edgar Tostado

Los Angeles, CA, US



To whom this may concern and interest

Hi, my name is Edgar Tostado, Im a recent graduate from California State University, Northridge. I received Bachelors of Arts in Urban Studies and Planning with a concentration in Environmental Planning and Sustainability. I have also received an Architectural Drafting degree from San Joaquin Delta College where I have picked up knowledge and understanding of design philosophy and design tools via computer aid or hands on material.

My objective is to participate in a team (company, organization, agency, etc.) where I can demonstrate my skills and talents and hope be used to enhance the lives of others,  better communities, preserve the natural  and built environment.  


Bank of america, Northridge, CA, US, Bank Teller

Conduct closing and opening bank operations, handle large amounts of currency, negotiate customer checks, promote financial services and products, provide sales referrals, build rapport with bank customers, demonstrate high communication skills/customer service, maintain a high level of organization

Jul 2013 - current

Pacoima Beautiful, Pacoima, CA, US, Research Intern

Worked under the Pacoima Wash Grant: Identify parcels for park development using ZIMAS, researched watershed development/river revitalization, visited & monitored park construction, write short reports to support Pacoima Wash Grant, assisted in complete streets assessment

Sep 2012 - Dec 2012

Miguels Mexican Restaurant, Stockton, CA, US, Waiter

Balanced cash register, opened & closed restaurant, performed multiple tasks in fast paced environment, executed daily operations, take phone orders

Nov 2005 - Aug 2012


California State University, Northridge, Northridge, CA, US, Bachelors, Urban Studies and Planning

For the Urban Studies and Planning program, I did a concentration in environmental planning and sustainability. I selected this program and concentration due to my interest in environmental/ecological issues and also the possible urban design opportunities.

During my undergraduate studies, I took core classes in planning law, qualitative/quantitative research, and urban design, to name a few.

Aug 2011 - May 2013

San Joaquin Delta College, Stockton, CA, US, Architectural Drafting

Besides receiving an Associates of Science degree in Architectural Drafting, I also received an Associates of Arts in Behavioral Science and Mathematics.

Aug 2006 - Jun 2011


Deans List, Award

Deans List - Spring 2013
College of Social and Behavioral Sciences, California State University,Northridge.


Deans List, Award

Deans List - Spring 2012
College of Social and Behavioral Sciences, California State University,Northridge.


Areas of Specialization