Galina Zubatov

Galina Zubatov

Newport Beach, CA, US



Recent graduate with AA degree in Architectural Design and Technology from Orange Coast College (OCC) and background in engineering, working toward an architectural license and LEED certification.

Schematic design, design development and construction documents, construction administration, 3D modeling using BIM Architecture (Revit), Rhino 3D and SketchUp, digital fabrication, rendering in the Autodesk Cloud and Maxwell Render, graphic  visualization.

Skills: Revit Architecture, AutoCAD, Rhino 3D, 3D Studio Max, Maxwell, SketchUp, Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign), MS Office.


GN Design Group, Costa Mesa, CA, US, Revit Specialist (part time)

• create 3D models and rendering in Revit;
• create architectural diagrams, floor plans, sections, elevations, and details in Revit and AutoCAD;
• prepare specifications and construction documents;
• review, analyze, and track supporting documents;
• coordinate work with the project architect, engineers, and suppliers.

Jul 2013 - current

Dougherty, Costa Mesa, CA, US, Designer/Revit Technician

• Perform site and building analysis.
• Produce construction documents from schematic design and design development up to construction documentation phases.
• Coordinate work with the project architect, engineers, and consultants.
• Perform construction administration, monitoring project cost and schedule.
• Perform material and color selection and prepare color boards.
• Assist in the preparation of Technical Specifications

Jan 2015 - May 2016

Freelancer, Newport Beach, CA, US, Graphic Artist and Commercial Photographer

• Manager and principal artist of the photo and digital graphic studio.

Sep 2002 - May 2014

Streamline Systems, Henderson, NV, US, Project Manager

• monitored sales schedule and budget, instrumental in growing revenues in annual sales;
• negotiated favorable contracts with diverse range of vendors;
• directed accounting practices of the company;
• effectively coordinated work of several divisions including client services and logistic functions.

Aug 1992 - Aug 2013

Tabakov's Moscow Theater Studio, Moscow, Russia, Company Manager and Set Designer

• created a conceptual stage and lighting design for new theatrical productions;
• provided knowledge, management and oversight of set construction process to building team;
• implemented advanced technologies to set fabrication within strict budget.

Sep 1985 - Mar 1992

Design Bureau MoszhylProekt, Moscow, Russia, Structural Engineer

• Participated in structural design of major projects, including in design development, construction documentation.
• Coordinated design with architectural, electrical, and mechanical departments, working on commercial and residential projects.
• Contribute to project planning, scheduling, task management.

Aug 1980 - Sep 1985


Orange Coast College, Costa Mesa, CA, US, Architectural Design and Technology

Associate of Arts.
Emphasis on 3-D Modeling, Architectural Drafting and Construction Documents using BIM (Revit), AutoCAD, and Rhino, Architectural Rendering with Maxwell, Environmental Design Systems, 3-D Fabrication, Construction Technology

Jan 2009 - May 2013

Orange Coast College, Costa Mesa, CA, US, Commercial Photography and Illustration Design

Associate of Arts.
Emphasis on Commercial Photography, Professional Color Photography, Advertising Illustration in Photography, Conceptual Fine Art, Illustration Art, Graphic Design I/ Adobe Illustrator, Graphic Design II/ Adobe Photoshop, Business Practices, Business Marketing.

Sep 1996 - Dec 2000

Gubkin Russian State University of Oil and Gas, Moscow, Russia, Bachelors, Electrical Engineering

Sep 1975 - Jun 1980

Areas of Specialization