Hillary Davlin

Hillary Davlin

Houston, TX, US




Fielding Nair International, Royal Oak, MI, US, Summer Intern

Assisted in the Development Design phase of Yeh Wah International Education School
(YWIES) campus in Beijing, China + Cedar Falls Elementary in Iowa

Jul 2015 - Aug 2016

American Institute of Architecture Students (AIAS) at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, US, President

• Facilitate bi-weekly executive board meetings and agendas
• Function as liaison between AIAS, Taubman faculty, local AIA Chapter, and local professionals
• Coordinate professional events, lecture series, and educational workshops
• Assisted in the implementation of AIAS Peer Mentorship Program

May 2014 - Apr 2015

Meyer Scherer & Rockcastle (MS&R), Minneapolis, MN, US, Spring Break Extern

• Organized visual presentation for the Rockpile Museum Project in Wyoming
• Created conceptual diagrams and physical models to highlight formal site studies
• Assisted with material analysis and intensive precedent studies

Mar 2015 - Mar 2015

A0 Estudio, Quito, Ecuador, Summer Intern

• Worked under Professor Ana Maria Duran Calisto as intern for IKIAM project and renovations to the Hacienda Manteles (Bed + Breakfast)
• Developed schematic/conceptual design set for the addition of Hacienda Manteles (programs including conference space, horse stables, staff bedrooms and storage)
• Assisted in a contemporary material analysis and construction design charrette for the IKIAM project

Jun 2014 - Jul 2014

Gridwerk Architecture, Chicago, IL, US, Spring Break Extern

• Assisted on AutoCAD drawings for Atlas Carpet Mills’ showroom
• Participated in client meetings for Okamura, Robert Allen, Carnegie and Atlas Carpet Mills concerning showroom designs for NeoCon 2014
• Collaborated with co-workers to develop preliminary design concepts for Cartasan’s showroom installation in NeoCon 2014

Mar 2014 - Mar 2014

Davlin Farms, Attica, MI, US, Supervisor/Cashier

• Provided hands-on horticultural care for bedding plants and vegetables
• Managed customer interactions, complaints and exchanges
• Acted as trainer for all new employees
• Extensive manual field labor assisting in the planting, irrigation and harvest process of vegetable crops

May 2010 - Aug 2013


Rice University, Houston, TX, US, MArch, Architecture

Aug 2016 - current

University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, US, BArch, Architecture

Bachelor of Science in Architecture (B.S.A.) with Honors
Environment Sustainability Minor
Ecuador Study Abroad Studio

Sep 2011 - May 2015


University of Michigan 2015 Wallenberg Fellowship Semi-Finalist, Nomination


Binda Scholarship (Taubman College Portfolio Design Competition), Honorable Mention


Lapeer East High School Valedictorian, Award


Areas of Specialization