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Jennifer Levy

Jennifer Levy

Brooklyn, NY, US

 

About 

Architectural Designer and construction Project Manager with a passion for developing and informing innovative, efficient and functional designs. Ability to conceptualize, create and implement thoughtful architectural designs. Eager to work in a dynamic environment that challenges my current abilities and allows opportunities for learning and growth within my industry.

Please view my website where I have archived my accomplishments to date:

http://jennifer-levy-b8p0.squarespace.com/about-1

Employment 

Bravo Builders, New York, NY, US, Project Manager

Construction Manager of 33-story high-rise residential rental and 8-story office building located at 203 Jay Street in Brooklyn, NY designed by Woods Bagot. Working closely with the design team to coordinate and resolve any issues
related to the contract documents, field conditions or otherwise. Daily responsibilities include scope + drawing analysis, material analysis, change orders, submittals and RFI’s. In addition, I work closely with the architect,
engineers, consultants and client and attend or run regular project meetings. Promoted from Asst. Project Manager to Project Manager while on the project leading to greater involvement and responsibility.

Other projects involved with - -
20 East End Avenue | Architect of Record: Montroy Andersen DeMarco| Design Architect: RAMSA

Feb 2014 - current
 

JFG Architects, New York, NY, US, Freelance Junior Architect

Prepared Design Development level drawings for a 15-story luxury high-rise condominium in Tampa, Florida. Produced construction drawings in AutoCAD. Elected to continue to draw and render the building in Revit in an effort to strengthen my digital skills and better understand both the project and general building documentation required. This project is completed.

May 2015 - Aug 2015
 

Avidan Architecture, Mt. Kisko, NY, Freelance Designer

Prepared and revised Permit Drawing set for home renovation project in Mt. Kisko, New York. Provided additional renderings using Revit and Adobe Photoshop to show the Architectural Review Board for approval.

Sep 2014 - Oct 2014
 

[BLANKNYC], New York, NY, US, Freelance Designer

Renovation project consisting of a two-story interior ft-out for Manhattan clothing designer, [BLANKNYC]. The project objective was to redesign the existing floor plans and create four programmatic spaces that allow for productive work environments. This project was performed independently.

Mar 2014 - Jun 2014
 

Midtown Preservation Architecture & Engineering, P.C., Oyster Bay, NY, US, Project Manager

Restore and maintain landmark buildings including facades and other appurtenances through surveys, tests, inspections and evaluations to determine the required remedial measures. Prepare AutoCAD 2013 drawings and construction documents. Prepare and submit filings for the Department of Buildings and the Landmarks Preservation Commission. Implemented office recycling program.

May 2012 - Feb 2014
 

RADICArt, Washington, DC, US/New York, NY, Design + Development Coordinator

Founding artist focused on engaging underprivileged youth through arts education using personal artworks in classroom interventions. Responsible for conducting classroom art activities, lesson plan preparation, artist recruitment, portfolio management, website design and general graphic design tasks.

Apr 2012 - Feb 2014
 

City of Springfield Building and Facilities Department, Springfield, MA, US, Architectural Intern

Planned space and performed re-design work for both commercial and academic buildings for urban revitalization and renovation projects. Conducted field measurements and ensured permitting and execution of projects. Oversight of construction projects and building inventory.

Jun 2009 - May 2012
 

Annick Porter Interior Design, Amherst, MA, US, Interior Design Intern

Conducted field measurements to update existing floor plans of commercial office building for interior renovation.

Jul 2010 - Aug 2010
 

Education 

Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY, US, MArch, Graduate Architecture

Aug 2017 - current
 

University of Massachusetts Amherst, Amherst, MA, US, BFA Architecture

BFA Architecture + Design, Cum Laude
Minors in Art History and Building and Construction Technology
College of Humanities and Fine Arts Deans List 2008-2012
Tau Sigma Delta National Honor Society in Architecture

Sep 2008 - May 2012
 

Hampshire College, Brooklyn, Architecture

Crafting a Sustainable Design Lens. Architecture Studio with Architect Caryn Brause, AIA.

Sep 2011 - Dec 2011
 

Yestermorrow Design/Build School, Warren, VT, US, Sustainable Tree House Design

Week-long intensive course learning the design and construction process for building sustainable tree houses for actual clients.

Jun 2011 - Jun 2011
 

Pantheon Institute (Rome, Italy), Rome, IT, Architecture Study Abroad

Jan 2011 - May 2011
 

Awards 

"Outstanding Recreation Space", Interior Design, Award

This award is granted to showcase interior designs that are innovative and thoughtfully executed at educational facilities. The Gerena Community School project received this award as part of the interior renovations performed in an effort to make the school environment safer in the public areaways used by the City of Springfield.

2013
 

Areas of Specialization 

Skills