Jessica Miksanek

Jessica Miksanek

Los Angeles, CA, US



I am a University of Southern California Architecture student and will be graduating May 2017.


HGTV Television Network, Los Angeles, CA, US, Freelance Drafter

Measured rooms to create CAD as-built floor plans and wall elevations.
Translated CAD drawings into a Revit model of the house
Translated and interpreted sketches by interior designers into Revit models

Aug 2016 - Oct 2016

John Levy Lighting Productions LLP, Los Angeles, CA, US, Intern

Created physical models for client presentations
Photographed original artwork
Organized files and created an archive system of Las Vegas projects to be donated to UNLV

May 2016 - Aug 2016

Macy’s Inc., Toledo, OH; Los Angeles, CA, Fashion Consultant: Women's Shoes

Assisted customers in making informed choices
Rang purchases
Answered phone calls

May 2015 - Aug 2016

Impulse Photography, Sylvania, OH, US, Photographer and Public Relations

Photographed clients and helped them chose packages that best fit their needs.
Answered phone calls, scheduled bookings, produced advertisements

Dec 2012 - Dec 2015


University of Southern California (USC), Los Angeles, CA, US, BArch, Architecture

Jan 2016 - current


New York State Pavilion Ideas Competition, Other

Placed 7th Place in an international competition with hundreds of entries to design an adaptive reuse project for the decaying New York State Pavilion in Flushing Meadows


ORCO Block and Hardscape CMU Design Competition, 3rd Place


Areas of Specialization