Lydia Olivier

Lydia Olivier

Los Angeles, CA, US

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Project design/manager building and landscape design professional who has been involved in all phases of planning, project management, schematic design, design development, and permit/construction phases.

Seeking a full time project design/manger position in an urban design focus firm


Studio of h and o, Los Angeles, CA, US, Project Management

Project Management on single/multifamily & landscape projects. Project design & management from schematic design through construction phases. Sustainable green building, permaculture, & landscape consultations.

May 2004 - current

Studio William Hefner, Los Angeles, CA, US, Job Captain

Job Captain related duties in high end residential projects including schematic, design development, & construction production drawings for permit.

May 2010 - Sep 2010

bau10, Los Angeles, CA, US, Architectural Designer

Architectural Designer related duties on high end modern single family homes in Malibu,CA.

May 2001 - May 2002

Gordon Polon Engineers, Santa Monica, CA, US, Job Captain

Coordinating engineer/architectural and detailing in an engineering office. Projects types: small to large high end residential and small tenant commercial improvements.

Oct 1995 - Jun 1999


Long Beach City College, Long Beach, CA, US, Existing Homes Green Point Rating

Certification for Existing Homes Green Building Advisor (Build It Green)

Oct 2011 - Oct 2011

Build It Greeen, Oakland, CA, US, Green Building

Certification for Build It Green Certified Green Building Professional

Oct 2007 - Oct 2007

UCLA Extension, Los Angeles, CA, US, Sustainable Design

Sustainable Design LEED AP

Jul 2004 - Jul 2004

University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), Los Angeles, CA, US, MArch, Architecture

Architectural Design Studies

Sep 1987 - Jun 1991

University of California, Santa Cruz (UCSC), Santa Cruz, CA, US, Bachelors, Environmental Studies

Environmental, urban design & planning

Sep 1980 - Jun 1985


Public Works/LA Community Beautification Grant, Grant

Grant for design & development of native & edible gardens on an elementary school campus. Sucessful grants in 2009 & again in 2010 for a total of $20,000.


CRA/LA, Other

Was an approved sustainable consultant


Certificate of Appreciation, City of LA Tom LaBonge, Councilman 4th district, Other

Award of appreciation for the Wilshire Crest ES Big Sunday Garden beautification project.


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