Madhavi Chavan

Madhavi Chavan

Foster City, CA, US



Ms. Madhavi Chavan, B. Arch. MBS, LEED AP.




Zen Designs LLC, Sterling, VA, US, Designer

Aug 2014 - Feb 2016

Archon Associates Inc., Dulles, VA, Architectural Staff

Site planning for single family house
Worked from initial concept to working drawing phase on Senior Adult Single family
residences in NC and Williamsburg, Virginia (53 suites with 14 options 100,500 sq. ft. area
Worked on projects from design phase to working drawing phase for Multi-family condominiums (assisted living), club houses in NC and Williamsburg, Virginia and Co-ordinated with the other project consultants.
Worked on land development projects for single family and multifamily projects

Jan 2007 - Oct 2007

Perkovitz + Ruth Architects, Reston,VA , Job Captain

Worked on Wal-Mart Supercenters in VA, SC
Co-ordinated with the other project consultants
Worked on 12 to 15 projects at a time which was at different stages - initial concept,
Design, working drawing, bidding,RFIs and construction stage.

May 2006 - Dec 2006

Devereaux Associates, McLean, VA, Intern Architect

Jaguar Yorktown Condo – Produced design development drawings and documents as well as presentation rendering and Co-ordinated with the other project consultants. It had 261 garage parking spaces & 112 suites (15 different options) / apartments with 178500 sq. ft. area.
Somerset River club Condo – Produced design development
Christopher Company’s Morgan at McLean Condo – Worked on submittals like wall panel check. Reviewed shop drawings under guidance of PM. and Co-ordinated with the 0ther project consultants
Other single family and condominium projects.

Jan 2005 - May 2006

M Miller Architects, Reston,VA, Intern Architect

Some of the projects I worked on can be seen at

Tall Oaks Professional Building, Reston – Produced design development drawings and Co-ordinated with the other project consultants to produce a complete set of construction documents.
Loftis Residence, Fairfax - Custom built residential
projects. Worked on construction documents. South Gate community Center – Presentation drawings.
Parkway crossing, Herndon & Ashbrook Village, Ashburn, Pender Mill drive, Scar - Commercial Interior projects.
Worked on preliminary drawings and construction documents of other projects.
Surveyed buildings and interior spaces.

Jan 2004 - Dec 2004

Carrier Johnson, Irvine, CA, Designer

Natural Science Center, UCI, Irvine, CA – construction drawings
Crawford Hall, UCI, Irvine, CA - design, presentation and construction drawings
Pacific Corporate Center, San Diego, CA - construction drawings and 3D models
Winfire Co., Irvine, CA – produced interior design 3-D models and graphics for presentation
Sorrento Corporate Center, San Diego, CA – construction drawings
Chula Vista Police Station, Chula Vista, CA – design development drawings and physical model

Jun 2000 - Dec 2000

Jayant Tipnis Consultants Private Ltd, Bombay, India, Architect, Project Coordinator

Auditorium, Bombay, India – Project coordinator; working drawings
Recreational Club, Bombay, India - presentation drawings, construction drawings
World Hindu Center, Nepal - presentation drawings
Sanchayini City Tower, Belapur, India - construction drawings
Bank of India, Bombay, India - interior design presentation drawings
Ambedkar Smarak memorial complex, India - presentation drawings
Crematorium, Surat, India - presentation drawings, 3DModel and Physical model

Jun 1996 - Jan 1998

Architects’ Combine, Bombay, India, Architectural Intern

For Fifth Year six-month internship program, worked on residential, commercial and industrial projects.
Designed, detailed and produced construction drawings, presentation drawings and physical models.

Jan 1996 - May 1996

Pattekar and Pattekar Associates, Bombay, India, Architectural Intern

Worked summer between second and third year of college. Produced presentation drawings.

Jun 1992 - Aug 1992


University of Southern California (USC), Los Angeles, CA, US, Masters, Masters in Building Science

Building Structure
Building science

Jan 1999 - May 2000

Sir J J College of Architecture, Mumbai, IN, BArch, Architecture

Aug 1991 - May 1996

Sir JJ School of Fine Arts, Mumbai, IN, Photography

Aug 1992 - May 1993

Areas of Specialization