Mikel Bennett

Mikel Bennett

Brooklyn, NY, US




Zaha Hadid Architects, Design Manager

Responsible for the coordination of various aspects of the construction documents of the Glasgow Museum of Transport during the construction administration phase. I was the package Architect for the fire safety and dryline packages and was responsible for the coordination of the structural and service engineers as well as coordination with the exhibit designers. Also, responsible for working with the City of Glasgow to receive all required building certifications. In addition, I wrote project CAD standard guidelines.

Oct 2007 - Jun 2009

Mark Weintraub Architects, Design Manager

Responsible for the coordination of all projects in the office including creating task lists, assigning work to employees, assisting in creating client RFPs, coordinating with cost estimators and completing AutoCAD plans and presentations from concept development through bidding stages of both large and small project types, including single family residential, mixed use multi-family residential towers, and a school addition.

Aug 2006 - Oct 2007

Ian Birchall and Associates, Project Manager

Responsible for coordination with clients, engineers and consultants. Managed team members and assigned work for various projects. Completed presentations and construction drawings of many types of projects, including multi-family residential (Exteriors and Interiors), single family residential, and resort design.

Oct 2004 - Jun 2006

DLR Group, Architectural Assistant/Project Manager

Responsible for the project management and design for various interior fit-outs. Assistant Architect and model builder on numerous K-12 schools and retail projects.

Aug 2001 - Sep 2004


The New School, Associate of Applied Science

An intense course in fashion design which covers sketching, designing, patternmaking and draping.

Aug 2009 - Dec 2010

The University of Oklahoma, BArch, Architecture

Aug 1995 - May 2001

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