Michelle Haight

Michelle Haight

Los Angeles, CA, US

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I am an innovative and inventive individual, always looking to design outside of the box. I am able to multi-task effectively in high-pressure, deadline-driven environments, as well as balance imagination and creative design sense with solid technical skills. I am seeking a position in the interior design field that will allow me to communicate visually in constructive applications; while continuously allowing me to apply my learned and natural design abilities.


MLH Design (Freelance), Los Angeles, CA, US, Designer

AutoCAD drafting, construction documents, city submittals for building permits, field surveys, space planning, floor plans/ elevations, SketchUp, 3D models. presentation boards, conceptual/ schematic design, FF&E, furniture sourcing, color schemes, etc.

Jul 2009 - current

Kardent Design, Long Beach, CA, US, Designer

Construction documents, city submittals for building permits, field surveys, schematic design, space planning, assistance to all project managers, FF&E, material boards, Photoshop/ Illustrator renderings, SketchUp models, attend and participate in industry events.

May 2016 - Jul 2017

Forever 21- Corporate HQ, Los Angeles, CA, US, Retail space planner

Created fixture plans in AutoCAD for new and remodeled stores, generated fixture allocation plans, partnered with the purchasing department to track fixture status, reviewed plans with design and construction departments to ensure fixture plans complement store design, partnered with visual team, ensuring all visual elements are included in floor plans.

Mar 2013 - Jan 2014

Mass Architecture and Design, Los Angeles, CA, US, Intern

Mar 2008 - Oct 2008


The Art Institute of Los Angeles, Hollywood, CA, US, Bachelors, Interior Design

Oct 2006 - Jul 2009

Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising (FIDM), Los Angeles, CA, US, Visual Communications

Jul 2004 - Jul 2006

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