Bud Highleyman

Bud Highleyman

Brooklyn, NY, US




Americorps/Habitat for Humanity, New York, NY, US, Warranty MAnager

Americorp Vista service. Americorp is a 10 ½ month federally funded national service, akin to the Peace Corp, that provides support services to organizations which concentrate on and support affordable housing on a national level. My Americorp service was with Habitat for Humanity NYC as part of the Habitat for Humanity International National Service Program.

Oct 2011 - Aug 2014

Habitat for Humanity NYC, New York, Warranty Coordinator/Construction Supervisor

Responsibilities included assessing, resolving and repairing construction and contractual warranty issues. Worked closely with Habitat for Humanity NYC Real Estate Director, project managers and family partners resolving construction warranty items on new construction and rehabilitation projects. Construction supervisor for 5 NYCHA acquired homes

Sep 2012 - May 2014

self emplyed/free lance, New York, NY, US, Owner

Contractor/Consultant for architectural/real estate/design firms on both residential and commercial projects of varying sizes. Projects have included Splashlight Studios and Dennis Publishing’s corporate offices

Jun 1997 - Sep 2011

Lemberger Brody Associates, New York, NY, US, Project Manager, Construction Administrator

Project management and administration of assignments ranging from residential interiors to commercial structures (all NYC). Projects included Touro College (build-out and renovation of classrooms and administration offices) and the Taxi and Limousine Commission (build-out and renovation of a 60,000 square foot office space in an existing manufacturing building). Responsibilities ranged from original concept and design through to issuance of Certificate of Occupancy.

Jun 1984 - Jun 1997


Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY, US, Architecture

Sep 1980 - May 1983

Areas of Specialization