Michael Transue LEED AP

Michael Transue LEED AP

New York, NY, US




BarlisWedlick Architects, New York, NY, US, Project Architect / Junior Architect

• Generated and managed Design Development and Construction Documents for the Pricing, Bidding and Permitting Phases of several high-end residential projects concurrently, including renovations, additions and new construction.

• Produced and managed line drawings, renderings, 3D models and precedent layouts for client meeting deliverables such as site and space planning, volume massing, as well as materiality illustration documents.

• Coordinated with other professional disciplines such as structural, mechanical and interior design, as well as local, state and federal agencies to facilitate the successful completion of projects within the budget and schedule.

• Assisted with the development of project budget and schedule documents; also actively coordinated with contractors throughout the bidding process for projects, including exploring value-engineering opportunities to save resources and money.

• Specified equipment, fixture and finishes for projects as well as coordinated material procurement from distributors.

Nov 2013 - Dec 2014

Architectural Grille, Brooklyn, NY, US, Draftsman / Environmental Consultant

• Solely responsible for the development of shop drawings, including template layouts to display architectural grille fabrications as well as custom metal designs, such as interior components for Starbucks retail.

• Provided consultation to company owners and staff, assisting in the scheduling and execution of on-site environmental initiatives; also co-authored an in-house Continuing Education course on airflow design and architectural grille selection.

Jun 2012 - Aug 2013

Architectural Dimensions, P.A., Boca Raton, FL, US, Intern / Project Manager

• Created and managed Design Development and Construction Documents for small residential improvements and retail projects such as new Gap, Inc. storefronts and interiors as well as renovations and relocations for existing stores.

• Successfully phased architectural projects, managed schedules, and coordinated project documents with engineers, contractors and other professional disciplines.

• Documented existing field conditions during project site visits and utilized code research for feasibility and schematic layouts.

Feb 2005 - Apr 2008


Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY, US, Masters, School of Architecture - Programs for Sustainable Planning & Development

Master of Science in Environmental Systems Management
Graduated with Distinction, 3.85 GPA

Aug 2011 - May 2013

Florida Atlantic University, Fort Lauderdale, FL, US, BArch, School of Architecture

Professional Bachelor's in Architecture

Aug 2004 - Dec 2007

Areas of Specialization