Marla Leongomez

Marla Leongomez

Miami, FL, US




Architectus Inc., Intermediate Architect/Designer

Gained valuable experience and knowledge while working directly under the supervision of the principal of the firm on a variety of projects ranging from residential to commercial design.
Responsible for project management, programming & space planning, interior and exterior architectural design.
Responsible for the creation and development of drawings and details throughout the design process.
Maintained direct client contact during the design and planning process as well as biding and negotiation and construction administration.
Tasks including consultant coordination necessary during the design development and construction document phases of projects are also among the responsibilities of my position.
In charge of the direct supervision and guidance of entry level staff with all tasks related to success of the projects.
Accountable for all coordination required for submittal and approval process by city and county agencies.
Expectations of the position also include the attendance of weekly construction meetings, site visits and documentation of observation.

Sep 2003 - Jul 2006

Aparia Design, Designer

Responsible for the creation and development of drawings and presentation boards.
Schematic design and space planning.
Provided details of design process.
Worked in a team environment.

Jan 2003 - Aug 2003

JD Constructora Ltda, Student Intern

Worked with lead architect on residential and commercial design.
Provided architectural and interior design services, space planning, construction documents and details throughout the design process.
Gained valuable experience working throughout the development of Caracoli Campo Project in Colombia.
Provided field survey of space, coordination, management, and a confirmation of intent documents prepared by others, finish selections and engineering coordination.
Sales and post-sales, personal management and proposals.

Jan 1998 - Jul 1998


ABRA, Architecture and Interior Design Study Abroad Program

Jan 2009 - Dec 2010

California State University, Long Beach (CSULB), Masters, Interior Architectural Design

Jan 2002 - Jan 2005

Universidad Piloto de Colombia, BArch, Architecture

Jan 1994 - Jan 1999


Distinguished Achievement in Creative Activity Award, Honorable Mention

Graduated with Honors. Received the Distinguished Achievement in Creative Activity Award from the college of the Arts, California State University of Long Beach. 2005


California State University of Long Beach, President's List, Award


Areas of Specialization