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Danielle Zender

Danielle Zender

Kew Gardens, NY, US

 

About 

Employment 

NEW YORK CITY DEPARTMENT OF DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION, Long Island City, NY, US, Design Project Manager

- Manage planning and implementation of design and construction for multi-million dollar energy conservation projects.

- Review and approve drawings and specifications for building efficiency systems and components.

- Coordinate project activities between client agencies, contractors, architects, and engineers for project completion.

- Review all schedules, reports and orders to assure conformance with project completion dates.

- Maintain a project management information system to provide data for the planning and control of project development, and establish project time-frames and cost schedules.

Dec 2015 - current
 

ASAP Expediting, Brooklyn, NY, US, Architectural Designer

- Operate computer-aided drafting (CAD) equipment to produce designs, working drawings, structural details, charts, forms and records.

- Analyze building codes, by-laws, space and site requirements, and other technical documents and reports to determine their effect on architectural designs.

- Draw rough and detailed scale plans for buildings and structures, based on preliminary concepts, sketches, engineering calculations, specification sheets and by visiting job sites to compile measurements as necessary.

Feb 2015 - Nov 2015
 

Education 

Columbia University, New York, NY, US, Masters, Sustainability Management

The program prioritizes the protection of Earth’s systems and resources as well as the spread of social and economic opportunities for all people. This program prepares students to account for complex systems of water, environmental services, climate, waste and energy to be able to maximize efficient usage and minimize their negative impacts.

The M.S. in Sustainability Management program includes five required areas of study:

Integrative Courses in Sustainability Management
Economics and Quantitative Analysis
The Physical Dimensions of Sustainability Management
The Public Policy Environment of Sustainability Management
General and Financial Management

Jan 2016 - May 2017
 

New York City College of Technology of City University of New York, Brooklyn, NY, US, Bachelors, Architectural Technology

The Architectural Technology program trains students to assist the architect and perform at a high level on design, working drawings and the construction stages of a building project. The program familiarizes students with up-to-date architectural office practices and procedures including computer-assisted design. Studio work gives the students the opportunity to develop their talents by participating in various architectural projects from inception to final drawings and models.

The four-year BTech prepares the student to be proficient in the 21st century technologies required to manage all phases of professional practice in architecture and related fields.

Aug 2012 - May 2015
 

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