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Charlie Powell

Charlie Powell

New York, NY, US

 
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About 

Employment 

Align Ventures, New Orleans, LA, US, Freelance Designer/Consultant

• worked closely with venture analyst to design a concept for a country living/co working compound in
Arizona for a post-covid decentralized work force.
• recieved approval for finalized concept and was comissioned to model and render the compound for a
proposal deck. align ventures has just purchased the plot of land are continuing to use my services to fur
ther the project in a number of capacities.

Mar 2021 - current
 

Architectural Building Inspection, Seattle, WA, US, RESEARCH ASSISTANT/PROJECT MANAGER

• spent the summer working alonside fellow interns to design and construct a tiny home, complete with a
kitchen and shower for a camp on Whidbey Island in the Puget Sound.
• redesigned company work space to comply with CDC covid guidlines and OSHA regulations.
• accompanied company founder on home inspections for litigation purposes as an expert witness.
• engaged in small scale design challenges regarding office functionality in between major project work.

May 2020 - Sep 2020
 

Trojan Construction, Seattle, WA, US, Contractor's Assistant

• assisted general contractor on major home remodel with demolition, framing, drywall, seismic retrofitting,
concrete pouring, minor plumbing and electrical work, insullation, and flooring.
• hired intermitantly based on availability for continued contracting labor and construction drawings.

May 2018 - Aug 2020
 

landscaping legends, Seattle, WA, US, Self Employed

• spent 3 summers building a local landscaping and hauling business in the greater seattle area.
• grew my customer base to the point where demand exeeded my own capacities and I was able to hire a
secornd team of 3 employees.
• jobs ranged from week long garden makeovers to bi-weekly lawn mowings and everything in between.

May 2015 - Aug 2017
 

h2 design + build LLC., Seattle, WA, US, contractor's assistant

• aquired knowledge of residential construction practices throughout the building process of a home.
• responsible for ensuring the home’s lawn beds met municipal water retention standards in a flood
prone city.
• installed exterior lighting and irrigation systems.

May 2014 - Aug 2014
 

Education 

Tulane University, New Orleans, BArch, Architecture

Bachelor of Science in Architecture with a minor in Sustainable Real Estate and Development

Sep 2017 - May 2021
 

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