Laura Carter

Laura Carter

Brooklyn, NY, US





Oct 2011 - current

Young & Ayata, Intern

Assisted with the completion of the firm’s entry for a major international design competition. Specific tasks included the production of circulation and configuration diagrams, presentation graphics, writing and preparation of an architectural design report and logistical coordination.

Jul 2011 - Jul 2011

Pratt Institute, Graduate Teaching Assistant

Assisted in the instruction/guidance of 2nd year graduate architecture students as they worked in teams to complete a comprehensive studio design project.

Jan 2011 - May 2011

Pratt Institute - Facilities and Planning Office, Intern

Performed a range of work related to the design and maintenance of new and existing campus buildings, including way-finding work for the recently-completed Myrtle Hall, surveying existing building and spaces on campus and updating the office’s master CAD files to reflect any changes, and design and layout of a new campus copy center.

May 2010 - Aug 2010

Worn Jerabek Architects, Office Manager

Responsible for all administrative duties for the firm, including day-to-day accounting, timesheet and payroll processing, maintenance of firm and employee records and licensing, coordination of continuing education seminars, office space planning, project-specific research, preparation of contract documents, coordination with consultants and clients, etc. Also performed limited design-related project tasks such as generation of 3D models and preparation of promotional design materials.

Aug 2006 - Apr 2008

Archeworks, Intern

Performed various duties related to the operation of Archeworks, a non-profit design school, including basic office tasks, running errands, cash handling and researching prospective ventures and partners.

Sep 2005 - May 2006


Pratt Institute, MArch, Architecture

Aug 2008 - May 2011

Archeworks, Design

Sep 2005 - Jun 2006

DePaul University, Bachelors, Geography, Spanish

Sep 2002 - Jun 2005

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