Heather Waye

Heather Waye

Fairfax, VA, US




Integrated Direct Marketing, Reston, VA, US, Executive Assistant/Facilities Project Manager

- Tenant build outs of new branch offices in Little Rock, AR and New York City
- Lease negotiation for tenant improvements
- Create scaled floor plans for general contractor with agreed upon tenant improvements using
Microstation V8
- Ensure compliance with local building codes, union laws, and ADA through research and
- Work directly with general contractor and subcontractors as sole customer contact
- Bid out to subcontractors, approve final bids
- Research, estimate, and specify all finishes, products, electrical, furniture, carpet, cabinetry,
appliances and plumbing
- Research and contract for phones, internet service and on-site IT needs
- Select and install artwork, decor, etc.
- Worked with IT team to migrate to cloud computing
- Create office Intranet with interactive floorplan using Adobe Flash and Dreamweaver
- Manage website using WordPress and Adobe Dreamweaver
- Special projects of varied nature for owner
- Manage owner’s schedule, emails, travel and personal requests

Jun 2010 - Sep 2012

Arhaus Furniture, McLean, VA, US, Interior Specialist

space planning for customers, customer service and furniture sales

May 2009 - May 2010

Shalom Baranes Associates, PC, Washington, DC, US, Intern Architect

- Project: Air rights development master plan proposal of 2.5 million sq ft of mixed-use
- Site visits and documentation
- Site Analysis
- Siteline Studies
- Site and Building Sections
- Building Information Modeling
- Schematic Design Documents
- Design Documents
- Presentation Documents
- Physical Models
- Use Microstation V8 to create and update all drawings, floor plans and layouts

Jul 2008 - Jan 2009

JFT-AIA, Warrenton, VA, US, Seasonal Intern Architect

This was an intern position on all breaks from college (summer, winter and spring).

- Site visits and documentation
- Creating Measured Drawings
- Schematic Design Documents
- Design Documents
- Construction Documents
- Product and code research
- Product Pricing/Estimating
- Review submittals
- Applications for building permits
- Applications to the Architectural Review Board for approval in historic areas

May 2006 - Jan 2008


University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, US, Bachelors, Architecture

Aug 2004 - May 2008

Areas of Specialization