Florencia Lopez Fontela

Florencia Lopez Fontela

New York, NY, US



• Participated in various Habitat for Humanity events. (2005-2010)
• Traveled with AIAS in 2006 to Frank Lloyd Wright’s “Falling Water” & “Kentuck Knob”.
• Fluent in English, Spanish and conversational Portuguese.
• Lived, traveled and studied throughout Europe, Latin America and the United States, becoming more aware of different cultures and gaining an understanding of the architecture and people around the World.



Triton Construction, Intern

 Understand site & building development.
 Interact with different contractors (Electrical, HVAC, Plumbing & GC).
 Organize relevant paperwork, including drawings & submittals.
 Place addendums and specifications in their proper place.
 Analyze sets of drawings & apply them to field understanding.

Jun 2011 - Sep 2011


New York Institute of Technology (NYIT), BArch, Architecture

Fall 2010- placed among the top 6 teams in October for New York Institute of Technology’s competition to design a new Aircraft Restoration Pavilion on the deck of the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum in Manhattan.
Fall 2009- Design V, group competition in Freeport, NY. The goal was to enrich the city and make it more accessible to the public, especially commuters. The project consisted of urban development.

Head Resident Assistant
New York Institute of Technology, Old Westbury, New York
HRA September 2010-2011
RA January 2006-2010
 Responsible for three RA’s. Delegating tasks, delivering information and organizing meetings.
 Enforce Student Housing rules and discipline students, as well as looking after their well being.
 Plan campus events and organize information to be distributed to residents.


Auto CAD (2D & 3D)- Adobe Illustrator- Adobe Photoshop- Google Sketchup- Adobe InDesign- Some 3D Max- Microsoft Office- Revit Architecture- Rhinoceros (in process)

Sep 2005 - May 2011

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