Jay Dreiling

Jay Dreiling

Dallas, TX, US



I am a graduate from Kansas State University with a Masters Degree in Architecture. As a young archtiect I am passionate and motivated to contribute to design projects that promote future professional development, capitalizing on my past experience and education. Currently I am an Architect at GFF in Dallas, TX with past experiences at Rees Associates in Dallas, TX, GLMV Architecture in Kansas City, MO and Wichita, KS working on multiple project types in all project phases.


GFF, Dallas, TX, US, Architect

Managing several different luxury car dealership projects while working closely with clients, city jurisdictions, consultants and the specific car brand’s corporate Architects to exceed expectations.
Assisting on various stages of multi-family, commercial office, a YMCA and country club projects.

Nov 2013 - current

GLMV Architecture, Wichita, KS, US, Intern Archtiect

Assist in all project phases on restaurants from permitting to final closeout.
Collaborated on developing a new brand image for a global restaurant company through contemporary prototype designs for new and existing buildings.

Oct 2011 - Nov 2013

Habitat for Humanity, Hays, KS, US, Project Co-Supervisor (Volunteer)

Oversaw day-to-day activities on a residence under construction and to be completed soon
Coordinated and assembled volunteer groups to assist in the completion of the project

Jun 2011 - Oct 2011

The Home Depot, Hays, KS, US, Designer

Communicated with customers to develop designs exceeding their expectations
Created designs of kitchens for private residences ranging from $5,000 - $50,000
Recognized as Sales Associate of the Month - March 2011

Jul 2010 - Oct 2011

Rees Associates, Dallas, TX, US, Intern Architect

Assisted on facade design, construction documentation, consultant coordination and construction administration on Longhorn Village a 300,000 sq. ft. luxury senior living village in Austin, TX for the Ex-Students' Association of The University of Texas
Analyzed and assembled submissions on key features for a Green Star rating in compliance with Austin Energy Green Building Program
Conducted Final Punch List on senior living village
Catalogued and answered subittals and RFI's on senior living village and multiple NASCAR Media Group projects
Participated in preliminary space programming, organizational sketches and massing studies on multiple projects

Jan 2009 - Aug 2009

GLMV Architecture, Kansas City, MO, US, Summer Intern Architect

Conducted site surveys and context/site relationships for religious and civic projects
Created preliminary design sketches, 3D models and design development drawings
Compiled specifications on various materials for architectural library

May 2008 - Aug 2008


Kansas State University, MArch, Architecture

Environmental Design Student Association
USGBC Student Group
ABC Extreme Home Makeover - Wichita, KS
Kansas State Union Program Council

Aug 2005 - May 2010

Areas of Specialization