benjamin sm strong

benjamin sm strong

Boston, MA, US



Benjamin S.M. Strong    
1029 Tremont Street, Duxbury, MA 02332
(781) 974-7678
OBJECTIVE: To obtain a position where I will be able to utilize my understanding of sustainable design and environmental concerns while also increasing my knowledge of design and planning through practical application.

Hobart College         Geneva, NY       
Bachelor of Arts in Architecture       May, 2011       
Minors: Sociology, Environmental Studies      

January 2011-Present
Campbell Smith Architects
           •     Able to use CAD and BIM software skills to produce construction documents and renderings of projects
            •     Use model-making skills to produce scale
      models of projects

Summer 2010       
Los Angeles Public Works, Bureau of Engineering, Los Angeles River Project
•    Brought a fresh outlook to the potential image of the Los Angeles River in my design for a section of the river bank for the Los Angeles River Revitalization Master Plan
•    Represented the Los Angeles Public Works
Bureau of Engineering by attending city planning meetings and then communicated meeting outcomes at weekly internal group meetings
•     Conducted research and site visits aimed at estimating the feasibility of acquiring parcels and their potential benefits to the Master Plan
•    Reviewed contracts and bid proposals that ensured the progress of specific projects would satisfy deadline requirements
•    Demonstrated my capability of handling many tasks and ability to adapt in a constantly changing fast paced environment
Spring 2010          
Hobart and William Smith Office of Communications
   •   Applied an artistic eye as well as digital photography         
skills as a photographer for the office of communications, capturing photographs of campus activities
    •   Used my Adobe Creative Suite skills to edit and catalogue photographs of activities to be used for articles published on the HWS website as well as their newspaper
Proficient in: Microsoft Word       CAD, BIM (Revit, ArchiCAD)
Excel, PowerPoint, Adobe Creative Suite          Pro-Desktop, Rhino
(Photoshop, InDesign, and Illustrator)   Digital photography


Hobart and William Smith Colleges, BArch, architectural studies

Sep 2007 - May 2011