Colby Gewalt

Colby Gewalt

Manayunk, PA, US



I have been living in the Philly area for over a year, and am completely enjoying what this city has to offer! From the architecture, the history and the fantastic lighting installations throughout the city- there is no place better than Philly for me!



Grenald Waldron Associates, Narberth, PA, US, Lighting Designer

Creating lighting experiences for international clientele, as well as modification and generation of photometric studies, renderings for client presentations, and luminaire aiming.

Apr 2012 - current

Scott Watson Associates, Inc. Lighting Design, Wayne, PA, US, Lighting Design/Business Development

Junior Lighting Designer, as well as Business Development in a small firm. Daily experience includes AutoCad, AGi calculations, Wattage calculations, Website modification, as well as current and potential client relations.

Jul 2011 - Apr 2012

Kaplan Gehring McCarroll Architectural Lighting, Los Angeles, CA, Junior Lighting Designer

Modification and generation of Architectural Lighting layouts, photometric studies, renderings for client presentations, and site visits for client meetings as well as luminaire aiming.

Jan 2007 - Nov 2008


Mills College, Oakland, CA, US, Masters, Master of Business Administration

Concentration in Business Development/Marketing

Aug 2009 - May 2010

University of Southern California (USC), Los Angeles, CA, US, BArch, Architecture

Full emersion in Architectural History, Structures, and Studio. Participant in the Lake Como, Italy study abroad program (1 of 16 chosen).

Aug 2002 - May 2007

Areas of Specialization