David Herrera

David Herrera

Mexico, MX



Highly motivated and accomplished architect with five years of architectural design and construction project manager experience for commercial and residential projects. Insightful understanding of innovative urban exterior and interior design. Proven track record of exceptional control over budget and project completion timeframes.  Recognized for an exceptional ability to lead the professional development of diverse individuals and support a team-oriented approach predicated on meritocratic values.  Reputation for strong work ethic and uncompromising devotion to client needs.  Fluent in English and Spanish.

Prairie View A&M UNIVERSITY, Prairie View, Texas
Master’s Degree in Architecture, 3.50 GPA
Bachelor of Arts Degree in Architecture
Earned 100% Scholarship Playing Tennis
Won Conference Championship for the University
NCARB Program
LEED Certification (In Progress)

Mac and PC Operating Systems
CAD Systems, Revit, Photoshop, InDesign, SketchUp, Podium, V-Ray, Microsoft Office


Maiz Edificaciones, Monterrey, MX, Lead Architectural Designer/ Project Manager

Managed successful process for the LEED Certification of a Mid-Rise Residential Building by assuming responsibility for the performance of teams in the USA and Mexico. Achieved key results coordinating pre-construction assessment for the development of a high-end 38 story mixed use tower in the metropolitan area. Responsible for managing construction fronts and critical information for the construction of various mid-rise mixed use buildings.

Jun 2010 - current

CID Studios, Houston, TX, US, San Diego CA US, Architectural Designer/ Project Coordinator

Successfully fulfilled client objectives while offering inventive fusion of design styles to present a more unique and customized design development perspective. Enhanced comprehensive knowledge of design technology, style, legal requirements and use issues through a commitment to continual learning. Effectively oversaw day-to-day operation of construction projects, including detection and resolution of any construction or lawful issues, coordination of design and construction personnel, and regular communication with clients on objectives and project status.

Jan 2007 - Mar 2010

VGHA, Houston, TX, US, Architectural Intern

— Played pivotal role in design of airport wing at William P. Hobby airport
— Partnered with team in redesigning and transforming recreation park
— Developed plat submittal project for a 5,000-acre residential development

Aug 2005 - Mar 2006


Prairie View A&M University, Prairie View, TX, US, MArch, Architecture

Aug 2007 - May 2008

Prairie View A&M University, Prairie View, TX, US, BArch, Architecture

Jan 2004 - Jun 2007


Tennis NCAA Conference Champion, 1st Place

Won conference Championship for University in Tennis