Ashlee Dowdy

Ashlee Dowdy

Dallas, TX, US



I am a recent Interior Design graduate seeking employment opportunities in my field.


Argonne National Laboratory Facilities Management Division, Chicago, IL, US, Intern

-Conducted a sustainable lighting survey addressing energy saving opportunities at ANL
-Studied current facility lighting (levels/wattages), comparing data to industry standards
-Used data to make recommendations for improvement (energy and cost savings)

May 2011 - Aug 2011

Chickasaw Nation Arts and Humanities, Ada, OK, US, Intern

-Assisted in designing exhibits for the grand opening of the Chickasaw Cultural Center
-Supervised and mentored design assistant

May 2010 - Jul 2010

National Indian Education Association (N.I.E.A.), Washington, DC, US, Intern

-Created original artwork, editorial and design work to the quarterly magazine, “Nieanews”
-Assisted with membership drive and helped plan NIEA’s annual convention

May 2009 - Jul 2010

Chickasaw Nation Housing and Tribal Development, Ada, OK, US, Intern

-Assisted project coordinator with new construction and renovations
-Experienced construction and design processes from start to finish
-Contributed to design presentation and specifications
-Met with contractors on-site to track work in progress

May 2008 - Jul 2008


Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK, US, Bachelors, Interior Design/Facility Management

Oklahoma State University's Interior Design program is accredited by CIDA (Council of Interior Design Accreditation) and ranked among the top ten in the nation by DesignIntelligence magazine.

Aug 2008 - Dec 2011

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