Amy Chun

Amy Chun

Chicago, IL, US



To contribute to a firm’s work environment and team by applying technical and analytical problem solving skills, and experience adapting to challenging situations through an entry level position.



Ross Barney Architects, Chicago, IL, US, Intern Architect

Mar 2014 - current

STR Partners LLC, Chicago, IL, US, Associate

Feb 2014 - Mar 2014

Worn Jerabek Architects, Chicago, IL, US, Intern Architect

Apr 2013 - Nov 2013

UrbanWorks, Ltd., Chicago, IL, US, Architect I

-Collaboration with Ross Barney Architects as part of the design team working on the new Green Line Cermak CTA ‘L’ Station
-Involved with the development of the use of perforated sheet metal
-Detailed various aspects of the project
-Developed and worked on construction drawings; layouts and drawings
-Part of team that consolidated/developed code analysis

Jun 2012 - Mar 2013

Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT) Telecommunications Department, Chicago, IL, US, Student Operator

-Directed Calls
-Updated IIT Phonebook
-Performed various office duties

Aug 2008 - May 2012

Anbe, Aruga, Ishizu Architects, Inc., Honolulu, HI, Intern Architect

Summer intern performing various tasks as follows:
-Worked on a variety of projects related to the renovations of existing city structures, medical centers, mall renovations, schematic planning of a residence
-Prepared construction documents for city permitting
-Visited sites, took measurements and assessments of existing conditions, participated in meetings with the client

Jun 2008 - Aug 2009


Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT), Chicago, IL, US, BArch, Architecture

Alpha Sigma Alpha Sorority:
Ritual Chair 2009, Treasurer 2009, Finance Chair 2008

IIT Student Union Board
Spring Formal Programmer 2011, Homecoming Carnival Programmer 2009, VP of Internal Affairs 2008-2010

IIT Track Team
Athlete Spring 2009-2011

2012 AIA Chicago Sustainable LEadership Award Winner
Spring 2009-2012: Dean's List
2009: Clinton E. Stryker Leaderhsip and Service Award

Aug 2007 - May 2012


AIA Chicago Sustainable Leadership Award, Award

Masterplan for Iron Street Urban farm in Bronzeville.


Areas of Specialization