David Burnett

David Burnett

Seattle, WA, US

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I have found my passion for architecture to be without limits. In 2016, I achieved my life-long goal of becoming a licensed architect and was able to achieve the position of Project Architect quickly within my career. I would enjoy the opportunity to develop my passion for architecture in all its various facets and explore my career ambitions within your firm.



Milbrandt Architects, Kirkland, WA, US, Project Architect

Project Architect-

Coordinated a dynamic team of 2-10 employees to serve one of the firm’s largest clients. Acted as primary contact and workflow organizer for several valued clients, ensuring prompt project completion and client satisfaction. Guided a variety of residential and mixed-use projects, including single-family homes, townhouses, walk-up and mid-rise apartments, and amenity buildings from initial schematic design through construction administration.

Assistant System Manager-

Collaborated with System Manager on maintenance and creation of CAD system customization. Utilized Visual LISP and related programing languages to develop and maintain tools utilized throughout the firm. These tools are used to enhance productivity, provide efficiency, accuracy, and expedite project completion. Act as primary resource for employee technical issue resolution.

Oct 2012 - Jul 2021

The Home Depot, Tigard, OR, US, Floor, Blinds, Wall and Décor Department Manager

Managed and facilitated a team of 8-10 people to deliver exceptional customer service, develop staff skills to enable further advancement and increase product knowledge. Held accountable for $5 million in annual sales.

Jan 2010 - Aug 2012

Gerald McDonnell and Associates, Eugene, OR, US, Architectural Practicum Student

Involved in tasks including developing schematic design drawings, attending site and client meetings, site analysis, code research, physical modeling, and development of client presentation documents.

Mar 2009 - Jun 2009


University of Oregon, Eugene, OR, US, BArch, Architecture

Graduated Magna Cum Laude
Minors in Multimedia Design and Business Administration

Aug 2004 - Jun 2009

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