Jamie Lookabaugh

Jamie Lookabaugh

New York, NY, US





Cooper Robertson, New York, NY, US, Urban Designer / Assistant Project Manager

Staten Island Marine Development: Assistant Project Manager for the masterplanning of a large industrial development site with over 6 million square feet of developable land. Coordinated extensively with elite real estate / marketing analysts and engineers. Created a targeted marketing brochure to attract prospective investors as well as a comprehensive report to demonstrate the site’s unique attributes and opportunities.

Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia: Developed a strategic masterplanning study for the hospital’s existing Main Campus and its potential future growth. Created an Executive Board comprehensive final report and presentation of the study, which analyzed possible growth scenarios and their impacts as well as formulated streetscape and landscape design recommendations to engage the hospital with its community.

Sep 2013 - current

KGP design studio, Washington, DC, US, Designer

Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority: Project manager and designer for four new station entrance studies for the Washington, DC Metro system. Worked in coordination with transit engineers and planners to produce multiple viable options for each station, and presented this work to stakeholders and community members during public presentations.

Maryland Purple Line: Designer for schematic design and design development of twelve stations on the Purple Line light rail extension of the Washington, DC Metro system. Acted as the design liaison to other consultants, ensuring consistency and quality of design throughout the process. Produced a comprehensive set of drawings to inform the next phase of design.

Baltimore Red Line: Urban design development and graphics production for the Baltimore Red Line light rail system.

Jun 2011 - Sep 2013

Tulane City Center (TCC), New Orleans, LA, US, Creative Director of the Tulane City Center Streetfront Gallery

Comprehensive design of exhibition space, graphic design for exhibition boards, image and model acquisition, organization of rotating exhibits, community liaison with participating organizations, maintenance of exhibition space, and management of exhibition design team.

Aug 2008 - May 2009

Bechtel Power Corporation, Frederick, MD, US, Intern Architect

Design development, specifications, schedules, and design criteria for domestic fossil fuel and nuclear power plants during Summers and Winters from 2006-2009.

Dec 2008 - Jan 2009

AEDS | Ammar Eloueini Digit-all Studio, New Orleans, LA, US, Intern Architect

Design development of a single-family residence (J-House) and an independent commercial coffee shop.

May 2008 - Jul 2008


Columbia University, New York, NY, US, Masters, Architecture and Urban Design

Jun 2009 - May 2010

Tulane University, New Orleans, LA, US, MArch, Architecture

Dual Major in Classical Studies, Concentration in Ancient Culture

Aug 2004 - May 2009


Newcomb Scholar, Award

Chosen as a 2008 Newcomb Scholar for furniture prototype design work utilizing 3D printing techniques.


Areas of Specialization