Y Regalado

Y Regalado

Atlanta, GA, US



Personable, dependable and intuitive professional qualified by 10+ years’ experience in architecture; knowledgeable of structural engineering concepts, technical analysis, and AutoCAD drafting; working closely with designers, engineers, project managers and clients in the execution of architectural work during the schematic, design development, construction document and project coordination stages. A passionate team player with a solid work ethic and commitment to excellence.


Rosser International, Inc., Atlanta, GA, US, Architectural Drafter (Temp Position)

• Collaborated on the construction documents for a military complex in Doha, Qatar, adhering to design strict standards as established by the client.
• Coordinated with the multiple disciplines (structural, mechanical, etc.) to ensure compliance with intended criteria and project deliverables.
• Acted as an interim CAD Manager for AutoCAD program: resolved X-ref issues; provided minor training, CAD support and advanced techniques to fellow drafters; resolved drawing file conversion conflicts between AutoCAD and Microstation.

May 2014 - current

SBLM Architects, Job Captain

• Performed required site surveys, field verifications and feasibility studies for project application in terms of space, Zoning, Building and Fire codes, HVAC and ADA requirements for proposed design intent and use.
• Collaborated on the construction documents of the partial re-design of a library space for a renowned NYC college; conceived plans, details and gained approval on materials/furniture selection for bidding. Revised design changes per client and/or to achieve project uniformity. Delivered construction documents in concert with design intent and within projected timelines.
• Devised structural construction details requiring minimal modifications as recommended solutions per conflicting field conditions.
• Spearheaded job-specific permitting documents and applications for NYC Buildings Department permit submission and approval.

Jul 2012 - Jul 2013

SRA+AE, Intermediate Project Architect

• Handled projects from conception to final sign-off for commercial and hospitality projects, ensuring conformity with building and zoning codes, permits, regulations and ordinances.
• Analyzed specifications, engineering drawings and related design data to determine critical factors affecting design of sketches; integrated engineering elements into unified design for client review and approval.
• Developed site layouts adhering to construction criteria and specifications established by the individual engineering disciplines: i.e. shoring/underpinning, BPP, Site Safety Plans, Site Connections, Vaults, details.
• Prepared related documents and drawings for NYC Landmarks Preservation Commission's approval.
• Devised public assembly layouts with required calculations for compliance to adopted local construction and fire codes and permit submission.
• Independently managed the NYC Buildings Department filings process electronically for project permitting.
• Conferred with and attended meetings with interdepartmental teams, architects, engineering consultants, developers, and contractors concerning codes, permits and overall development process.

Mar 2011 - Jun 2012

Rampulla Associates Architects, Technical Architectural Draftsperson III

• Developed full sets of complete, detailed residential construction drawings from schematic or rough sketches.
• Consistently met project timelines and client expectations; made recommendations for changes and worked with project manager to facilitate required corrections.
• Ensured compliance with intended results, codes, regulations, and requested standards. Confirmed projects met environmental, safety, structural, zoning and aesthetic standards.

Jun 2009 - Oct 2009

SBLM Architects, Sr. Drafter

• Reviewed and coordinated plans for design intent per prototypical specifications and interfaced with key cross-functional team players to create construction drawings for commercial/retail layouts.
• Applied knowledge of construction procedures, zoning and building codes, building materials to facilitate due diligence and project feasibility research for compliance.

Mar 2007 - Jun 2009

Rampulla Associates Architects, Jr. Architectural Draftsperson

• Performed overall code analysis for residential projects and prepared preliminary drawings based on findings; researched zoning and building code issues, technical options, alternatives and proposed solutions.
• Produced 100% master drawing sets within deadline driven timeframes while conforming to building codes, zoning regulations, approval processes, and contract documents. Created site plan layouts, site grading plans, FAR calculations, plans and details for special city planning agency approvals.
• Consulted with architect, designer, engineer, and developers regarding codes, permits and overall development process.

Jul 2002 - Mar 2007


Sep 1989 - Jan 2001

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