Ryan Gholston

Ryan Gholston

Chattanooga, TN, US



Since a young age, I have been fascinated with art and all types of technical devices. I can look 
back and recall drawing on my bedroom wall and being captivated by my father’s computer. 
While, in high school, I was told that one should choose a career that is compatible to his skills, 
interest and talents. Even though, there are several careers that suit me, I decided to pursue 
architecture. After taking several business courses, I recently developed a curiosity about the 
business aspect of architectural design projects. With graduation fast approaching, May 2014,
I am aspiring to practice architectural technical designing and p



Accurate Automation Corporation, Chattanooga, TN, US, Engineering Assistant

Developed CAD drawings for unmanned aircraft and boats

May 2013 - Aug 2013

Bessie Smith Cultural Center, Chattanooga, TN, US, Event Designer

Produced space allocation diagrams for indoor and outdoor events and produced presentation boards and PowerPoint slides

May 2012 - Jun 2012


Tuskegee University, Tuskegee, AL, US, BArch, Architecture

Studied the discipline of Architecture including construction, architectural history, sustainable design practices and studio courses

Aug 2008 - May 2014


Honor Roll, Award

Received award for maintaining B+ average gpa for one year


Mexico Museum Design Competition, 1st Place

Won first place in design competition and was selected to go to mexico to present proposal to local committee board members.


First place Design Competition for Displaced citizen shelter, 1st Place

Received first place and cash prize for designing an effective and affordable shelter for displaced citizens.


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