Rachel Bergseteren Strange

Rachel Bergseteren Strange

Santa Barbara, CA, US




Orena Development Corp, Santa Barbara, CA, US, Architect

Project includes: Residence in Santa Barbara, CA - Complete design process from initial concepts to planning committee submittals/review. Creation of architectural sheets including foundation plans, elevations, sections, site plans, floor plans, electrical plans, architectural review revisions. Ongoing revisions.

Jul 2017 - current

The Urban Collaborative, Eugene, OR, US, Junior Architect

Architectural duties for clients ranging from U.S Federal Agencies to private sector development.

Projects include:
Villas at the Surf Club, Ortley Beach, NJ – Created initial proposed development concept and report. Created master plan, detailed unit plans, pro-forma development, renderings, landscape design. Ongoing project.

US Military Bases in multiple global locations, including Iwakuni, Japan, Washington, DC, Haineberg, Germany, Emporia, KS – Area Development Plans (ADP), vision plans, sustainability component plans (SCP), large scale master plan revisions

Apr 2017 - current

Montecito Design Build, Investments, Santa Barbara, CA, US, Executive Office Manager

Position includes project design assistance and business office management.

Projects include:
Glass Pavilion, Montecito, CA - Initial conceptual design for kitchen remodel. Ongoing advisement and management of home maintenance and upholstery.

Residential estate, Beverley Park, CA – Management of all subcontractors, including invoicing, payroll, scheduling, liability assessments, weekly progress reporting to client.

Sep 2013 - current

Mark Wryan Design, Santa Barbara, CA, US, Architectural Intern

Project included:
Residential Estate, Carpinteria, CA - Assisting on design, schedules, and managerial office work for beachfront residential project. Tasks included photographing models, sketching pool area measurements, gathering technical information for fixture/plumbing schedules, and contributing to a shared design model in Revit.

Jul 2015 - Oct 2015


University of Oregon, Eugene, OR, US, BArch, College of Design

Sep 2013 - current


NCAA National Champion, 1st Place

Competed for the University of Oregon Acrobatics and Tumbling team in the 2014 National Championships.


Areas of Specialization