Renata Correa Marques

Renata Correa Marques

Los Angeles, CA, US



With experience in the areas of project design, construction document
preparation, furniture design, specification sheets and interior architecture,
Renata holds a professional five-year Bachelor of Architecture from
Federal University of Mato Grosso (Brazil) and a Post-Professional Masters
in Interior Architecture from Cal Poly Pomona. During her time as an
undergraduate student, she pursued her interest for history and dance
by living in Cairo (Egypt) for 2 years and studying Ancient Egyptian and
Islamic Architecture at the American University in Cairo. Her background
in dance and multilevel marketing honed her spatial and creative skills,
as well as her interpersonal and leadership skills.


Independent Contractor, Los Angeles, Architectural Designer

Worked on residential and remodeling projects

Mar 2015 - current

Holtz Architecture, Los Angeles , Architectural Designer

Worked on Plan Check corrections for a multi-residential project.

Sep 2018 - Oct 2018

FMB Development, Los Angeles, Architectural Designer

-Developed the office’s Architectural Sets, templates and library.
-Worked with multi-residential projects (concept, design development,
plan check meetings, code compliance, and consultants coordination.
-Prepared and took part in Neighborhood meeting presentations.

Apr 2017 - Aug 2018

Theresa Fatino Design, Manhattan Beach, CA, US, Interior Architecture Designer

Worked on Hospitality projects (CAD drawings, specification books,
material and image research, presentation boards, organizing resource

Jul 2016 - Feb 2017

Herbalife, Cuiabá, Independent Distributor - Nutrition Club Owner

Sales and Team Training, Marketing, Interpersonal and Leadership

Nov 2012 - Mar 2015

Herbalife, São Paulo, BR, Independent Distributor - Nutrition Club Owner

Sales and Team Training, Marketing, Interpersonal and Leadership

Apr 2007 - Oct 2012

Cassia Abdallah Arquitetura e Urbanismo, Cuiabá, BR, Architectural Designer

Worked with commercial projects (project design, code compliance
and construction administration.

Jan 2006 - Feb 2007

Instituto de Planejamento e Desenvolvimento Urbano - Prefeitura de Cuiabá, Cuiabá, BR, Architecture & Urban Planning Intern

Assisted Senior Architects and Urban Planners doing CAD drawings and planning concepts and documentation.

Jul 2004 - Dec 2005

Independent Contractor, Cairo, EG, Oriental Dancer and Model

Worked as an Oriental Dancer (Bellydancer) in Cairo, Egypt; dancing at weddings and parties located at the Conrad, Hilton, Sheraton and Semiramis Hotels. Also worked as a Model during this period, doing advertising and video clips for known artists as Mohammed Mohy (Qader we Tamelha).

Apr 2002 - May 2004

Independent Contractor, Cuiabá, BR, CAD Drafter

Worked as an Independent Contractor for various Architects and Urban Planners doing Construction Documents for architectural and urban planning projects.

Jan 2001 - Mar 2002

Marcelo Villaca Epaminondas, Cuiabá, BR, Architecture Intern

CAD drawings and field measurements.

Apr 2001 - Oct 2001

Sinergia Assessoria e Locacao, Cuiabá, BR, Administrative Assistant

Clerk duties, support in the organization of workshops and courses.

Jan 1998 - May 1999


California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, Los Angeles, CA, US, Masters, Interior Architecture

Cal Poly Pomona’s College of Environmental Design, Dept. of Architecture
in partnership w/ UCLA Extension – accredited by CIDA. - GPA 3.85

Mar 2015 - Sep 2016

Universidade Federal do Mato Grosso, Cuiabá, BR, BArch, Architecture and Urban Planning

Federal University of Mato Grosso’s College of Architecture, Engineering
and Technology, Dept. of Architecture - Brazil - GPA 3.0
- Took courses on Ancient Egyptian and Islamic Architecture at the
American University in Cairo-Egypt. (2003)
- Interned at the Dept. of City Planning and Development of the city of
Cuiaba - Brazil. (2014-2005).

Mar 1998 - Dec 2004

Areas of Specialization