Seth Feriano AIA, NCARB

Seth Feriano AIA, NCARB

Washington, DC, US

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Licensed design professional with a master’s degree in architecture and a wide breadth of project management experience.  Accomplished design skills with practical knowledge of building codes and construction details.  Optimistic— a team player with a sense of humor under pressure.  Experience working with AHJ’s and community engagement— seeing projects through to substantial completion.  Comprehensive experience producing technical drawings and specifications with the capacity to oversee construction operations.  A problem solver and team leader throughout all phases of design, bidding and construction.



Montgomery County Public Schools, Rockville, MD, US, Facilities Project Manager

Jan 2018 - current

LSY Architects, Washington, DC, US, Project Manager

Multidisciplinary project team management, scheduling, design budget/ time and cost monitoring. Space planning and building envelope specialist on scientific lab projects for the Fed. Work directly with contractors, project officers and customers in the design/ build project delivery method for various institutes.

Sep 2017 - Jun 2018

Smolen Emr Ilkovitch, Rockville, MD, US, Project Architect/ Project Manager

Team leader of K-12 educational construction projects. Work with LEAs to design 21st century learning environments. Develop project schedules, coordinate consultants and lead team meetings. QAQC drawings, write specifications and publish addendum during the bidding process. Work with Construction Managers and General Contractors during CA. Established best practices and office standards for BIM.

Sep 2014 - Sep 2017

IA Interior Architects, Washington, DC, US, Project Architect

Instrumental in project development and delivery from schematic design through substantial completion. Assist in unit blocking with working knowledge of SCIF spaces. Lead consultant coordination, chiefly responsible for the production of CD’s and obtainment of building permits. Skilled at detailing and providing CA through substantial completion. A member of Revit Leadership committee assisting in training and standards development.

Jul 2013 - Sep 2014

Frederick Ward Associates, Bel Air, MD, US, Project Architect

Cultivated programs for single family residential projects while working within FEMA flood plain requirements. Produced permit drawings for HVAC facility upgrades and fire-rated data room enclosures. Field measured existing barracks for adaptive reuse and development. College baseball field facility improvements.

Aug 2012 - Jul 2013

Ismael Leyva Architects, New York, NY, US, Job Captain

Multi-family apartment layouts under guidance from principle. Developed unit blocking and FAR calculations. Designed 10 story stair towers with varying floor to floor heights. Coordinated shell and interior BIM's. Detailed exterior curtain wall sections and produced CD’s for NYC DOB.

Nov 2011 - Aug 2012

Molzen Corbin, Albuquerque, NM, US, Intern Architect

Transposed 1960’s blueprints into working BIM for NCAA basketball stadium renovation and helped solve construction issues. Schematic locker rooms, training and retail store designs under guidance of principle. 3d imagery for interim season facility planning. Attended meetings and selected materials for airport counter renovation. Cost estimation, CD’s and red-lined shops.

Aug 2009 - Jul 2011


The University of New Mexico, MArch, Architecture

Aug 2008 - May 2011

Savannah College of Art and Design, Bachelors, Painting

Aug 1998 - May 2002

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