Shannon Wehner

Shannon Wehner

Boulder, CO, US

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Highly organized, detail-driven architectural drafter actively seeking licensure.  Passionate about environmental stewardship and exceptional customer experiences. Strong independent contributor, self-starter, quick learner, and skilled problem solver.  Experienced leading projects through DD and CD phases.


Rodwin Architecture, Boulder, CO, US, Project Manager

Architectural Project Manager specializing in net zero energy custom homes in Boulder County. Versed in sustainable construction techniques and building science. Presently serving on the Board for the Colorado Green Building Guild.

Mar 2021 - current

KGA Studio Architects, Louisville, CO, US, Architectural Drafter

- Drafting: Proficient at taking projects in both Revit and AutoCAD through SD, DD, CD, and plan maintenance phases for custom residential, single-family production, paired and townhomes, remodels, and light commercial.
- Job Captain: Directed drafter allocation, fielded questions, managed redlines and deadlines on multiple projects. Co-managed a team of 6 drafters for the ongoing output of 8 lot-specific residential plans a week for a production builder client. Developed tools to accurately estimate drafting time and track plans through completion. Trained 5 new drafters on best practices for self-checking, redline pickup, organization, and deadline management.
- Client Interface: Fostered positive experiences guiding client expectations to meet design goals and deadlines.
- Contract Management: Prepared client sign-offs for SD, DD, audit, and CD phases. Experience drafting additional service agreements for project manager review.
- Design Contributions: Option design for production projects, plan revisions from 100sf - 1,300 sf, elevation design assistance, and roof design.
- Graphics: All aspects of presentation graphics including Revit and Lumion renderings, Photoshop, and InDesign.
- Code Studies: Completed zoning and code analysis studies for single family residential up to an initial code study on an 84-unit multifamily project for adults with developmental disabilities.
- As-Builts: Conducted as-built measurements and developed as-built models on multiple renovation projects.
- Leadership: Sought out to develop and deliver a presentation on Goal Setting and Professional Development to team members. Implemented a system of professional goal setting and achievement that is now used as the basis for semi-annual reviews. Co-developed corporate mission/purpose/mantra statements with company partners. Played a key role in revamping the client-facing custom and remodel programming document.

Mar 2019 - Mar 2021

Tundra Design Group, Boulder, CO, US, Project Coordinator & CAD Drafter - Commercial Foodservice Design

- Project Management: Performed all aspects of project management from project bidding through installation and punch-out of commercial foodservice projects totaling over $1.8M.
- Leadership: Developed, implemented, and actively maintained team-wide project management processes and procedures including custom Smartsheet workflows for project oversight and integrated reporting solutions.
- Drafting: Sole CAD drafter for over 30 commercial foodservice design projects. Responsible for schematic design review and redline of plans and
specifications to ensure accuracy and clarity. Generated design development drawings including elevations, MEP design plans, and schedules to guide project engineers and contractors.
- Culture: Planned and coordinated office team building, social, and charitable events to boost employee engagement as a member of Culture Crew.

Nov 2015 - Mar 2019

Walmer Enterprises, Inc., Alexandria, VA, US, Project Coordinator & CAD Drafter - Custom Millwork

- Design: Developed custom residential and commercial millwork design solutions by collaborating with designers, builders, and clients. Responsible for all drawing file management and redline pick-up in AutoCAD.
- Client Interface: Wrote project proposals and submitted work authorization contracts to clients and builders. Worked directly with customers throughout the entire build cycle to ensure complete satisfaction.
- Project Management: Partnered with the production manager and fabrication team to facilitate timely manufacture scheduling, construction, finishing, delivery, installation, and punch-out for every project.

Feb 2014 - Nov 2015


The University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM, US, Bachelors, B.A. Architecture

UNM School of Architecture and Planning (SA+P)
Graduated Cum Laude, 3.59 GPA
Dean's List: SA+P - 2 semesters
Dean's List: University College - 2 semesters

Memberships and Societies: American Institute of Architecture Students, National Society of Collegiate Scholars, Golden Key National Honors Society, Phi Eta Sigma National Society

Aug 2009 - May 2013