Lily Hsu

Lily Hsu

Boston, MA, US

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Designer/ Project Manager LEED AP with 3+ years of residential design experience with a master degree in sustainable architecture. Successfully completed a 5,029 SF single-family project from design, construction to sale in two years. With proven skills to initiate various design tasks and working with major stakeholders. Earned awards for building simulations and design. Excellent with AutoCAD, SketchUp, Adobe CC.



DHK Architects, Inc., Boston, MA, US, Designer

May 2019 - current

Harvard Center for Green Buildings and Cities, Cambridge, MA, US, Research Assistant

Developed energy-optimized design alternatives for a high-rise residential. Identified critical design parameters for energy reduction with simulations.

Aug 2017 - Dec 2017

Jhutian Construction, Hsinchu County, Taiwan, Project Manager

Led a 5,029 SF single-family house from design, construction to sale. Designed floor plans, elevations, details and lighting/ electrical plans. Developed estimate, scope of work, and coordinated material purchases, on-site detail implementations with contractor, subcontractors, and vendors.

Jul 2014 - Jul 2016

Tai Architect & Associates, Taichung City, Taiwan, Designer

Managed and assisted multiple high-rise residential from DD to CA ranging from 139,005 to 498,423 SF. Prepared permit submittals and attended appointments. Updated construction documents and developed building details. Conducted team meetings with client, contractors, and engineers.

Jul 2013 - Jul 2014

Tai Architect & Associates, Taichung City, Taiwan, Intern

Summer internship working on facade detail updates for high-rise residential.

Jul 2011 - Aug 2011


Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, US, Masters, Design Studies, Energy and Environments

Sep 2016 - Mar 2018

Tunghai University, Taichung City, Taiwan, BArch, Architecture

Sep 2008 - Jun 2013


IBPSA Student Modeling Competition, 1st Place


Cross-Strait Young Talent Architecture Award, Honorable Mention


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