Todd Hansmann

Todd Hansmann

New York, NY, US

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Recent accomplishments:
◆ Conceived, organized and led an independent design-build project with team of 7 architects, which included: fund-raising, marketing, social media, client presentations, schematic design, construction documentation, cost estimation, material selection/purchasing, and construction (Meowhaus Project)
◆ Successfully raised full funding for The Meowhaus Project through social media websites & completed project within budget, in 14 weeks
◆ Co-founded and led an architecture and urban design talk series focused on inclusive design and urban reform, led series for two semesters and 8 discussions
◆ Founded and led, a graduate student group including architects, landscape architects, urban designers and sustainability students. Focused group on encouraging community interaction and student-to student/multidisciplinary conversation.



Curtis + Ginsberg Architects LLP, New York, NY, US, Project Architect

Managed project team and consultants for a full vertical circulation update of the CUNY York College campus, including 6 academic buildings and Academic Core Bldg.

Carried a resilient rebuild project, of a 12 building New York Housing Authority public housing campus, from proposal through construction documentation. The project included design of 60,000 sq. ft. of new wet floodproofed building space, the repair of 10,000 sq. ft. of existing lobby space, and dry floodproofing the existing buildings.

Produced construction drawings and completed construction administration for the resilient and flood resistant rebuild of 35 single family homes in Staten Island, including 3 passive homes with the NYC Build It Back Program, as well as BSA review to allow for rebuilding under NYC Code & Zoning requirements.

Nov 2014 - Apr 2017

Perkins Eastman, New York, NY, US, Consultant

Completed interior architecture drawings for a 36,000 sq. ft. conference & wellness center for The Federal Reserve Bank of New York.

May 2013 - Aug 2013

IBI Group - Gruzen Samton, New York, NY, US, Consultant

Produced comprehensive construction drawings for a 230,000 sq. ft. School of Management at Yale University, in collaboration with Foster + Partners.

May 2011 - Aug 2012

Gregory Switzer Architecture, P.C., New York, NY, US, Architectural Designer

Developed all phases of projects for office build-outs & residential interior projects.

Jan 2009 - Jun 2011

Reilly & Associates Architects, Sea Cliff, NY, US, Intern

Produced detailed construction drawings and revisions for health care and corporate projects.

Jan 2006 - May 2008


City College of New York (CCNY), New York, NY, US, MArch, Master of Architecture Program

Aug 2011 - May 2014

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