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Valerie Hill

Valerie Hill

San Diego, CA, US

 

About 

A Southern California based Architectural Associate with experience using a wide range of 3D drawing and rendering software. Numerous academic projects selected for publication by showing creative yet functional design solutions for commercial, public, and residential projects. Possesses a proven ability to lead project teams to successfully deliver agreed upon superior quality solutions.

Seeking a full time entry-level position in the architectural field.

Employment 

Self-Employed, Simi Valley, CA, US, Independent Contractor

Pursued various fields such as interior design, private tutoring (elementary through college), and dance instruction. Most recently aided in the design of a STEM course on aerospace engineering for junior high students.

Sep 2008 - current
 

Ggem Design Co., Agoura, CA, US, Design Intern

Developed custom design solutions for spaces, while working collaboratively with clients and designer. Considered human programming and best flow to increase functionality, as well as enhance aesthetics of existing conditions with proposed pieces and finishes.

May 2015 - Aug 2015
 

Boston University, Boston, MA, US, Senior Design Project

Worked in a team of four to develop the mechanical systems of a remote controlled watercraft that mimics the act of surfing. The design consisted of four primary systems: Propulsion, Steering, Balancing, and Energy. This design met the standards for the ETEE concentration.

Sep 2012 - May 2013
 

Education 

Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY, US, MArch, Architecture

Master of Architecture

Aug 2014 - May 2017
 

Boston University, Boston, MA, US, Bachelors, Mechanical Engineering

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering with a concentration in Energy Technologies & Environmental Engineering

Aug 2009 - May 2013
 

Awards 

Published InProcess Magazine, Other

2015
 

Amy Koe Scholarship, Scholarship

2015
 

Areas of Specialization 

Skills