Vernon Roether

Vernon Roether

Abu Dhabi, AE



I am currently based out of Abu Dhabi and have 5 years combined experience in Architecture/ Construction management. My most recent position was Assistant Project Manager at a development firm in Manhattan specializing in high-end residential towers.



Tamarkin Co., New York, NY, US, Assistant Project Manager

Involved in the design and construction of multiple high-end residential projects in New York. Responsible for exterior and interior design and document production. Assisted in pre-construction coordination. Managed the receipt and distribution of submittals and RFIs between subcontractors and the field office. Reviewed materials for coordination and design compliance. Experienced in managing design, construction, and coordination meetings between ownership, architects, consultants, and subcontractors.

May 2011 - Aug 2013

Columbia University, New York, NY, US, Teaching Assistant / Fabrication Laboratory Researcher Designer

Taught graduate level courses in digital fabrication, construction, and manufacturing. Taught courses focusing on various architectural software including parametric modeling, design, rendering and visualization.

Jun 2010 - May 2012

Normal Studios, Buenos Aires, Argentina, Associate Architect

Involved in the design and construction of a factory conversion into a multi-unit residential tower and a luxury penthouse residence. Provided design, construction documentation and pre-construction coordination

Sep 2008 - Aug 2009

Architecture-Infrastructure-Research, Phoenix, AZ, US, Associate Architect

Collaborated on professional urban redevelopment design competition. Developed a mixed use, multi phase revitalization strategy for abandoned strip malls in Phoenix Arizona. Placed top ten competition finalist. Invited to exhibit work at the Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art.

Feb 2008 - Sep 2008

Flores & Prats, Barcelona, ES, Arch. Intern

Collaborated on master plan redevelopment competition of abandoned town and textile factory in Spain.

May 2007 - Sep 2007

Allen + Philp, Phoenix, AZ, US, Arch. Intern

Firm specializes in mid to large scale hospitality projects in both local and international markets. Projects I contributed to include: Montelucia resort and spa (Phoenix, AZ), Trader Vic’s (Phoenix, AZ), Valley Ho hotel (Phoenix, AZ).

Sep 2005 - May 2007

Quality Designers Builders, San Diego, CA, US, Junior on-site Supervisor

Firm specializes in high-end custom residential homes in southern California. Worked as junior on-site supervisor for 10,000 sqft custom residence in Poway CA.

May 2002 - May 2005


Columbia University, New York, NY, US, MArch, MArch

Sep 2009 - May 2012

Arizona State University, Phoenix, AZ, US, Bachelors, Architecture

May 2005 - May 2008

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