Resumé

Education

Carnegie Mellon University – Pittsburgh, PA

5th Year Architecture
Minor in Architectural History
Dean’s List– Fall 2008, Spring 2009, Fall 2009, Fall 2010
School of Architecture Honors Student– Spring 2009, Fall 2009, Fall 2010
First Place High Point Park Case Competition
Dozzi Scholarship Recipient

Middletown High School South – Middletown, NJ

Related Experience

City of Pittsburgh, Department of City Planning

Open Space Planning Intern (May 2011 – Oct. 2011)
Work includes analysis of Pittsburgh’s parks system with an emphasis on developing proposals for rehabilitation to community parks and parks in high-density low-income population areas. Analysis will be included as part of the overall proposal for open space in Pittsburgh’s first comprehensive city plan.

Image – Florence, Italy

Marketing Intern (Jan. 2011 – Apr. 2011)
Work included developing press packages for architecture firms to promote their past work and future projects, as well as writing and editing requests for proposals to prospective clients.  Internship also included reformatting of web content and webpage layout and streamlining website user interface.

Architecture Explorations Saturday Sequence – Pittsburgh, PA

Teaching Assistant – Grades 4,5 (Jan. 2010 – March 2010)
Work includes helping 4th and 5th grade students examine how architecture affects the design of cities and more importantly, communities. Assistants guide student exploration through three-dimensional representation and conceptual understanding.

Habitat for Humanity – Long Branch, NJ Chapter

Volunteer Crew Leader (Sept. 2004 – June 2007)
Work included putting up sheathing, Tyvek wrap, hanging sheetrock, and laying tile. The practical skills of learning to build and the teamwork involved in the building process have been invaluable experiences.

New Jersey Governor’s School on the Environment

“Balancing Needs: Land Use, Planning, and Management” (Summer 2006)
Studies included how the population places stress on the environment (i.e. natural resources); how long the earth can provide for humans at the current rate of abuse; whether human happiness and environmental health are mutually exclusive or can be realized concurrently.

Middletown High School South’s Eagle Eye

Managing Editor, News Editor, Layout Editor (Sept. 2004 – June 2007)
Responsibilities included overseeing the production of the newspaper, including overseeing layout with individual page editors, editing and writing articles, and raising advertisement revenues from local businesses.

Skills

Architectural Production

Digital modeling, drafting, drawing, photo editing and montage, print and publication layout,rendering, scale model building, and vector drawing

Computer Skills

Proficient with both Windows and Mac platforms including experience with the following software:

  • Adobe Creative Suite 5: Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop
  • Autodesk 3D Studio Max 2011
  • Autodesk AutoCAD 2011 – 2D, 3D
  • Autodesk Ecotect Analysis 2011
  • Autodesk Revit Architecture 2011
  • Robert McNeel and Associates Rhinoceros 4.0
  • Microsoft Office: Excel, PowerPoint, Word
  • Apple iLife and iWork Suites
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