Focused junior architect and project manager with a passion for finding sustainable solutions that highlight function as art. Well-rounded with professional experience in architecture, landscape architecture, interior design and graphic design. A patient and reliable individual that works well with others.
University of Kansas - B.A. in Arch. Studies (August 2004)
NewSchool of Architecture & Design - Master of Architecture (June 2008)
U. of Kansas, Florence & Barcelona - 3rd Year Architecture Studio (Summer 2004)
Santa Reparata International School of Art - Art and Architectural History (Spring 2003)
American School of Madrid - Jr./Sr. Year of High School (1998-2000)
KATHY DAVIS ASSOCIATES, INC., Solana Beach, CA (07/09-present)
Project Manager for a primary consultant of Ruhnau Ruhnau Clarke Architects of Carlsbad, CA responsible for interior design and specification of public high schools & related school district projects. Responsibilities include: concept & design development, production of presentation material, construction documents, specifications, detailing, handling RFI’s and construction observation. Experience with specifying green materials; the majority of projects being LEED and/or CHPS compliant.
HUBBELL & HUBBELL ARCHITECTS, San Diego, CA (05/07-08/09)
Project designer for unique residential firm, responsible for coordinating all phases of design, permitting and construction. Great working relationship with clients, building officials and contractors. Well practiced in the production of clear and organized construction documents. Professional experience with green technologies, LEED certifications, and sustainable building materials and methods.
NHR DESIGN, Kansas City, MO (contract based work from 2008-present)
Contract based architectural drafting for residential architecture and interior design firm. Close working relationship with interior designers to create desired architectural finishes and unique spatial environments. Construction document drafting, and construction observation.
ROSEHILL GARDENS, Kansas City, MO (1999-2001)
Assisted a prominent landscape architect with all aspects of design process. Produced professional drafts of landscape plans, took field measurements, processed billing and accounting, and supervised a team of laborers in the field.
Jobsite experience as an assistant to the general contractor for a number of single family residences.
The ability to read, write and communicate in Spanish & Brazilian Portuguese
Strong background of art and architectural history, contemporary and traditional