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EDUCATION

Rhode Island School of Design - RISD
Master of Architecture 2010 - 2013
Brown University
Adjunct Student, Course in Contemporary Architecture History 2011
University of Nevada, Las Vegas - UNLV
Bachelor of Science in Architecture, Cum Laude 2005 - 2009
UniversitĂ  di Torino, Italy
Architectural Studies Exchange Program 2008

EXPERIENCE

Gensler
Intern Architect 2011 (3 months)
Co-designed middle school campus expansion.
Researched building and material systems for 50,000sf office renovation.
Configured Revit Architecture to calculate building variables for LEED Certification.
Rendered and designed various presentations for client meetings.


Friedmutter Group
Revit Technician / Junior Designer 2009 - 2010 (12 months)
Drafted, assembled, and organized numerous production packages.
Produced and edited construction documents on luxury hotel-casino projects including:
The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, others in Macao, New York, New Mexico,
The Dominican Republic, and Cleveland.


Dekker/Perich/Sabatini Architects
Summer Intern 2008 (4 months)
Assisted in the graphic design of several project proposals.
Designed and installed typography installation in office lobby.


SKILLS

Autodesk (Revit Architecture, AutoCad), Rhinoceros 5, Grasshopper, VRay, SketchUp,
Adobe CS5 (InDesign, Premier Pro, Illustrator, Photoshop), Microsoft (Excel, Powerpoint),
Model & Full-Scale Fabrication, Laser Cutting, Building Information Modeling,
Drawing and Model Documentation, Book Design, Website Design

LEADERSHIP

Timeline 2012-2013
Project Manager / Designer
Documenting, designing, and coordinating upcoming RISD Architecture publication.

Rhizome Skyline 2012
Project Manager / Designer
Responsible for financing, publisher coordination, scheduling, graphics.

Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture 2012
RISD Representative
Digital Aptitudes conference in Boston hosted by MIT.

Student Photography Exhibition 2009
Curator
Hosted by Architecture Studies Library at University of Nevada, Las Vegas.
Met weekly with students and faculty to organize event.


UNLV Architecture Student Alliance 2008
Board Member
Organized free seminars and workshops for students.
Co-founded School of Architecture recycling program.


National Organization of Minority Architecture Students 2006 - 2007
UNLV Representative
Attended national conferences in San Francisco and Orlando.

American Institute of Architecture Students 2005 - 2009
UNLV Representative
Attended national conferences in Boston, Denver, and Milwaukee.

TEACHING

Rhode Island School of Design 2010 - 2012
Instructor
Revit Architecture Introductory Workshops

Rhode Island School of Design 2010 - 2012
Digital Representation Grad Assistant
Co-taught Rhinoceros 4, Autocad, Adobe seminars.

University of Nevada, Las Vegas 2009
Teaching Assistant / Substitute Instructor
Beginning drawing course with tenured art professor.
Individually led course when professor was on leave.


University of Nevada, Las Vegas 2007 - 2009
Teaching Assistant
Assisted portfolio development workshops with architecture professor.
Annually lectured on graphic design, typography, layout design.


EXHIBITIONS

Exploring Digital Perspectives 2013 Group Exhibition
BEB Gallery, Providence, RI
Displayed 'Dual Exchange' installation design.

Between Lines 2010 Group Exhibition
Carr Haus Gallery, Providence, RI
Displayed architectural hand drawings.

Formations of Solidarity 2010 Solo Exhibition
Fallout Gallery (now Blackbird Studios), Las Vegas, NV
Featured in Las Vegas CityLife magazine. Academic retrospective.

Downtown Revitalization Project 2009 Group Exhibition
Arts Factory, Las Vegas, NV
Final undergraduate project open to public for feedback.

School of Architecture Art Exhibition 2008 - 2009 Group Exhibition
UNLV Architectural Studies Library, Las Vegas, NV
Selected paintings featured in central gallery.

AWARDS

RISD Sponsorship for ACSA Conference 2012
Works featured on RISD Architecture website 2011
Works published in RISD Alumni Travel Award Booklet 2011
RISD Honorary Fellowship 2010 - 2013
RISD Academic Assistantship 2010 - 2013
UNLV Dean’s List 2006 - 2009
Faculty Commendation - Universita di Torino, Italy 2009
YWS Architects Honorary Scholarship 2009
University Studies Abroad Consortium Scholarship 2009
Paintings featured in Vagus Nerve arts and culture magazine 2007
Governor Guinn Millennium Scholarship 2005 - 2009