Interiors and Industrial Design work involvement from schematic design phase, permit and construction drawings through to construction admin and completion.
Major Project Involvement:
Symphony Tower Penthouse
Harmony at Hollick Kenyon
Upper Windermere Multi Family
Walker Lakes Multi Family
West Edmonton Mall-Various Projects
Design Fundamentals-University of Alberta
As an instructor of the Design Fundamentals course I have been provided with the opportunity to work with university students at all levels of their education from a variety of departments. The position provides me with the opportunity to teach design principles and techniques to students who are experiencing design for the first time. I am provided with the challenge of presenting projects clearly and effectively and learning to understand each student and how they learn. Grading and heading discussions are also key elements to a well rounded design experience.
Department of Art and Design-University of Alberta | Various Undergraduate Design Courses
Being provided with the opportunity to work with undergraduate students and an accomplished instructor has been amazing experience. The LA position challenges me to maintain a current and critical view on design so as to help guide new design students as they enter the world of design.
Graduate Research Assistant
Fine Arts Building Gallery | University of Alberta
In this position my tasks include the take down and removal of previous shows in the gallery and the installation of the next show. This position provides me with a more active role in the design community on campus and exposing me to the great work our University produces. Working with the artists and designers on their shows and with the other GRA’s provides me with the chance to work as part of a team.
Art Gallery of Alberta- Edmonton, Alberta
During my time with the Art Gallery of Alberta I was given the opportunity to work with a great group of people working with a variety of artworks in all mediums, scale and complexity. Team work skills were integral to the success of installations as well as communication skills. An exciting and very enlightening experience has made my respect and admiration of the arts much deeper and better informed.
5468796 Architecture Inc.- Winnipeg, Manitoba
office management (ordering supplies, meeting minutes) | event organization | product rep meetings | competition/award submissions | publication submissions | model making (hand made models) | project management | concept/design development | site visits (measurements, photos) | space planning | FF&E packages | drawing production (construction drawings, millwork, detail drawings, markups)
Major Project Involvement:
The Avenue on Portage
WRHA on Hargrave
Sheraton Four Points Extension
5468796 Architecture Office Move
Mac and Windows operating systems
Adobe Creative Suite (CS6 and CC)
Autodesk Revit 2015, 2016 and 2017
Autocad 2014, 2015 and 2016
Hands On Knowledge
Experience working with:
Various wood varieties
Wood working machinery and hand tools
Some metal work experience