objective

To create spaces where people can be healthy, productive, and happy without harming the environment or their neighbors.

education

Iowa State University, CIDA (Council for Interior Design and Accreditation)     BFA Interior Design, May 2008

Study Abroad in Rome, Italy studying retail design, painting, and art history

work

B Design, Inc. – Interior design, self employed.  Multiple locations 2002 – present

AP+I Design, Inc. Mountain View, CA.  October 2009 – September 2010

Bethe Cohen Design Associates, Inc. Campbell, CA.  July 2008 – August 2009

Cannon Moss Brygger and Associates Architects, intern.  Sioux City, IA summer 2007

experience

commercial and residential interior design, client research and marketing, developing and maintaining relationships – with clients, contractors, and members of the trade, project estimation, site test fits, field measurements and creating an as-built set of construction documents, space planning, program analysis, pricing plans, construction documents and details, furniture plans, design conception and presentation, 3D modeling of design concepts, hand rendering and sketching, material boards, client presentations, material and furnishing research, selection and specification as well as custom furniture design and documentation, material and furniture ordering and expediting, corporate identity, signage, project management, client and contractor meetings, punch lists and general project follow through, final project photo shoots and staging, invoicing and scheduling

skills

AutoCAD 2012, REVIT 2013, SketchUp, Adobe Creative Suite, and Microsoft Office Suite, painting, sketching, hand and computer rendering, communication and presentation skills – both verbal and written, project organization, multitasking, and self direction

about

I am a hard working, creative, self starter who enjoys helping people. Helping them realize the space they have always needed through research, logic, and ingenuity.