Rice University  Houston, TX

      Bachelor of Arts in Architecture Class of 2014, GPA: 3.55/4.00

      Bachelor of Architecture with Business Minor expected 2016

Work Experience

Ennead Architects    Preceptorship Associate 

Sep 2014 to Aug 2015  |   New York City, NY  |  Project Link

      Worked on a $70MM, 200k sqft building for KSU from Pre-Design through Construction Documents

      Aided in designing the project, and visualization for promotional materials

      Led Revit model organization and server coordination

City of Houston General Services Department    SME Fellow 

Jun to Aug 2013  |  Houston, TX

      Awarded funding as a Summer Mentorship Experience Fellow

      Presented an extensive cost and space analysis report for the Mayor on options for a $75MM dept. HQ

      Designed strategic plans, site studies, and feasability studies for HPD, HFD, HISD, HPL, and more

Houston Public Libraries Masterplan    Researcher

Sep 2013 to Dec 2015  |  Houston, TX  |  Project Link

      Recommended new initiatives and talking points for 2014 City Library Bond, that were implemented

      Awarded a 3-year grant from the Library Foundation to continue the project with city of Houston

Rice University Quad Renovation    Manager & Designer

Completed Feb 2013  |  Houston, TX  |  Project Link

      Designed and fundraised the $26,000 project from various university sources

      Coordinated the project with the contractor, campus architect, and facilities project manager

Gruen Associates    Architectural Intern 

May to Jul 2012  |  Los Angeles, CA

      Drafted full Construction Document sets on 6 retail stores for The Swatch Group©

Odyssey Toys    Creative Team 

May to Jul 2011  |  Miami, FL

      Established overall branding and logos for 6 different company toy lines. Edited press releases and spec sheets


Rice Univ. Campus Planning Steering Committee 

Aug 2013 to May 2014  |  Houston, TX

      Aided in decision making for future campus planning integrating finance, construction, water, energy, and space

Architecture Society @ Rice   Vice President 

Aug 2010 to May 2013  |  Houston, TX

      Organized lectures, managed officer responsibilities, and chaired ad-hoc committees

Rice Campanile    Editor-in-Chief, Design Editor 

Aug 2010 to Jul 2013  |  Houston, TX

      Managed a 400 page, $100k annual publication, and won the first CSPA Gold Medal in Rice’s history.

CelebrateART    Publicity Director 

Oct 2012 to Jan 2013  |  Houston, TX  |  Project Link

      Initiated an aggressive, campus-wide marketing campaign for both the inaugural and second events

Awards & Competition

Alpha Roe Chi Medal  Rice School of Architecture

Spring 2014  |  Houston, TX

     Awarded to one student who demonstrates leadership, service, and professional merit

Mary Ellen Hale Lovett Traveling Fellowship 

Spring 2014  |  Houston, TX

     Awarded $2,500 to compare and explore municipal projects in EU Nations

Baker Institute Public Policy Award    HPL Masterplan

Spring 2014  |  Houston, TX  |  Project Link

     Awarded $2,500 for HPL Masterplan Project at the Rice Undergraduate Research Symposium

Center for Civic Leadership Award    HPL Masterplan

Spring 2014  |  Houston, TX  |  Project Link

     Awarded $1,000 for HPL Masterplan Project at the Rice Undergraduate Research Symposium

Fairchild Design Challenge 1st place

Spring 2010 Coral Gables, FL

     Awarded first prize for design for a LEED Certified Laboratory space

Other Activities

Rice Architecture Mentorship Program Lectures Chair

Fall 2013- Spring 2014 Houston, TX

Residential College Vice President

Fall 2013- Spring 2014 Houston, TX

College Media Association Conference Speaker

Mar & Oct 2013 New York, NY & New Orleans, LA