Objective:
To continue using my skills as a Project Manager/Project Architect to meet the needs of my firm and clients in the architectural profession.

Summary:
Highly experienced Higher Education designer who provides creative solutions for the program and budget required. II am a self-motivated, positive, dedicated, Licensed Architect and LEED AP, who successfully manages projects within the scope, budget, and project schedule. My management, technical, and strong interpersonal skills create repeat clients who value my skills and abilities and trust I will provide a quality product.

Professional Experience:

FEE Inc.  Wyoming, OH
    Project Manager - 2017

Responsibilities:

  • Project Manager Chillicothe VA – Legionella prevention water mapping project, Building 15/16 Residences Remodeling.

  • Project Manager – Cincinnati VA – Physical Security Improvements, Loading Dock improvements, Cooling Upgrades, and UPS upgrade projects.

  • Project Manager – Indianapolis VA – 6th and 7th Floor renovation

  • Construction Administration



John Poe Architects – Dayton OH
Project Manager – 2014-2017

Responsibilities:

  • Primary contact for Ohio State University Projects

  • Primary contact for Dayton Metro Library Projects

  • Team management

  • Participated in business development activities

  • Prepared marketing proposals, 330 forms, RFP responses, etc.

  • Ensured Ohio Building Code, ADA/UFAS, JCAHO and Client Standards compliance

  • Manage projects of various size from pre-design through client  occupancy

  • Construction Document and specification preparation / review with staff

  • Bidding

  • Obtaining Permits

  • Coordination with consultants

  • Construction Administration


Key Projects:

  • VA Chillicothe Rehab Therapy Clinic: $2,000,000 Budget

  • VA Chillicothe Specialty Clinics Addition: $8,000,000 Budget

  • VA Chillicothe Master Planning

  • VA Cincinnati Master Planning

  • Dayton Metro Library – New Lebanon Branch New Construction: $4,000,000 Budget

  • Dayton Metro Library – Brookville Branch New Construction: $4,000,000 Budget

  • Ohio State University – Doan Hall Operating Room renovations: $500,000 Budget

  • Ohio State University – Brain & Spine Operating Room renovations $100,00 Budget

  • Ohio State University – Infusion Room Upgrades (several projects)


Levin Porter Associates Inc. – Dayton, OH
Project Manager/Principal 2006-2014
Project Architect 1999-2006

Responsibilities:

  • Leader of all healthcare and higher education projects

  • Participated in business development activities

  • Prepared marketing proposals, 330 forms, RFP responses, etc.

  • Ensured Ohio Building Code, ADA/UFAS, JCAHO, and Client Standards compliance

  • Manage projects of various size from pre-design through client occupancy

  • Construction Document and specification preparation / review with staff

  • Bidding

  • Obtaining Permits

  • Coordination with consultants

  • Construction Administration

  • Firm management

  • Committee Chair to develop a unified CAD Standard and Production

  • Management Manual for firm

  • Company Technology Leader


Key Projects:

  • Main contact and Project Architect at numerous Veteran’s Affairs projects in Dayton, Columbus, Cincinnati, Indianapolis through IDIQ and direct hire projects ranging from $500,000 to $8,000,000 in construction cost.

  • Main contact and Project Architect at several of The Ohio State University main campus and medical center projects – at Columbus and Lima campuses – ranging from $250,000 to $4,000,000.  Multiple classroom and lab renovations.

  • Project Architect at lab and classroom renovations at Wright State University. Projects ranging from $3,000,000 to $4,000,000 including Brehm Lab, Oelman Hall and Bio Sciences II renovations.

  • Dayton Metro Library – Project Manager/Architect/Team Member on building feasibility studies, EC Doren Branch, Miami Township Branch and Operations Center.


Slocum Associates Architects - Kalamazoo, MI
Architect 1996-1999
Intern - Architect 1992-1996
Responsibilities:

  • ARE studies and licensing

  • CAD drafting

  • Structural design

  • Project design

  • Construction Administration

Key Projects:

  • Sherman Lake YMCA projects

  • Old Kent Bank Branches

  • Medical/Dental Offices



Technical Skills:
AutoCAD 2016, Revit Architecture 2016 - construction documents and renderings, Microsoft Office, LAN Administration, Sketchup

Accreditations:
Registered Architect:
1995 / Registered Professional Architect
MI – 41238  IN – AR19800136  OH – 12155
NCARB Certified
LEED Accredited Professional – BD+C
Interim Ohio Master Builder Certification 2/10/2017

Education:
University of Detroit - Bachelor of Architecture – Magna Cum Laude 1992

Organizations:
American Institute of Architects (AIA)

  • Board President (currently)

  • Board Vice President 2013

  • Board Treasurer 2011-2012

  • Student design participant and chair numerous times

  • Led design award review for AIA SW Michigan

  • Dayton Chapter Member since 1999

Dayton Rotary – member since Jan 2011
Honors/Awards:
AIA SW Michigan – Merit Award – Sherman Lake YMCA
Personal Interests:
Game-Day hobby board gaming club