ABOUT

A dreamscape spatial realm which is the thread that stitches together my hobbies, interests, and work.

Architect in training by day, superhero by night.

CONTACT

Cleveland, OH

MISSION

Design and create content that can be put out into the universe to make life better for someone.

Save the world.

EXPERIENCE

JAN

15

DLR GROUP | WESTLAKE REED LESKOSKY

Architectural Designer

January 2015 - PRESENT

Cleveland, OH

Actively participate in all phases of design and execution on various projects that have had budgets of up to $500 million. Project typologies and experience include healthcare, performing arts, workplace, education, and other miscellaneous master plans.

JUN

14

GENSLER

Intern

April 2014 - September 2014

Newport Beach, CA

Worked with various teams on implementing changes to schematic design drawings, creating 3D renderings for visualization, and producing construction documents for two Air New Zealand airport projects (one domestic and one abroad).

AUG

13

MCG ARCHITECTURE

Project Designer

August 2013 - May 2014

Cleveland, OH

Developed design concepts and provided technical support for multiple mixed use construction projects. 3D renderings, digital models, presentation boards and construction documents were all part of the average day at MCG Architecture.

JUN

09

BRsq

Lead Artist/Art Editor

June 2009 - March 2011

Canton, OH

Provided illustrations and graphics for a local magazine/online publication. Included overseeing and giving insight to other artist's illustrations and works.

OTHER

2015-PRESENT: Currently paired with two mentees via College Now of Greater Cleveland that I check in regularly with to discuss academics, life, and exchange advice.

2016: One of five guest lecturers and workshop leaders that participated in Kent State University's "Graphic Novels/Novel Architecture" course. Lecture and workshop covered storyboards, comic strips, and graphic narratives as alternative ways to process and represent design ideas.

 

The course received the 2016 Studio Prize from Architect Magazine.

2015: Website/portfolio received Adobe Muse "Site of the Day" and was featured on various design sites include Adobe's.

SKILLS + ATTRIBUTES

Photoshop

Illustrator

InDesign

 

Revit

AutoCAD

3ds Max

 

Rhinoceros 3D

Blender

SketchUp

EDUCATION

KENT STATE UNIVERSITY. Kent, OH

Architecture + Environmental Design

Bachelor of Science

Architecture

2008 - 2012

SPRING 2011: Study abroad program - Florence, Italy

KENT STATE UNIVERSITY, CLEVELAND URBAN DESIGN COLLABORATIVE. Cleveland, OH

Architecture + Environmental Design

Master of Architecture

2013 - 2015

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