Tisch School of the Arts, New York University New York, NY
M.F.A., Master of Fine Arts in Theatre Design.
Graduation: May 2004
B. ARCH., Bachelor of Architecture.
Graduation: May 2000
Study Abroad Rome Program
Five months of intensive studies in language, culture and architecture.
Southeast Asia Summer Program Various Intensive cultural, architectural and theoretical studies through Southeast Asia.
Nov. 2005-May 2010
SOSH Architects Hospitality Design New York, NY
Project Designer / Project Manager
Responsible for programming, research, conceptual layout, design and SD/DD/CD development on projects such as: restaurants, hotels/condominiums, theatres and gaming facilities. Developed SD and DD presentations. Responsible for CDs production developing architectural plans, interiors technical details and work load management among team of 4-6 designers to meet deadlines. Responsible for coordination with consultants. Excellent verbal and written skills. Selected Projects: Mohegan Sun-Phase 3 Master plan, The Creek and Moonlight Restaurants at Seneca Buffalo Creek Hotel & Casino ($330M Project Budget), Seneca Niagara Performance Center ($100M Budget), Distrito, Caf Lugo and Tequila! Restaurants at REVEL CASINO, AC, Beachfront South Condominiums ($100M Budget)
July 2004-Nov. 2005
Charles Cosler Theatre Design New York, NY
Design and documentation of theatre interiors and stage rigging equipment. Prepared CDs and specifications. Managed daily project issues with budget, clients, sale reps and consultants.
Selected Projects: Kean University Recital Hall ($10M Equipment Budget), Stuac Theatre Morrisville University ($300K Interiors Budget)
Dec. 1999Aug. 2001
Aeses & AssociatesAguadilla, PR
Developed design concept, space planning and materials selection. Residential, commercial office spaces and retail.
Selected Projects: Sunset Residential Tower ($8M Cost), Parque Los Caobos (Townhomes) ($5M Cost)
Wilson Butler Lodge, INC
Assisted in interior control books preparation, ID specs and architectural CDs development.
Selected Projects: Bushnell Theatre, Celebrity Cruises Millennium Ship
Agora Theatre Company
Producer, Set & Costume Designer
Developed artistic concepts for theatre productions and collaborated with other artists in the design and construction of sets and costumes. Fundraiser. Company manager.
ACCREDITATIONS & SKILLS
ACCREDITATIONS: New York State License #033847-1. LEED Accredited Professional, Certificate #10372677.
SKILLS: Fluent in Spanish and English. Highly skilled in AutoCAD 2008, Adobe Creative Suite CS4 (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Acrobat), Sketch-Up, Microsoft Office. Working knowledge of Vectorworks and Microsoft Projects.
REFERENCES AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST