curriculum vitae 02

Self-Employed      San Francisco, CA 2018 – present
Various projects, including:

·      Part-time contractor at Revel Architecture (see description below).

·      Furniture design & fabrication.


Revel Architecture & Design (previously NicholsBooth Architects)    San Francisco, CA 2008 – 2018
        Project Manager  
General Responsibilities:

·      Management of and direct involvement in all project phases, including: concept, programming, schematic design, design development, construction documents, bidding & pricing support, permitting, and construction administration.

·      Interact with clients and cultivate relationships. Point of contact for contractors, consultants (including engineering, food service, acoustic, AV, IT, security, furniture, etc.), and suppliers/vendors.

·      Write proposals, create project fee projections, monitor fees, oversee project billings (including managing consultant fees & invoicing), and coordinate with accounting team.

·      Lead multiple accounts / projects simultaneously; coordinate scheduling; direct small teams (typically 2-3 staff per project); participate in weekly staffing projections.

·      Drawing & detail production; Code research and interpretation; plan check review and negotiation; FF&E selection and coordination.

·      Commercial landlord support services, including: leasing & marketing support – working directly with property management teams & brokers for hypothetical space plans, area calculations, building-standard finish upgrades & palettes, etc.

·      Base building architectural services, including: support for core & shell improvement projects, upgrading restrooms, parking, sidewalks; overseeing tenant improvement projects, & reviewing outside architect’s drawings, etc.


Notable projects:

Social Services Non-Profit     2019

     170 9th Street  –  24,000 sf   –   $4.9M

Social Services Non-Profit     2019

     170 9th Street  –  24,000 sf   –   $4.9M

Online Retailer Offices and Commercial Kitchen     2018

     900 Concar Drive, San Mateo  –  64,872 sf   –   $21M

Historic Banking Hall Refurbishment & New Restrooms     2014

     301 Battery Street (the Old Federal Reserve building)  –  $2.1M

Building Owner Offices     2013

240 Stockton Street  –  7,668 sf  –  $3.0M  –  LEED Platinum

Catering Kitchen     2012

     301 Battery Street  –  1,050 sf, serving 10,400 sf banquet hall  –  $250k

GSA Project     2011

     Waterfront Plaza  –  23,509 sf

Building Façade & Entry Lobby     2010

     211 Sutter Street  –  $100K

Broadcast Studio     2009

211 Main Street  –  2,000 sf  –  intensive AV, IT, and acoustic coordination


Master of Architecture


Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Blacksburg, VA




International Study Center for European Studies and Architecture

Based in Riva San Vitale, Switzerland  –  20 weeks of travel and study throughout Europe




Bachelor of Arts in Industrial Arts San Francisco State University

San Francisco, CA




LEED AP (legacy)

Pursuing AIA licensure


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AutoCAD (including 3D modeling)

Adobe Creative Suite / Cloud  (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Acrobat)

Microsoft Office Suite  (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)

Bluebeam Revu


Newforma Project Center


Tangible skills

Fabrication in steel: vertical and horizontal band saws; cold saw; drill press; machining (vertical mill with or without DRO, lathe); welding (TIG, MIG, oxy-acetylene, stick); sheet metal forming (shear, brake, roller); hand tools; finishing; etc.


Fabrication in wood and acrylic: chop saw, band saw, table saw, scroll saw, router, jointer, planer, spindle sander, hand tools; finishing; etc.


Computer Aided Machining (including related software): laser cutter, water jet cutter, ShopBot, 3D printer


Mechanical: rebuilding motorcycles and sailboats; including engine overhauls


Sketching / Hand drafting / Photography


College of Architecture and Urban Studies      Blacksburg, VA 2004 – 2006
        Shop Assistant  
Assisting students in all aspects of their shop assignments from design to fabrication.

The shop was open four nights a week to 4,000 students.


Kytin Design and Fabrication      Oakland, CA 2002 – 2003
Fabricator, CAD Input
Building and installing a twenty-foot tall entry façade with fifteen-foot tall doors in steel and glass for Quintessa Winery in Napa, CA.


Z.D. Precision Models      San Francisco, CA 2001 – 2002
Model Maker
Creating high-quality, precision architectural models in wood, acrylic, and etched metal.


South Park Fabricators (now Sand Studios)     San Francisco, CA 1998 – 2000
Fabricating architectural fixtures, furniture, and storefronts with fine craftsmanship and high precision. Projects included the main entry doors for Emeryville Civic Center, and restaurant B44 interiors and storefront.


Boy Scout Troop 14      San Francisco, CA 2022 – present
Committee Chairperson
The troop consists of nearly 80 boys in over 50 families. Parents and adults manage the back-end operations of the troop – sub-committees include: Outdoors; Advancement; Membership; Communication; Hospitality; Fundraising.


Boy Scout Troop 14      San Francisco, CA 2017 – 2022
Webmaster Chair
Maintaining the Troop website, including domain renewals, updating page content (via WordPress), and managing other digital resources.


Humanmade        San Francisco, CA

Welding Instructor

Instructing students for safety and basic skills and approving them to rent appropriate welding equipment.


2023 – present
Conference Table

Design & fabrication. Made from an 1,800-pound beam section salvaged from the eastern span of the Bay Bridge. Salvaged lattice beam, steel, glass


Executive Desks

Design & fabrication of two matching desks for offices in San Francisco, CA and Minden, NV.

Hot-rolled sheet steel, blackened cast iron, salvaged live-edge walnut







Walls With Presence

Electronic Thesis / Dissertation (ETD) for M.Arch degree at Virginia Tech.




Upon request