Armando Lopez Jr., LEED® AP

Education:

California Polytechnic State University - San Luis Obispo, CA

BArch in Architecture with a Minor in Sustainable Environments

LEED Accredited

Post Graduate work in City & Regional Planning


Experience:

Dreiling Terrones Architecture

Intern

Supervisor: Richard Terrones

September 2012 - Present


Responsibilities:

Production Work

Client Interaction

Project Management

Drafting

Site Work

Contractor Coordination


Off Axis Design

Co-owner

April 2010 - December 2012


Responsibilities:

Entrepreneur

Managing Finances

Advertising

Production

Sales

Customer Service


Advanced Com

Telecom Installer

Supervisor: Gary Gass

January 2012 - Present


Responsibilities:

Reading Construction Documents/Plans

Labor Intensive

Face-Pace Environment


Roger Dunn Golf Shop

Cashier

Supervisor: Channing Benjamin

October 2010 - June 2011


Responsibilities:

Cashier

Inventory

Club Repair

Customer Service


CAED Support Shop                         

Shop Assistant

Supervisor: Doug Allen                

September 2006 – March 2010

 

Responsibilities:

Training New Employees

Open/Closing Duties

Machine Maintenance

Assisting Students with Equipment

Safety Monitoring


LA Screen Printing

Graphic Designer

Supervisor: Armando Lopez Sr

September 2004 - April 2010


Responsibilities/Job Duties:

Worked under no supervision

Creative Freedom

Problem Solving

Production

 

San Luis Obispo County Department of Planning and Building – Current Planning Division

Planning Intern

Supervisor: Kerry Brown

January 2009 – May 2009

 

Responsibilities/Job Duties:

Independent

Creating Graphics

Learning & Understanding City Ordinances/Policies

Multi-tasking


Sacred Heart Retreat Camp

Volunteer

Supervisor: Sister Rachael

June 2007 - Present


Responsibilities/Job Duties:

Co-Lead College Level Unit

Public Speaking

Lead Discussions

React and Follow Directions in a Fast Paced Environment

Work with Kids Ranging from Kindergarten Through College

Physical Labor


Cal Poly SLO Housing & Residential Life

Resident Advisor

Supervisor: Noah Kaloostian (no longer employed)

September 2005 - June 2006


Responsibilities:

Develop Educational/Physical Programs

Leadership Role among Community

Public Speaking

Team Collaboration

Time Management/Multi-tasking

 

Computer Applications:

AutoCAD

Adobe Photoshop      

Sketch up

Microsoft Office


Achievements / Mentionables

Dean's List Winter, Spring, & Fall 2008 (Turkey!)

Recipient of the Frederick Peter Young Memorial Scholarship

Bilingual (Spanish)

Co-Published in Focus, a journal within the City & Regional Planning Dept. at Cal Poly SLO

     Volume VII April 2010, page 33

Attitudes Towards Sustainable Cities: Are Sustainable Cities Livable Cities?


Coursework:

Design Labs

Full Plan Designs, Quick Sketches, Charrette, Large & Small Model Building, Computer Model Building, Group Projects, Small and Large Scale Design

LEED AP               

Knowledge of Sustainable Building Practices and Ideologies 

Structural Design

Common Knowledge of Structural System on a Small and Large Scale

Architecture Construction

Construction Details, Program Development, Space Planning, Presentation Layouts

City & Regional Planning

Sustainable Planning Principles, Zoning, Land Use and Transportation Studies, Land Use and Planning Law, Feasibility Studies

Conservation Classes

Environmental Control Systems, Global Environments, Environmental Planning, Sustainable Environments

 

Hobbies/Activities:

Disc Golf

Running

Cycling

Sketching

Reading

Outdoor Sports

 

References:    Available Upon Request