EDUCATION

Harvard Graduate School of Design . Master in Architecture ICambridge MA . June 2009
Thesis: Las Vegas Outside-In: Alternate Ecologies of Public Space . Advisor John Hong
Yale University . Bachelor of Arts with Distinction in ArchitectureNew Haven CT . cum laude May 2005
Major: Architecture . Concentration: Design . GPA: 3.8
Syracuse University . Study AbroadFlorence and Vienna . Spring/Summer 2004

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Low Design Office . Partner . Cambridge/Honolulu/Austin/Nigeria . January 2007—present
Francisco Mangado y Asociados . Project DesignerPamplona . 2008
Maryann Thompson Architects . Design InternCambridge MA . 2006
Kitrell Garlock and Associates Architecture . Design InternLas Vegas NV . 2003/2004

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

UT Austin / UH Manoa / GSD Career Discovery . Invited Design Critic
Ann Richards School Vocational Program . Guest Instructor .
 
with Women.Design.Build . Austin TX . Spring 2012
Harvard GSD Career Discovery Program . Architecture Instructor .
 Summer 2009
Harvard GSD MArch I Core Studio "Housing Patterns" . Teaching Assistant . Spring 2008
Design Initiative for Youth . Architecture Apprenticeship Leader . with SoCA, GSD and Citizen Schools . 2006-2008
Life Haven . Volunteer Mentorwith Alpha Phi Omega, Yale University . 2002—2005

HONORS . GRANTS . FELLOWSHIPS

Julia Amory Appleton Traveling Fellowship . NomineeHarvard GSD . 2009
Clifford Wong Prize in Housing Design . WinnerHarvard GSD . 2007
Araido A. Cossutta Annual Prize for Design Excellence in core studio work . NomineeHarvard GSD . 2007
International Community Service Fellowship . Recipient for design of community center in Cape Town, South Africa . Harvard GSD . Summer 2007
Arquine 7th International Design Competition . Finalist (top 6/460) . 2005

PUBLICATIONS . EXHIBITS

"Architecture is Obsolete" in 2084: A Vision of the Future . Cameo Gallery . New York City NY . Spring 2011
“Territory Claimed: Collapse of the Urban/Natural Edge” in Trays . 
Harvard GSD . Spring 2008
“El Rejoneo” in Cerespaña, ceramics trade magazine . Spring 2008
“Grounds for Connection” in Common Boston Fenway Exhibition . Boston MA . Spring/Summer 2007
GSD StudioWorks Online . Harvard GSD . Fall 2006, Fall 2007
“Zona Frontera” in Arquine International Architecture Magazine . Issue 34, June 2005
“United Nations Gym” in RetrospectaYale School of Architecture . Spring 2005

PRESENTATIONS

“projectKHAYELITSHA in process” . PresenterHarvard GSD Alumni Council . Harvard GSD . 2008

ACADEMIC COMMITTEES

Student Affairs Committee Chair . Harvard GSD . 2008—2009
MArch I Class Representative . Harvard GSD . 2005—2009
Peer Advisor . Harvard GSD . 2006—2008

STUDENT ACTIVITIES

Student Forum . Academic President/Internal Relations OfficerHarvard GSD . 2005—2006 and 2008—2009
Trays Online Student Journal . Co-Founding Managing EditorHarvard GSD . 2006—2007
Systems For Inclusion Conference . Co-Chair, Organizing Committeewith DesignCorps . Harvard GSD . April 2008
Social Change and Activism (SoCA) . Steering Committeestudent group at Harvard GSD . 2006—2009
Student Drawing Exhibit “Getting Rooted” . CoordinatorHarvard GSD . 2007
Urban Land Institute Gerald D. Hines Competition . Team LeaderHarvard GSD . 2007

RESEARCH . TRAVEL

“Near Future: Redefining Monumentality” . GSD option studio research . Brasilia . Spring 2008
“El Rejoneo: Bullfighting on Horseback” . GSD option studio research . Pamplona . Fall 2007
“Gesamtkunstwerk” . Independent research . Vienna . Summer 2004
Travel . Australia, New Zealand, Thailand, Japan, South Africa, throughout Western Europe and North America