Name

Miriam Lott

About

I strive to broaden my architectural experience, building on my passions for community development, sustainable design, and educational endeavors. I thrive in a collaborative design environment, where I can grow independently and as part of a team.

[Education]

Bachelor of Architecture, Spring 2011
The Pennsylvania State University, State College, PA

[Design Experience]

Architectural Designer, Nov 2011 – Present
Fandango Productions LLC, Baltimore, MD
• Acted as lead designer for a design/build project
• Oversaw daily construction of project
• Undertook project management responsibilities

Architecture Intern/Draftsperson, May - Aug 2008, 2009
Steven G. Hawkins/Architects, Pittsburgh, PA
• Developed original design schemes
• Participated in client meetings
• Conducted site documentation and visited construction sites

[Urban Development Experience]

Real Estate Intern, June - Aug 2010
The Pittsburgh Cultural Trust, Pittsburgh, PA
• Redeveloped urban maps for downtown Pittsburgh
• Worked with real estate, marketing and fundraising departments
• Attended meetings with downtown Pittsburgh developers

[Academic Experience]

Architecture Enrichment Instructor, July 2011
Summer Study Programs, Penn State University, State College, PA
• Introduced high school students to architecture
• Designed original lesson plans
• Guided students through a small introductory design project

[Community Involvement]

First and Franklin Presbyterian Church - Rendering new sidewalk and landscaping
Midtown Baltimore - Beautifying streetscapes and replanting street trees
Federal Hill Main Street - Manning festival booths
Event Volunteer - Maryland Film Festival, CharmCity Run, Baltimore Marathon

Skills

  • AutoCAD
  • FormZ
  • SketchUp
  • Basic Revit Knowledge
  • Hand Drafting Experience
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Photoshop
  • and InDesign
  • Microsoft Office Applications