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EDUCATION 

MASSACHUSETTS INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY   Cambridge, MA
Master of Science in Architecture Studies (SMarchS), exp. 2017
MIT Department of Architecture Graduate Fellowship, 2015-2016

RHODE ISLAND SCHOOL OF DESIGN   Providence, RI
Bachelor of Architecture (BArch), 2009
Bachelor of Fine Arts, Architecture (BFA), 2009
Pre-College, Architecture and Art History, 2002

EIDGENÖSSISCHE TECHNISCHE HOCHSCHULE   Zürich, Switzerland
Semester Abroad, Joseph Lluis Mateo, 2007

PRATT INSTITUTE   Brooklyn, NY
Pre-College, Advanced Painting and Art History, 2001

PROFESSIONAL LICENSES & CERTIFICATIONS

Registered Architect, TX
Certified Passive House Consultant
LEED Accredited Professional BD+C

EXPERIENCE - OFFICE

Hellmuth Obata + Kassaabaum (HOK)    Houston, TX
Project Designer, 12/2012-08/2015

lizmccormick architecture & design   Cambridge, MA
Principal, 05/2012-present

BRIGGSKNOWLES A+D   Providence, RI
Associate Designer, 09/2011- 11/2013

SkB ARCHITECTS   Seattle, WA
Designer, Architecture and Interiors, 8/2010-8/2011
Design Intern, Architecture and Interiors, 5-9/2007

NEEDBASED INC   Santa Fe, NM
Associate Architectural Designer, 7/2009-8/2010

TRO JUNG l BRANNEN   Boston, MA
Design Intern, Corporate Interiors, 6-8/2008

EXPERIENCE - TEACHING

VISITING CRITIC
RISD, University of Houston, Texas Tech University, Texas A&M Prairie View

MENTORSHIP
Texas Tech University, Practicum Studio, Fall 2014
Texas Society of Architects, Emerging Professionals, 2014 - 2015
ACE Mentor Program, Co-Lead Mentor, 2014

DESIGN STUDIO
RISD Advanced Studio (co-taught with Laura Briggs), Spring 2012
BOSTON ARCHITECTURAL COLLEGE, Summer Academy Studio Leader, 2008, 2009

TEACHING ASSISTANT (MIT)
4.411 D-Lab: Schools, Building Technology Laboratory, Les Norford & John Ochsendorf, 2015

TEACHING ASSISTANT (RISD)
Environmental Control Systems II, Jonathan Knowles, 2008, 2009
Statics and Strengths of Materials, Erik Nelson, 2007
Manual Representation (drawing), Nathan Bishop, 2006
Pre-college Architecture, Barbara Macaulay, 2006 

ASSOCIATIONS

Passive House Houston, Vice-President, Founding Member, 2012 - 2015
National Passive House Alliance, 2009 - current
American Institute of Architects, 2012 - current
      Committee on the Environment (COTE)
      Gulf Coast Green Planning Committee, speaker co-chair
Passive House New England, Symposium Chair, 2012 


RECOGNITION

NESEA Kate Goldstein Award for Emerging Professionals, Grand Prize Winner, 2015
RISD Department of Architecture, Alumni Travel Grant Finalist, 2009
RISD Office of Student Life, Distinguished Dedication Award, 2009 


COMMUNITY

Habitat for Humanity Boston, Environmental Consultant, 2011 - 2012
Felines and Friends, Santa Fe, NM, 2009 - 2010
RISD Student Alliance (Student Government), 2006 - 2009
      Corresponding Secretary, 2008
      Vice-President, 2007
      Department Liaison, 2006
RISD Second-Life Recycling, Providence, RI, 2008-2009
Friends of Homeless Animals, Providence, RI, 2008-2009