AUSTIN-JAMES HANSON

Conscious Design For A Prosperous Future

RESUME

Career History

2007 - 2014     Architectural Designer -AJH Architectural Services

Denver / Boulder Metro Area 

                      Green building design, Conceptual Design, Design Development, Design Intent, Construction

Administration, Renderings, Architectural design, Schematic design, Submittals, Cost estimation,

Adobe Creative Suite, SketchUp, Revit, ArchiCad, Autocad, 3D Max, Microsoft Office Suite 

 

2012 Home Improvement Design Consultant – Sears Holdings Corporation

Denver, Colorado

                        Consultation, Home design, Design Development, Schematic Design, Contract negotiation, Sales,

Project quality control

 

2007-2013     Designer – David B. Smith Gallery

                        Denver, Colorado

                        Conceptual Design, Design Intent, Schematic Design, Photo retouching, Fabrication, print

advertising, branding and campaign design, marketing, video production. Our work has been

featured in several national and international publications, including but not limited to the New

York Times, the Huffington Post, and Art ltd.

 

2004-2007      Owner, Craftsman – Hanson Sustainable Carpentry Inc.

                        Boulder, Colorado

                        Residential project management, construction, sustainable design, restoration and renovation of

Victorian era homes, and remodeling of kitchens, bathrooms, windows, decks, and doors.

  

2002-2004     Project Manager – University of Colorado, Dept. of Public Safety

                        Boulder, Colorado

             Design Development, Construction Administration, Employee Supervision and

Training, Management, Maintenance, Field project coordinator of public parking structures

 

2001-2002      Seasonal Forester – City of Boulder Parks & Recreation, Forestry

                        Boulder, Colorado

                        Construction, Maintenance, Design

 

2000-2001      Front End Manager – Wild Oats

                        Boulder, Colorado

                        Employee Management, Accounting, Marketing

 

1999-2000     Carpenter’s Apprentice – J. Russ Contracting Unlimited

                        Connecticut, Massachusetts, Rhode Island

                        Restoration, Renovation, New Construction, Design


1998-1999      Owner, Consultant – Just Me Inc.

                        Honolulu, Hawaii

                        Consultant, Analyst, Environmental Impact Statement Scientist

 

1994-2010     Volunteer – Habitat for Humanity

North Carolina, Hawaii, Colorado, Connecticut

Fundraising, Construction

 

Education

 

2007-2011      Master of Architecture / LEED GA

                        University of Colorado College of Architecture and Planning

                        Denver, Colorado

 

1994-1998      Bachelor of Science - Environmental Studies / Policy Concentration 

Elon University

Elon College, North Carolina

 

1997            Study Abroad - Aboriginal Culture vs. Mining Interests

Curtin University

                        Perth,  Western Australia

  

Awards, Publications, Broadcasts 

2012            Dean's List - University of Colorado at Denver 1994            

2011     Design - Gregory Euclide, DBSG publication1996        

2011     Mention Award - Modern House Ideas design competition 

2010            Radio Interview –"The Untitled Art Show"

2010            Studio Project Public Display – College of Architecture & Planning

2009            Collaborator Mention – Sprout, Limited Addiction Publications

2008            Television Interview – Denver Channel 7 Evening News

2008            Tuition reimbursement award

2008            Dean’s List – University of Colorado at Denver

2007            Student Project Selection – NAAB accreditation process

2006            Appearance - Juxtapoz Magazine

2006            Project Publication – Better Homes and Gardens

1998            President’s List – Elon University

1998            Member – Pi Sigma Alpha, Nat’l Political Science Honor Society

 

1997            Appearance - Discovery Channel’s, Wild Discovery


 

 

 

Computer Program Proficiency 

I use both Windows and OSX operating systems on a PC and a Mac

 

SketchUp                                                 Motion

AutoCad                                                Final Cut Pro

Revit                                                       Live Type                                             

ArchiCad                                                iMovie

Adobe Illustrator                                    iPhoto

Adobe Photoshop                                    Vray

Adobe Acrobat                                    Quick Time Pro

Adobe InDesign                                    Soundtrack

Microsoft Word                                    GIS

Microsoft PowerPoint 3D Max