KEITH F. HOLT ARTIST AND ARCHITECT6517 Ridgeview Drive Licensed ArchitectClarkston, Michigan 48346 State of MichiganPhone: 248-804-4913 NCARB CertificationE-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org www.linkedin.com/in/keithfholtCAREER STATEMENT A lifetime of broad art and architecture interests and training manifests itself in a foundation of knowledge and ability in design, visual composition, graphic arts, oil and acrylic painting, drawing, color theory, ceramics and a historical understanding of art and architecture and its role in society. I am also, by profession, a senior level Licensed Architect with a well rounded, broad base of professional knowledge and experience, capable of performing in a variety of roles and functions to contribute to the management, technical and design success of a project.SKILLS AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS Architecture: • Leader of multi-discipline project teams in the production of contract documents and specifications for a variety of project types. • Experienced in working closely with on-site field personnel and office staff in construction monitoring and prompt resolution of construction issues in order to maintain project schedules. • Served as Owner’s Representative for a large national retailer responsible for management of contracted A/E firms to provide construction documents for various store facilities throughout the country. Requested proposals, negotiated fees and wrote contracts for services with numerous A/E firms around the country. • Experienced in securing plan approvals from building officials and jurisdictions from around the country. Experienced and knowledgeable in code interpretation and application • Knowledgeable in production techniques and methods to bring contract documents to completion under budget and within time frames for completion. • Extensive experience in the development of contract documents, including accuracy of details, maintaining design intent, interdisciplinary coordination, code conformance, project discipline budget control and resolution of construction field issues and questions. • Career experience in a wide range of building types including retail, commercial, low rise multi- family residential, industrial, research and development laboratories and offices, government facilities and high-rise residential condominiums and hotels. Painting: • Accomplished oil and acrylic painter with extensive training in painting media, composition and color theory. • Oil and acrylic paintings exhibited in various venues. Graphic Arts: • Knowledgeable in visual composition, positive/negative space and color utilization. • Creator of a series of high quality holiday cards in years past. • Excellent sign maker with a significant understanding of font types and visual composition. Drawing:
• Accomplished and skilled in drawing techniques and media including pencil, pen and ink, charcoal and pastels.
KEITH F. HOLTARCHITECTURAL CAREER HISTORY Habitat for Humanity, Oakland County, Michigan 05/2009 - presently Volunteer Architect Hamilton-Anderson Associates, Detroit, Michigan 07/2005 - 11/2008 Senior Project Architect Giffels Inc. Southfield, Michigan 04/1996 - 05/2005 Project Architect/Architectural Group Leader Kmart Corporation, Troy, Michigan 11/1990 - 031996 Project Manager/Senior Group Leader SSOE Inc. Flint/Troy, Michigan 07/1977 - 11/1990 Project Architect Conde Inc. El Paso, Texas 06/1976 - 07/1977 Architectural DesignerEDUCATIONArchitecture: • Bachelor of Architecture professional degree, Arizona State University.Art training: • Arizona State University: oil and acrylic painting, interior design, design communications and art history. • Mott Community College: Drawing, Painting, 2 dimensional design, art history. • Olivet College summer art workshops: Drawing, painting. • Flint Southwestern HS: general art studies, technical and architectural drafting. • Flint Institute of Arts: oil and acrylic painting, watercolor painting, color theory, drawing theory, stoneware and ceramics.RELEVANT SOFTWARE SKILLS • Microsoft Word, Excel, Access, Publisher and Powerpoint • Sketchup • Autocad • Microstation • Buzzsaw professional construction management and file sharing systemPROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS AND INTERESTS • American Institute of Architects, AIA Michigan, Past president, AIA Flint Chapter • Licensed Architect by profession. Art and architecture historian, artist, graphic designer and photographer by interests. • NCARB Certification. (National Council of Architectural Registration Boards) • Participant in an architectural design competition sponsored by the AIA Flint Chapter for renovation and reuse ideas for an abandoned high-rise building in downtown Flint. (2010-2011) • Volunteer for Habitat for Humanity of Oakland County, Mi., providing architectural services on an as needed basis.
• Entrant in a design competition, sponsored by the Flint Chapter, AIA to provide ideas for the renovation and reuse of an abandoned high-rise building in downtown Flint.