• American Institute of Architects
• Urban Land Institute
• Green Building Council
• International Council of Shopping Centers
• International Attractions and Amusement Parks Association
Alabama, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Michigan, Nebraska, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, Wisconsin
Bachelor of Science in Architecture 1990
Louisiana State University
• Schroeder Architects Atlanta, Georgia :: 2006-Present
Principle Owner, Director of Design and Project Management.
Lead principal responsible for managing all facets of Design, Master Planning, Business Development, Project Management and Office Management.
Notable Projects: LA Fitness Sports Clubs, North Point Mall Renovations, Spring Hill Mall Redevelopment.
• Dougherty Schroeder & Associates, Inc., Atlanta, Georgia :: 1998-2006
Principle Owner, Director of Project Management, Office Management
Lead principal for a 45-person, nationally recognized design firm specializing in retail / mixed use projects. Oversaw the growth and development of the firm and management of all employees. Responsible for all project and office management activities, new business development, and all contract negotiation & management. Responsible for all quality control reviews, oversight of project managers, and oversight of all technical aspects of the firm. Performed secondary role as master planner and designer on all projects. Specialized in public presentations, project entitlements and public meetings. Assisted clients in negotiating and delivering project entitlements, re-zonings, variances and project approvals.
Notable Projects: Destin Commons, Pinnacle Hills Promenade, Gulf Coast Town Center, Forum at Sunnyvale, T-Mobile NE Retail Expansion, LA Fitness Sports Clubs.
• The Preston Phillips Partnership Inc, Atlanta, Georgia :: 1995-1998
Director of Retail Studio
Founding member of rapidly expanding retail services firm specializing in developing & managing nationwide retail chains’ design and expansion. The firm experienced growth from three individuals to 45 persons in three years. Managed 14-person retail studio responsible for all new retail project development.
Notable Projects: CVS Pharmacies, Powertel Retail Stores, Chick-fil-A, Perimeter Station
• Rike Ogden Figueroa, McAllen, Texas :: 1992-1995
Project Manager, Designer
Project Manager and Junior Designer for firm specializing in municipal and educational work.
Notable Projects: McAllen City Hall, La Joya Middle School, Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church
• S.H.W.C., Inc., Dallas, TX 1990-1992
Notable Projects: Southlake Carroll High School, Onate High School,