Parsons School of Constructed Environments 

Masters of Fine Arts, Interior Design. 2019 - 2021

 

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Bachelors of Science, American Studies. 2014 – 2016

 

Agnes Scott College

Bachelors of Science, American Studies. 2012 – 2014

Parsons Thesis Recognition

Awarded for Outstanding Thesis Research. 2021

 

LEED Green Associate

Certification In Progress

 

Healthier Materials + Sustainable Building    

Donghia Healthy Materials Lab Certificate. 2021

 

Yabu Pushelburg

Scholarship Finalist. 2020

 

DIFFA 

Competition Finalist. 2020 

Team: Monica Perez-Ku & Jeesoo Park

Interior Designer

Altman + Barrett Architects

2021 – Present

Freelance Consultant

2016 – Present

 

Donghia healthier Materials Library Research Specialist 

05.2020 – 09.2020

 

Donghia healthier Materials Library Research Assistant

08.2019 – 05.2020

 

Sherwin-Williams, Sales Representative, Decorative Services

2017 - 2019

 

Ancient World Mapping Center Cartographic Research Assistant

2014 - 2016

 

Archival Internship, University of Virginia, Alderman Library

2014

Guest Speaker

Guest Critic

Pratt Institute. New York.

Time, Culture, Context (INT-342) Final Reviews. 2021

Guest Critic

Parsons School of Design. New York.

BFA Interior Design Final Studio Reviews. 2021

The Political Power of Interiors

Parsons School of Design. New York.

MFA Interior Design Roundtable. 2021 

 

West Elm’s Design Crew Workshops

Starting Out: How to Plan Your Space. 2018

 

Chattahoochee Technical College

Intro to Interiors. 2018

 

Berkshire Hathaway

Colormix: Color Trends. 2018

 

Keller Williams

Staging a Home. 2018

 

Volunteer Events

Design Frontiers Symposium

Hosted by Donghia Healthy Materials Lab at The New School. 2019

 

Atlanta Decorative Arts Center 

ColorSnap Digital Resources. 2018

 

Atlanta Design Collective

Colormix: Color Trends. 2017

 

Skills + Expertise

General

Adobe Suite, Mac OS and iWork Suite, Windows 10 OS

 

Digital

Rhino, Revit, AutoCAD, Blender, Enscape, Unity, Oculus, VR, Web Building, Lumion, Sketchup

 

Production

Physical Modeling, Wood Working, Scale Reproduction, Prototyping, Research, Construction,

 

Events

Installation, Trade Shows, Curation, Coordination, Film & TV 

 

Hands On

Structural Restoration, Stone/Brick/Mortar Work, General Construction (Drywall, Electrical, Concrete, Framing, etc), Screen and Block Printing, Fiber Work and Hand Dyeing, Hand and Machine Sewing, Painting, Photography, Archival and Preservation,

 

Notable Projects

Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, All Inclusive Design Feasibility Report

Altman + Barrett Architects. 2022

This feasibility study assessed current social and racial equality across the three PCOM campuses,

and proposed design solutions to build an equitable learning environment.

 

Sub Urban: Tools for Equitable Adaptation Through Participatory Design 

Parsons MFAID Thesis. 2021

 

Vernacular Architecture and Tradition in the Space and Sound of The Morehead-Patterson Bell Tower

University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. 2016

 

Mapping Visions of Brooklyn: Spike Lee and Wayne Wang

University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. 2016