Jenny Buccieri, Registered Interior Designer

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JENNY HARVEY BUCCIERI,

RID, NCIDQ, IIDA, LEED AP BD+C

Florida Registered Interior Designer, License # ID4627

2004 Abbott Avenue • Alva, Florida 33920

c. (239) 770-0838 • h. (239) 303-2942 • [email protected]http://jennybuccieri.webs.com

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Goal driven, results oriented Registered Interior Designer, with over 20 years’ experience in architectural and interior design, project management, construction administration, space planning, sustainable design, and facilities planning. Possess exceptional organizational, prioritizing, multi-tasking, and time management skills.  Extremely detail-oriented, analytical, dependable, and able to improvise when needed.  Strong sense of loyalty with a team member mentality, while at the same time able to work independently when needed.  Looking for long-term stability and growth in a dynamic organization, where my education, experience, and professional relationships will enhance its reputation and profitability.

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CORE STRENGTHS


• Team Building & Leadership        • Excellent Client Rapport                  • Programming & Space Planning

• Organizational Skills                  • Contract Negotiations                      • Project Mgmt. & Scheduling 

• Oral & Written Communications  • Architectural & FF&E Specifications • Design & Drafting  

• Detail Oriented & Analytical        • Building Code & ADA Requirements  • Construction Administration 

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COMPUTER SKILLS


• REVIT BIM 2014                       • AutoCAD Architectural Desktop 2014   • SketchUp  

• Photoshop                                • Adobe Acrobat Professional                • Bluebeam REVU 

• Microsoft Office:  Word, Excel, Project, Access, Outlook, & PowerPoint  • Picture Manager

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PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

 

BSSW ARCHITECTS • Fort Myers, Florida • 2012 - 2015

Architectural Project Manager Senior Interior Designer

Managed various architectural/interior design projects, through coordination with other designers and engineering consultants, while communicating with clients to ensure satisfaction.  Performed design, drafting, and project management for various project types, including K-12/collegiate education, civic/governmental, libraries, hospitality, and small medical tenants, including interior design specification/selection of lighting, materials, finishes, furnishings, and art.

Key Projects:

•  Seminole Casino & Hotel Immokalee – expansion/renovation to existing casino, new conference/event center, new Asian restaurant, and new 100 room hotel for Seminole Hard Rock, including interior design and FF&E services

•  Lee County Justice Center – Jury Room, Justice Center renovations, and Public Defender’s Office expansion

•  Edison State College Building S (Student Services) and Q (Classroom Building) – remodel/renovation

•  Dunbar High School – major renovation and expansion of existing high school with STEM and IB programs

•  Fort Myers Downtown Regional Library – new regional library in historic downtown Fort Myers

•  Island Inn of Sanibel – hotel, cottage, and restaurant renovations for this historic Sanibel hotel

•  Legends Country Club – clubhouse renovations, including restaurant, bar, sales center, and fitness center

•  Harborside Convention Center – feasibility study for renovations to the existing convention center for a new hotel

•  AW Property Co. – multiple small medical tenant improvements throughout Southwest Florida


HARVARD JOLLY ARCHITECTURE • Fort Myers, Florida • 2007 - 2011

Architectural Project Manager Senior Interior Designer Construction Administrator

Promoted the organization through public relations, networking, and business development.  Managed various architectural and interior design projects, through coordination of other designers, support staff, engineering consultants, and construction managers, while providing client relations through efficient and frequent communications.  Conducted design, drafting, specification, construction administration, and project management services for various project types, including K-12 and collegiate education, civic/governmental, libraries, and parking structures.  Enhanced these projects through interior design services, including specification and selection of lighting, materials, finishes, and specialty items.

Key Projects:

•  Charlotte Harbor Event and Conference Center – new 44,000 SF facility, including interior design services

•  Charlotte High School – 393,000 SF historic preservation, major restoration, and new construction, totaling $87 million, achieving first LEED gold certified high school in Florida

•  Collier County Elementary School Prototypes – Mike Davis, Palmetto, Eden Park, and Parkside

•  Edison State College, Academic Building U – new 2-story 45,000 SF classroom building on the Lee Campus, projected to achieve LEED gold certification

•  Florida Gulf Coast University, Academic Building 8 (Marieb Hall) – new 4-story 72,000 SF academic building for the College of Health Professions, projected to achieve LEED silver certification

•  Florida Gulf Coast University, Parking Garages 2, 3, and 4 – construction administration with design/build

•  Fort Myers Beach Public Library – new 3-story 34,000 SF addition/renovation to triple the size of the existing facility

 

ALLIANCE DESIGN GROUP, P.A. / A & R ARCHITECTS • Fort Myers, Florida • 2002 - 2007

Director of Interior Design Architectural Project Manager Construction Administrator

Assisted business development staff by creating a strategic marketing business plan, promoting and retaining services, pursuing professional award opportunities, and business networking.  Aided in the hiring of other design professionals.  Defined project scope and detailed fee structures for contract negotiations.  Facilitated architectural/interior design services for various project types, from educational and governmental, to corporate, retail, restaurant/hospitality, single and multi-family, country clubs, banking, religious, and small medical facilities, including specifications of furnishings, lighting, finishes, art, and accessories.  Provided design expertise and project management, from schematic concept and construction documentation, through all aspects of bidding and construction administration, while performing frequent client communications to ensure satisfaction.  Managed a team of highly-skilled architects, engineers, designers, and support staff, while coordinating with consultants, construction managers, and other team members.  Created project schedules and monitored progress at all stages, to achieve on-time and within-budget performance objectives.

Key Projects:

•  Lexington Middle School/Wake-hatchee Park – lead project manager of this $24 million, 200,000 SF prototype

•  High Tech Center Central – project manager of campus renovations for 10 vocational/technical school buildings

•  City of Marco Island – 16,000 SF police department/emergency operations center/council chambers

•  City of Fort Myers – Eastwood Clubhouse, City Hall, City Hall Annex Building, and City of Palms Park

•  Southwest Capital Bank – interior/exterior renovations for a new banking center, totaling 16,000 SF

•  Barkley Place – extensive interior renovations for this independent and assisted living facility

•  The Greater Naples Chamber of Commerce – new visitor’s center, plus tenant office spaces for staff

•  Crown of Life Lutheran Church – new worship center on an existing campus


RELIABLE GROUP ARCHITECTS, LLC • Tampa, Florida • 1998 - 2002

Director of Interior Design Architectural Project Manager Construction Administrator

Founded the interior design department for this architectural firm.  Managed various architectural and interior design projects from concept, programming, and space planning, through construction documents, bidding, and construction administration.  Created proposals, developed project schedules, and monitored time management and profitability.  Supervised other team members, coordinated consultants, and maintained communications directly with the client through efficient documentation.  Assured projects met all code, life safety, and accessibility requirements.  Coordinated furniture, materials, finishes, lighting, and specialty items through specification, purchasing, shipping, receiving, and installation.

Key Projects:

•  Tampa and St. Pete Housing Authorities – ADA assessments and renovations throughout Greater Tampa Bay Area

•  Bernwood Trace Apartments – 340-unit modest-income apartment housing complex in Fort Myers

•  Benderson Development – multiple shopping center renovations and facelifts throughout the west coast of Florida

•  Ditek Corporation – new 45,000 SF office/manufacturing facility in Largo, Florida, including custom interiors for CEO

•  New England Institute of Technology – 40,000 SF private college in West Palm Beach, totaling $5.6 million


UNISOURCE GROUP COMMERCIAL INTERIORS • Tampa, Florida • 1996 - 1998

Interior Designer Assistant Account Manager

Provided interior design, space planning, and systems/freestanding office furniture specification services for this Haworth office furniture dealership.  Developed project requirements through client consultations, field verification, and inventories.  Assisted account managers through 2-D and 3-D proposed furniture layouts, selections, materials, and finishes, to enable the client to envision the final result.  Produced final working drawings and conducted post installation evaluations.

Key Projects:

• GTE Telecommunications in downtown Tampa, Florida

• MacDill Air Force Base in Tampa, Florida

• Franklin Templeton in St. Petersburg, Florida

• Lincare locations throughout the Greater Tampa Bay Area

• AAA Auto Club locations throughout the Greater Tampa Bay Area

• Suncoast Schools Federal Credit Union banking centers in Hillsborough, Pinellas, & Pasco Counties

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EDUCATION

 

UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA • College of Architecture/Department of Interior Design • Gainesville, Florida • 1996

Bachelor of Design Degree in Interior Design with a Minor in Business Administration

Graduated with Highest Honors • GPA 3.56

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PROFESSIONAL/CIVIC AFFILIATIONS AND AWARDS

 

Registered Interior Designer • State of Florida • License # ID4627 • since 2002

National Council for Interior Design Qualification (NCIDQ) • Certified • since 1999

International Interior Design Association (IIDA) • Member • since 1997

American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) • Member & Treasurer • 1993 – 1996

Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) • Accredited Professional • since 2009

U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) • Florida Gulf Coast Chapter Member • since 2012

Girl Scouts of Gulfcoast Florida • Leader • Troop 128 • 2009 – 2013

Southeast Construction Magazine • Award of Excellence (for Charlotte High School design) • 2010

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REFERENCES & PORTFOLIO


(Please see my references page for a list of clients and colleagues, as well as my portfolio page for a sampling of my past projects.)