EducationWork ExperienceLeadership Experience
University at Buffalo, The State University of New York
Candidate for Bachelor of Arts; May 2010Major: Environmental Design; Minor: Architecture; GPA 3.55/4.0School of Architecture and Planning coursework: EnvironmentalDesign Workshops I-III, GIS Applications, Basic Real Estate Law,Professional Practice, Research Project in Environmental Design
Korea University. Seoul, South Korea
Exchange Student, Spring 2008.GPA: 3.55/4.0
New York City Department of City Planning
Transportation Division Intern & Intern Newsletter Coordinator
• Conducted parking surveys by performing site visits; datagathered aided in providing essential information for parkingstudy (“Inner Ring Study”) that aims to resolve the debateover the supply of off-street parking.• Gathered socio-economic, demographic, car ownership, and journey to work data from U.S. Census and scholarly resourcesto create charts and graphs; from collected data, performedanalysis to better understand how, why and when cars areused or alternatively when mass transit is used.• Created GIS maps from off-street parking garage surveys;generated maps illustrated origins of commuters at timeswhen the surveys were distributed.• Coordinated the creation of a “Summer 2009 Intern Newsletter” and managed a design team to ensure that deadlines weremet by the Director of City Planning.
Green Map System, Inc.
(Dec 2008-Jan2009) - New York, NY
• Piloted education module designed to engage teens in experiencing,learning about, and mapping everything their neighborhood offersfor sustainable living.• Promoted inclusive participation in sustainable communitydevelopment by creating a sustainability map of a NYC neighborhoodand marketing it to neighborhood residents.• Enhanced NYC Green Apple Map on Open Green Map websiteby educating community members about the importance of each sustainable site.
Seoul Design Olympiad (SDO) Conference 2008
(Oct 2008)• Prepared grant application for UB’s CURCA Award, a programthat awards up to $500 for grant winners.• Attended and developed presentation based off of SDO;delivered presentation to students and faculty at UB.
Korean Student Association (KSA)
(Fall 2008-Spring 2010)
Korean Culture Night Executive Producer, President, and External V.P.
University Residence Halls and Apartments (URH&A)
•Organized a student run theatrical performance in April 2010that featured Korean cultural performances by over 75 staff andcast. Sold out venue and attracted over 3350 audience mem-bers. Awarded $300 from SBI Programming Grant; managed Fi-nance Team and fundraised over $2,500 in private sponsorships.Grew club membership and participation in KSA communityservice events, social gatherings, and fundraising activities bymanaging an executive board and facilitating general meetings.Resolved conict amongst residents by developing a positiveliving environment that was designed to link university resources,residence hall staff, and residents.
Capital One Bank Foundation ScholarshipPhi Eta Sigma Honor SocietyDean’s List