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Amber Summerour

42summerour@gmail.com / (301) 351-4120 / 62 Timber Rock Road, Gaithersburg, MD 20878


EDUCATION:
The Catholic University of America, Washington DC August 2012-2016
B.S Architecture, Minor Business Management GPA 3.58 Cum Laude
Honors: President's Society, Merit Scholarship, National Honors Society, Deans List, Star Scholarship, NEWH Scholarship
Professional Development Institute- Licensed District of Columbia Real Estate Salesperson July 2015

ACADEMIC PROJECTS
Multi-Use Urban Housing Project, Westport- Baltimore MD April 2015
Junior year project-student designer of a 40,000 sqf multi-use apartment and retail space building
Design selected to be showcased at Baltimore AIA Chapter
LEEDLab Campus Certification, Catholic University April 2015
Assisted a group of students in a quest to obtain LEED Certification for the Catholic University Campus
Company Annual Report, Catholic University April 2014
Led a team of four as representatives of a fictional company
Presented findings from financial statements and annual report to the Board of Trustees
Related Honors:"Accounting Distinguished Boot Camp Graduate"
RELATED EXPERIENCE
Office/Field Engineer, Hensel Phelps, Chantilly VA June 2016-Present
Work on site with project team to manage construction.
Manage Subcontractors by coordinating meetings, reviewing and processing submissions and requests for information (RFIs), and
scheduling material deliveries in coordination with the project schedule.
Coordinate with the Architect, Engineer and Owner by submitting and tracking transmittal correspondence and managing meeting
agendas/minutes and notifications.
Review and process Subcontractor billing and payments.
Survey and Layout work to be installed and verify work completed.
Supervise and coordinate with the owner and subcontractors, to manage schedule and field operations, for project completion and
turnover. Assure quality and job site safety through material inspections and safety audits.
Real Estate Consultant, Savills Studley Inc, Washington DC September 2015-2016
Assisted tenant clients in evaluating office spaces. Completed space plans for alternative buildings including furniture placement
and efficiency comparisons.
Completed market evaluations and space plans for building sale offerings. Developed strategies for marketing and
reconfigurations to respond to prospective purchasers.
Office Assistant, Catholic University Resident Housing Office, Washington DC September 2012-2016
Managed key inventory and records, verified building access and addressed resident concerns as needed.
Intern, Foulger-Pratt Construction, Rockville MD May 2014-2015
Worked with project team on site to manage construction.
Managed requests for information (RFIs), submittals, material tracking logs, meeting agenda/minutes etc.
Collected data, established proper documentation and worked on LEED Online to complete LEED Certification.
Workplace Strategist, Studley Inc, Washington DC February 2013-2014
Collected and analyzed data and assisted professional staff in research.
LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE
President, Catholic University American Institute of Architecture Students October 2014-2016
Presided over a seven member executive board, whose objective was to promote studio culture and coordinate
events that connected students to the professional architecture community of the greater DC area
Planned annual events including the Architecture Career fair, Beaux arts Ball, Software lectures, and social events
with local professionals and faculty
Resident Assistant, Catholic University Residence Life August 2014-2016
Oversaw the safety of assigned 30 resident, performed on call duties, coordinated in hall events to promote
community development and documented students for disruptive or harmful behavior
SKILLS
Microsoft Office (PowerPoint, Word, Excel, Publisher), Prolog, Auto CAD, Rhinoceros, Revit, Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop, time
management, communication, public speaking, board drafting
AWARDS
First place locals SkillsUSA Architecture competition, 2012
National Technical Honors Society and National Honors Society, 2012
Certificate of Meritorious Service, 2012
Comprehensive Building Design Studio-Second Place Award of Distinction, 2016