Resume

EXPERIENCE:

Green Stories, LLC
2012-Present
President & CEO
Montclair, NJ

Owner and operator of a full service web design, digital design and architectural consultation firm.

John J. Perkins, PC
2004-2013
Architectural Designer
Verona, NJ

Programming, site and building analysis, schematic design, code research, design development, material selection and specification, office management and business operations.

MAJOR PROJECTS:

Dessault Falcon Jet
2005 original design/2009 improvements
200 Riser Rd, Little Ferry, NJ
Scale: +/- 38,000 sq ft

Office design for a premiere French business aircraft maker. Completed programming for the client, designed entrance of the building to showcase the prestige of the Dassault family.

International Stock Exchange
2009
Harborside Financial Center, Jersey City, NJ
Scale: -+/- 60,000 sq ft

First large scale project to implement our firms “Green Building Design Notes” to reduce waste, lower energy and water consumption, and use environmentally friendly products. Conducted building survey, completed program, provided schematic designs, produced construction documents for all trades.

NYC Patrolmen’s Benevolent Association
2009
125 Broad Street, New York, NY
Scale: +100,000 sq ft

Designed a multi-floor downtown Manhattan office. Implemented schema to secure that standing from every occupied desk, views of the skyline, bridges, Brooklyn, seaport or heliport were accessible.

EDUCATION:

New Jersey Institute of Technology
2002- 2008

SKILLS:

Proficient in: AutoCAD Architecture 2000 – 2018, Adobe Creative Suite – Creative Cloud

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT:

Eagle Scout, Boy Scouts of America
Associate Member, American Institute of Architects
Co-Founder, NJ Chapter of National Organization of Minority Architects
Membership Director, Architecture for Humanity: Newark Chapter
Member, Township of Montclair Zoning Board of Adjustment
Board of Directors, BlueWaveNJ
Advisory Board, NORML New Jersey
Advisory Board, Improving Montclair Achievement Network Initiative
Fellow, New Leaders Council of New Jersey
Assistant Scoutmaster, Troop 12 Montclair