Katherine Walker
Hillsborough, NC 27278
919.384.5902 cell
gokpsw@gmail.com

Welcome to my online resume and portfolio. Please follow the links to discover more.

GOAL to work as a project manager and/or designer in the sustainable/solar industry.

RELATED EMPLOYMENT

    Residential Designer, Southern Harmony Designs, LLC, Katherine Walker owner, Hillsborough NC
    • Created 3D visualization and residential renovation constuction documents for home owners.
    • Produced construction documents for non-profit private camp.
    • Design and drafting of residential proposal plans and elevations for busy contractors.

    Structural Designer & Senior Project Manager, Daniel C. Smith, PE, Consulting Engineer, Raleigh NC
    • Senior project manager of virtual and in-office drafters, ensuring quality control.
    • Analyze building code regulations for residential and commercial projects.
    • Manage, produce, update structural deck plans and takeoffs for national home improvement chain.
    • Produce shop drawings and standard details for standing seam metal roof industry.
    • Drafted structural designs for American Solar rooftop solar-heating systems.
    • Developed inception plans for Paragon Noise Barrier's sound reduction walls.
    • Respond to customer concerns and compliants.
    • Created simplified ACCA Manual N and ASHRAE Machine Loads HVAC spreadsheet in Excel.
    • Drafted structural plans for 2-story church life community center in Greensboro NC.
    • Designed and detailed architectural and structural plans for solar home in Vance County, NC.

    Assistant to Construction Manager, Habitat for Humanity of Durham, NC

VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCE

EDUCATION

PROFESSIONAL with more than twenty years office experience:

  • AutoCAD 2007, AutoCAD LT 2016, Google SketchUp, MS Excel, Word, Access, PowerPoint, Publisher,
    Adobe Photoshop, and various HTML composers and email browsers;
  • Enjoy trigonometry and geometry; hold a bachelor's with a math minor;
  • Excellent organization and presentation skills;
  • Manage multiple projects with little direct supervision;
  • Research building codes and detail solutions; and,
  • Strong interpersonal skills, both with co-workers. team members, and clients.
WORK EXPERIENCE
    Augsburg Coordinator, St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, Durham NC
    Church Secretary, St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, Durham NC
    Membership Secretary, St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, Durham NC
    Information Processing Assistant, UNC-CH School of Medicine, Chapel Hill NC
REFERENCES available upon request.
2/3/2019

Thank you for your consideration.