managing health facilities designer space planner resume example with 20+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
, , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
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Professional Overview

Creative and motivated certified and licensed Interior Designer with nearly 23 years of professional healthcare space planning, design and furniture experience. Strong team player who enjoys working with others and strives to provide exceptional client satisfaction and solutions. Detail-oriented with proven ability to successfully manage and coordinate multiple space, design and construction projects. Strong organization and communication skills with exemplary work ethic.

Areas of Expertise
  • Space planning/Transitional planning
  • Furniture specifications
  • Architectural drafting/CAD/Bluebeam
  • Client presentations
  • Design consultation
  • Project budget
  • Bid preparation
  • Business Planning
  • General office/computer skills
  • Employee/Team Management
Professional Experience
04/2018 to Current
Managing Health Facilities Designer/Space Planner Turn 14 Distribution Reno, NV,
  • Developed architectural and furniture plans for healthcare spaces including hospitals, clinics, labs, restaurants and employee offices.
  • Worked closely with business planning to plan and present master space plans and strategic planning.
  • Space planned, designed and managed small in-house projects from all aspects from start to finish.
  • Space planned, designed and managed large contract projects from all aspects from start to finish.
  • Managed moves and relocations of departments equaling over 520 employees & over 32 departments in the last 2 years for clinical campus integration.
  • Helped plan maximization of buildings and space reduction of office, clinical, retail, educational and operational support locations.
  • Performed inventory of medical equipment and furniture for inventory management and reuse purposes.
  • Participated in selection of furniture, fabric and finishes to ensure the project vision and design intent of the institution were captured.
  • Created professional presentations and color boards to creatively communicate design intent and direction of the institution.
  • Assisted with proposal narratives and bidding.
  • Acted as liaison between client and vendor, ensured vendor submittals of proposals, quotes and drawings were complete and correct.
  • Collaborated with project management duties such as handling project issues, coordination of subcontractors and organizing project documents.
  • Assessed buildings and sites for suitability of function and need with strategic planning, finance and end users.
  • Created detailed plans and layouts for construction projects for specifications and budgeting.
  • Created innovative strategies to help reduce cost while still meeting hospital standards with both finishes and furniture.
  • Communicated with end users, vendors and contractors to incorporate input into project designs.
08/2000 to 04/2018
Heathcare Interior Designer University Of Missouri Healthcare City, STATE,
  • Collaborated with clients to develop space plan solutions, specialized in Steelcase, Teknion, Herman Miller, Knoll and many case goods furniture dealers.
  • Managed entire design process from client programming, presentation, delivery, installation and move-in.
  • Worked closely with electricians, architects, contractors, IT and Clinical Engineering to ensure a positive project experience.
  • Developed schematic space plans, designed floor plans, elevations, specification of materials and presentation boards for both small in-house projects and larger contract projects.
  • Assisted in bid documents for furniture costs and specification purposes.
  • Developed key client relationships by providing design solutions that met needs and budgets without compromising quality and design standards of the institution.
  • Transformed uninspiring areas into warm and inviting healthcare and healing spaces using materials, lighting and furniture products.
05/1998 to 07/2000
New Accounts Representative Central Bank Of Audrain County City, STATE,
  • Created and opened new accounts for existing and new customers.
  • Responded to customer requests for products, services, and company information.
  • Provided primary customer support to internal and external customers.
  • Updated account information to maintain customer records.
  • Cross-trained and backed up other customer service managers.
  • Processed customer service orders promptly to increase customer satisfaction.
07/1993 to 04/1998
Interior Design and Furniture Sales Person Milo H Walz City, STATE,
  • Researched furniture materials and suggested pieces to clients based on budget and want.
  • Communicated with clients to find and design layout best suited for client needs and location.
  • Answered customer questions about products and services, helped locate merchandise, and promoted key items.
  • Updated customers on scheduled deliveries of furniture to homes.
  • Consulted on design of model homes for furniture placement based on layout and lighting.
  • Followed up with clients after installation and delivery to gauge customer satisfaction.
  • Opened, shelved and merchandised new products in visually appealing and organized displays for optimal sales promotions.
  • Created inviting environment for customers by maintaining store organization and cleanliness.
Educational Background
Expected in 05/1993
Bachelor of Fine Arts : Interior Design
University of Central Missouri - Warrensburg, MO
  • Graduated Summa Cum Laude

Professional Courses and Certifications
  • NCIDQ- National Council for Interior Design Qualifications Certification
  • State of Missouri Registered Interior Designer (MO Division of Professional Registration)
  • ASID-American Society of Interior Designers
  • Project Management Institute Course
  • Tradeline Fundamentals of Space Planning & Space Management Course
  • Published & front cover of "Focus On Healthcare Food Service" magazine for design and remodel of hospital restaurant
  • Published in the "Mohawk Group Healthcare Flooring" magazine
  • Showcased in the "Healthcare Design" magazine for our Women's and Children's Hospital Low Intervention Birthing Rooms.
  • Presented at NEOCON the story behind the Women's and Children's Hospital Low Intervention Birthing Rooms.

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School Attended

  • University of Central Missouri

Job Titles Held:

  • Managing Health Facilities Designer/Space Planner
  • Heathcare Interior Designer
  • New Accounts Representative
  • Interior Design and Furniture Sales Person


  • Bachelor of Fine Arts

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