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ALI LASTUVKA

ali@housedesignaid.com

A graduate from the University of Sydney with a Bachelor and Architectural Design as well as a Bachelor of Architecture. Worked in architecture and interior design until the inception of House Design Aid in 2008.

hDa 2008 – present

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  • Sea Cliff, Huntington Beach—Alterations and additions of a two level, five bedroom, five bathroom house. All new finishes throughout along with minor structural changes.
  • 3v07 / 5150 Social Media Marketing Agency, Laguna Beach—Alterations and additions to a large open plan office. All new finishes throughout along with minor structural changes.
  • Cowens Residence, Huntington Beach—Alterations and additions of a powder bath and guest bath to an existing residence.
  • Dr. Lundquist offices, Huntington Beach—Alterations and additions of a new reception area for an existing medical facility.
  • Lisa Residence, Carson – Design of a small garage addition to an existing residence.

Consultant 2008 – present

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  • Underwood & Associates, Garden Grove—Project Architect for McDonald’s locations around Southern California including Brea, Whittier, Seal Beach, Anaheim, South Gate and Inglewood
  • Kamus+Keller+Turpin Architects, Long Beach—Design and Auto CAD consultant through the design development of Boulevard Buick / GMC
  • FKB Architecture, Seal Beach—Ongoing Auto CAD consultant for associates.

Tobias Partners, Paddington, NSW, Australia 2006—2007

www.tobiaspartners.com

Part of a medium-sized firm specializing in high-end residential and commercial projects. Acting as a junior architect participated in client meetings, site visits and on-site resolution. Responsible for design and construction drawings. Entrusted to elect furniture and finishes as well as design custom focal pieces throughout. Acted as a mentor to junior associates and coordinated projects for design interns.

Justin Long Design, Surry Hills, NSW, Australia 2003–2004 & 2005-2006

www.jladesign.com.au

Integral Part in the conception of a small firm of two associates. Specializing in high-end residential projects, resorts and various large commercial projects including an airport. Responsible for project design, CAD drawings, computer rendered 3D modeling, design models for City Council as well as research. Acted as first point of contact for all clients and contractors. Responsible for the selection of finishes and white goods. Acted as a mentor to junior associates and coordinated intern projects.

Humel Architects, Dee Why, NSW, Australia 2003–2004

www.humel.com.au

Part of a small firm of three associates specializing in commercial projects and aged care homes. Responsible for research of special requirements for disabled access. Acted as a junior architect and project manager.

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