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Visitor Guide & Map; Heard Museum; Highlights for April – June 2013

Portfolio; A Walt Danley Realty Presentation; Spring Issue 2013

Light Rail Connect Magazine, March – June 2011

Preservation; Past Perfect; January|February 2012

AZ|RE; The Next 100 Years; January – February 2012

Washington University in  St. Louis; Annual Report 2010-11

Green Operations; Senior living gets Style Makeover; Winter 2011

Worship Facilities Designer; Foreshadowing in Concrete; Fall 2011 Preview Edition

Worship Facilities Magazine; WFX 2011 Solomon Awards; Nov/Dec 2011

ED+C; Green Book 2012; December 2011

Washington University in  St. Louis; Brookings Partners; Spring 2011

Now; MOCA: A Permanent Home for New Idea; Spring 2010

Washington; Outline for a Bright Energy Future; February 2012

Light Rail Connect Magazine; June – August2011

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Emerson Portable CD Player with AM/FM Stereo Radio

City of Tucson Downtown Urban Design Studio, The University of Arizona School of Architecture, 2001/2002

U.S. Green Building Council, Advocacy Training Session, Building Momentum in 2008

Washington University in St. Louis, Fall 2002 Magazine, Celebrating Commencement

The Architectural Review, Building with Light, April 2004

The Flight of the Creative Class: The New Global Competition for Talent, Richard Florida

bright,com 14 resume

Peter Newton Edit

Independent Community Development Entrepreneur  (602) 332 3517  Phoenix, AZ

Work Experience

Tiny Prints Production Designer


Oct 2013
6 months

Architectural Designer III

Independent Services

Sep 2009
4 years, 7 months
Networked at business round tables, Chambers of Commerce and professional associations, to develop strategic allegiances for civic initiatives and entrepreneurial projects. • Documented existing conditions for separate renovation projects for LuPe Designs and Herb Hacker, AIA.• Researched how to create a new architecture partnership, Fourward Architecture. • Canvassed door to door (sales) and consulted for multiple campaigns

Field Organizer

Arizona Democratic Party

Jan 2003
Nov 2012
9 years, 10 months
* Canvassed door to door to register voters and get out the vote for 2010 campaign.* Field Organized Democrats in Arizona’s Legislative District 5 during 2004 Campaign.* Organized, trained and collected signatures for Democratic Candidates for public office and Precinct Committeemen* Organized & wrote the By-Laws for the White Mountain Democratic Club * Mediated a dispute between the Northern Gila County & Miami-Globe Democratic Clubs

Lead Generation and Territorial Sales Manager

Romanoski Glass and Mirror

Feb 2011
Jul 2011
5 months
Directed lead generation and sales across the Southwest. Demonstrated the Major Industries product line at professional society meetings and conferences, and delivered lunch and learn presentations about innovations in day-lighting.

NRFU Enumerator

US Census Bureau

Jun 2010
Jun 2010
1 month
* Located listed addresses in the Assignment Area.* Conducted interviews to determine the status of each address on Census Day.* Recorded the information provided by the respondent.

Architectural Job Captain

Jacobs Engineering

Sep 2007
Aug 2009
2 years
Conducted facility conditions assessments to determine maintenance and renovation schedules for the US Air Force in Texas and South Carolina. Received a commendation letter from CVS/pharmacy for thoroughness in facilities assessment and surveys of acquired stores.

Architectural Project Manager II

Cawley Architects

Apr 2005
Sep 2007
2 years, 5 months
Worked closely with consultants to design and construct turnkey commercial, warehouse and retail projects, and the firm’s only 5 story steel structure, a Class A office building with a signature cantilevered, radial curtain wall and a parapet sunscreen.

Field Canvasser

America Coming Together

Sep 2004
Oct 2004
2 months
* Phoned targeted voters.* Canvassed targeted voters micro-targeted to get out the vote.* Conducted interviews and recorded provided information.

Deputy Campaign Director

Dean For America

Feb 2003
Mar 2004
1 year, 2 months
* Volunteered on the Southern Arizona Coordination Committee, organizing fundraisers & speaking for the campaign at events.* Coordinated campaign canvas walks, phone banks, events and Presidential Preference Primary day canvasing.* Organized bus trips to campaign events.* Coordinated volunteers & campaign staff coming to Arizona.* Organized the largest political rally in Pima County to that point.

Architectural Designer I

Rob Paulus Architect

Feb 2003
Jun 2003
4 months
Designed and developed construction documents for residential, commercial and urban redevelopment projects, including mechanical and electrical designs.

Architect In Training

Watkins Hamilton Ross Architects

Sep 2000
Aug 2002
2 years
* Programmed, space planned, designed and documented projects for public and private universities throughout Texas. * Coordinated CAD files, layering, & pen weights between consultants to develop CAD standards for review and Coordination.* Assessed & surveyed existing conditions.* Contract Administered projects under construction.* Obtained and assembled data from product representatives to complete architectural designs

Architectural Intern II

The Mathes Group

Apr 1999
Jun 2000
1 year, 2 months
Now Mathes Brierre Architects* Managed the space planning, design, contract documents and close out procedures for the Bellsouth collocation program, reducing response time from 3 weeks to 3 hours, through improving technology and facility data. * Documented and scanned important projects from the firms extensive portfolio in order to design project winning marketing proposals, site-selection seminar hand outs and compose entry boards for state AIA awards programs.* Developed procedures to translate and convert CAD files from associated firms to meet our CAD standards.* Site surveyed buildings & parking facilities for renovation, developing 3-d models for design study.* Created 3-D CAD models to base renderings for a competition entry.

Residential Designer

Olde New Orleans Design Group

Oct 1998
Mar 1999
6 months
* Designed lighting, electrical and framing layouts. * Documented and designed single family “Southern Style” custom design-build homes. * Developed and maintained marketing materials and CAD Library.* Researched & Developed rigid metal frame residential construction prototypes for the harsh Gulf Coast environment.* Designed model homes for a subdivision.

Architectural Intern I

Christner Inc.

Sep 1996
Jun 1998
1 year, 10 months
* Developed construction documents, space plans, material and finish schedules and colored pencil renderings. * Created a Continuing Education program involving Architectural tours, lectures, and videos. * Established CAD standards, reviewing Softdesk 8. * Made bluelines. * Constructed CAD models as a base for hand renderings.


Phoenix College


Sustainability, Revit

Training to You


Project Management, Microsoft Office

AIA Continuing Education



Phoenix Workforce Connection


Innovation & Job Skills

Washington University in St. Louis


Architecture, Art & Architectural History, Anthropology, Archeology, Fine Arts

The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga


Summer Elective Coureses

Chattanooga School for the Arts and Sciences


Piadeia Philosophy

Carnegie Mellon University




AutoCAD ( 1 year )
Proficient in Microsoft Office ( 1 year )
Hand Drawing ( 6 years )
Architectural Design ( 1 year )
Photoshop ( 6 years )
Pagemaker ( 6 years )
Leadership ( 6 years )
Organizational Leadership ( 6 years )
Microsoft Project ( 4 years )
Networking ( 1 year )
Surveying ( 1 year )
Graphic Design ( 1 year )
Event Planning ( 1 year )
Community Relations ( 7 years )
Code Compliance ( 1 year )
Development of Training Materials ( 5 years )
Marketing Strategy ( 5 years )
Volunteer Management ( 6 years )
Productivity Enhancement ( 1 year )
Account Management ( 6 years )
Construction Management ( 1 year )
Client Relationship Building ( 3 years )
Canvassing ( 8 years )
Project Planning ( 7 years )
Project Coordination ( 1 year )
Project Execution ( 1 year )
Business Travel ( 5 years )
Interviewing ( 1 year )
Market Research ( 5 years )
Presentation Development ( 1 year )
Sales Presentations ( 3 years )
Group Presentations ( 4 years )
New Business Development ( 4 years )
Social Networking ( 5 years )
Training & Development ( 7 years )
Trade Show Representation ( 2 years )
Conference Coordination ( 5 years )
Photography ( 2 years )
Public Speaking ( less than a year )
Team Building ( less than a year )
Architectural Drafting ( less than a year )
Community Engagement ( less than a year )
Sustainable Design ( less than a year )
Renovation ( less than a year )
Master Planning ( less than a year )
Leadership Mentoring ( less than a year )
Project Management ( less than a year )
Innovation ( less than a year )
Political Consulting ( less than a year )
LinkedIn ( less than a year )

Moving Phoenix Library list 10

Designer; Satellite Site Selection and Shape Shifting; Jan/Feb 2014

Green Operations; Carpet Recycling: trash to treasure; Summer 2012

A Clean City: The Green Construction Story; Robyn C. Friend and Judith Love Cohen

Architectural Lighting; The Annual Product Issue; Mar/Apr 2013

Green Operations; Hospitality dos and don’ts; Spring 2013

Learning By Design; Designed to Thrive; Spring 2013

The West Select: 2012 Collector’s Handbook

The West Architect’s Newspaper; 10; 11.28.2012

AZ|RE; 2013 People To Know

AZ|RE; Rising to the Top; May – June 2013

Architecture + Design LA; Michael Webb

green living Magazine; Message in a Bottle; March 2012

St. Louis: Landmarks & Historic Districts; Carolyn Hewes Toft with Lynn Josse

Field Guide to Downtown Phoenix Parks; Kirby Hoyt

A Guide to the Architecture of Metro Phoenix; Central Arizona Chapter, American Institute of Architects

Green Operations; 50 Shades of Green; Fall 2012

High Roads; Take A Second Look at Santa Barbara; AAA

Metalmag; The Leading Edge; Summer 2013

EDC; 6.13

Designer; Night Light: Southland Christian Church, Lexington, Kentucky; Summer 2013

EcoHome; Performance Art; Summer 2013

Washington; Committed to the World; June 2013

Designer; LEEDing Ladies; Spring 2013

Architect; Infrastructure of Hope; April 2013

dwell; The Now 99; May 2013

Energy Efficiency on an Urban Scale; ASU

Energize Phoenix: Energy Efficiency on an Urban Scale; ASU

AZ|RE; Interior Motives; July-August 2013

dwell; The Interior Design Issue; June 2012

dwell On Design; 2012

Architectural Record; Record Houses 2012; 04|2012

Building Design + Construction; 15th Annual Building Team Awards; May 2012

Architect; The New Barnes; April 2012

Green Operations; Glass Flooring; Winter 2012

Boston Architecture; The Boston Society of Architects

Building Design + Construction; 29th Annual Reconstruction Awards; October 2012

EDC; 10.12

Washington; Together, We Make a Positive Impact on Society; October 2012

Architect; Days of Future Systems Past; September 2012

Interior Design; authentic new york; September 2012

Phoenix; Az’s 50 Best Restaurants; January 2014

Designer; Celebrating Community Faith Space; Winter 2013

EcoStructure; A Public Broadcast of High Performance; Fall 2013

edc; 8.13

edc; 7.13

Wilderness Society 2014 Calendar

Architectural Lighting; Sept/Oct 2013

Metalmag; Home Run in Birmingham; Fall 2013

AZ|RE; New Point of View; November-December 2013

High Roads; Brake Out the Classics, Cruising Arizona’s Car Clubs; September/October 2013

Architectural Lighting; July/August 2013

Architect; The New Rijks Museum; May 2013

U.S. Capitol Historical Society; 2014

edc; 5.13

Washington University in St. Louis; Eyeing Politics; Winter 2008

Davis; passionately committed to enriching the human experience

fabric Architecture; Materials World; July/August 2009

Desert Living; Seeing Double; July/August 2009

modernism; Whimsy in Germany; Spring 2009

High Performing Buildings; Canada’s Green Prototype; Spring 2009

Architectural Lighting; Emerging Practices; Nov/Dec 2013

High Roads; Celebrate in the City, See New York all Decked Out; November/December 2013

edc; 11.13

edc; 9.13

Washington; Two Strong; October 2013

edc; 10.13

Building Design + Construction; Enhancing Campus Life; January 2013

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form werks studio

U.S. Green Building Council Advocacy Training Session: Building Momentum in 2008

JBL on stage micro, portable iPod music dock

Architecturally Unique Homes; Jarson & Jarson Reality

Sony CD Mavica Accessories

AIA 150 folio

Shangri-La Construction sketchbook; Peter Newton

City of Phoenix Art book

Wine Journal, Texas Wine

San Antonio, Austin & the Hill Country; Fodor’s

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EDC; 1.14

WAM; Changing Hands: Art Without Reservation; Fall 2007

SMoCA; January – May 2007

Guthrie; Welcome to the Guthrie; 2007-2008

eames House

Tidal Creek Habitats; Sentinels of Coastal Health

100^ of Design; Finding Design in the Desert: 100 Places We Love; Desert Living

PhxArt Members Magazine; Phoenix Art Museum; January – March 2012

Green Operations; manufacturer/designer Collaborations; Fall 2010

50; The University of Arizona Poetry Center; Fall 2010 – Spring 2011

WD; Western Digital

Altman’s America: A Thirtieth Anniversary Retrospective; Film at LACMA; June – July 2000

News; Sam Fox School of Design & Visual Arts; Spring 09

Interior Design; best of year; December 2012

High Roads; La Fiesta de los Vaqueros, Tucson’s Rodeo Rides into Town; January/February 2014

EcoStructure; Climbing to New Heights in Sustainability; Winter 2013