Ms. Smith has a strong building and construction background. She has experience both in the public and private sectors, including consulting for jurisdictions and as a staff member for a City. She is an accomplished designer, project manager and consultant, with a detail and customer service orientation.
She was a Building Official for the City of Shoreline (population 53,000), between 2000 and 2005. She was responsible for supervising planners, building plans examiners, inspectors and administration staff. Responsibilities included overseeing the regulation of all building construction in the City. Ms. Smith owned her own consulting firm, and she also worked as the Town of Coupeville Planner and Building Official. She managed the department, provided current planning review, historical review, staff reports and presentations to Town Counsel and Commissioners.
Ms. Smith worked as a consultant for ICBC (now International Code Council – ICC), where she provided code interpretations to building officials and design professionals. She has performed plan check for significant projects, such as Redmond Town Center
She was promoted to Regional Manager for BSI (merged with Henigar and Ray) during her five years there. She performed structural design, drafting, and plan check for Mahan and Desalvo, Structural Engineers.
Ms. Smith has solid experience with Endelman & Associates performing FHA / ADA / Code Accessibility Design Reviews, Accessibility Site Observations during construction and ADA Surveys.
Bachelor of Architecture (BARCH), University of Oregon
ICBO/ICC Certified Plans Examiner since 1988; WABO Nonresidential Energy Plans Examiner, 1995.
LEED AP, 2009
Certificates in structural and non-structural aspects of the building, fire, energy and ancillary codes, legal aspects of codes and personnel management.
FHA / ADA / IBC-ANSI / UFAS Accessibility Design Reviews and Site Observations for multi-unit residential projects for significant clients including: LSW, Caron (Fields Holding), Ryan Co., SL Nusbaum Realty, The Architects Office, Cairn, Inland Construction, Alamo Manhattan, Lennar, All Aboard Florida, Vintage Housing Development, Nystrom + Olson, The Midby Company, C.E. John Company, Fore Property Company, Tonti Properties, Weinstein A+U, Lowe Enterprises, Equity Residential, and MG2.
She has performed ADA Surveys using E&A’s Survey Solutions software for projects including for Neil Walters Co., for a large office project including tenant improvements.