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Karen Vall de Ruten-Soldi

AIA, LEED AP
Senior Project Architect

Karen is a licensed architect with over 15 years of professional experience gained as a project designer, project manager, project architect, sustainability consultant and BIM manager on a wide range and scale of public works and educational projects. Karen was a pioneer in the use of BIM technology as a design tool and has extensive experience using Revit BIM software to model institutional and civic projects. Karen began to use Revit BIM as a conceptual design tool while working with major contractor responding to design-build RFPs. By integrating Revit modeling into the responses to design-build soliciations, she has been able to accelerate and optimize conceptual design proposals.

Education

NewSchool of Architecture
Master of Architecture

DIS Copenhagen
Studies in Architecture, Urban Design, Interior Design

Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale
Bachelor of Science in Interior Design