NANNETTE M TAYLOR
3021 Moss Lane
Violet, LA 70092 US
To obtain a design position with a strong, forward thinking, progressive company where I can fully utilize my knowledge and experience as a professional.
Over 20 years of design experience, certified design specialist: possess strong organizational and problem solving skills. Ability to prioritize information and tasks. Ability to work independently and without supervision. A team leader, people oriented, resourceful in meeting goals. AutoCAD, Microsoft Word, Works, Excel, Power Point, Traditional Drafting Techniques, A fast learner.
Design Specialist / Customer Service Associate
07/2004 - Current Lowes Home Improvement Chalmette, LA
Design Specialist - Design kitchens and baths utilizing a 20/20 design program. Monitor orders from purchase to delivery. Work along with install sales, installers, and vendors.
CSA - Ensure complete customer satisfaction. (Initiate contact with customer, make assessment of customer needs, provide assistance, add on sales, and close the sale).
Architectural Designer / Owner
03/2000 - Current Taylor Covenant Designs, LLC Violet, LA
Draw house plans (blue prints) for customers. Design and order kitchen and bath cabinets. Supervise new designers, work with contractors and vendors, oversee all contracted jobs.
Kitchen & Bath Design Specialist
01/2002 - 02/2004 The Home Depot New Orleans, LA
(Same job duties as Lowes listed on this resume')
02/1996 - 01/1999 TECH SERV Harvey, LA
Revised, constructed, drawings as per engineers specifications.
Civil CAD Technician (Civil Computer-Aided Drafting)
03/1993 - 05/1996 Plaquermines Parish Government Belle Chasse, LA
First and sole civil draftsperson to utilize a civil AutoCAD design program in the engineering department. I worked along with a senior board designer designing, revising, and consructing parish wide civil government projects, transulated field notes into a visual format to be presented in special government board meetings. Implemented a 911 emergency response system for the parish. Supervised a team of two field workers. Information gathered was place into the comouter data base.
Completion Date Issuing Institution Qualification Course of Study
12/2009 Tulane University Bachelor's Degree Humanities / Small Business (minor)
01/1993 Delgado Community College West Bank Camp Vocational School Certificate Autocad / Surveying -Training
01/1986 Los Angeles Southwest College Associates Degree Engineering Design
Certification Title Issuing Organization Completion Date
*Kitchen & Bath Design Specialist The Home Depot 08/2002
*Houseplan Design 101 Design Consultants, Athens, Georgia 01/2002
*Autocad / Civil Surveying Training Delgado Community College (West Bank Cam 05/1993
*A.A. Engineering Design Los Angeles Southwest College 05/1986
*Naval Blueprint Reading / HVAC Design Jefferson Parish Vo-
Technical College 01/1981
References Available on Request