Name

Whitney A. Manahan

About

EDUCATION

Master of Architecture | Summa Cum Laude
The University of Tennessee | Knoxville, TN
College of Architecture + Design | NAAB Accredited
May 2015

Bachelors of Science in Interior Design | Summa Cum Laude
The University of Tennessee | Knoxville, TN
College of Architecture + Design | CIDA Accredited
May 2009

EXPERIENCE

University of Tennessee | Knoxville, TN
Lecturer | School of Interior Architecture
ARCH 171 & 172 | 1st Year Design Studio | Fall 2018 & Spring 2019
IARCH 371 & 373 | 3rd Year Design Studio & Seminar | Fall 2018
IARCH 271 & 273 | 2nd Year Design Studio & Seminar | Fall 2017
DSGN 130 & 430 | Design Thinking | 2017-Present
IARCH 212 | History of Interior Design | 2016-Present
INDS 211 | History of Industrial Design | 2016-Present
Graduate Assistant | Architectural History III | Dr. George Dodds | 2015
Graduate Assistant | Architectural History I | Dr. Gregor Kalas | 2014

Dewhirst Properties | Design & Development | Knoxville, TN
Responsibilities: all aspects of development, design & marketing,
schematic design through construction administration, focusing
in Historic Preservation and Adaptive Reuse
Design Consultant | March 2018-Present
Interior Designer & Architectural Intern | June 2015-March 2018
Student Intern | May 2012-May 2015

CSCP Consult | PR + Marketing + Creative Services | Savannah, GA
Specialized in PR & Marketing for Architecture and Design related clients
Intern August 2011‒June 2012

Design Innovation Architects | Knoxville, TN
Student Intern Aug. 2007‒Dec. 2008

PROJECT EXPERIENCE

Keener Building | Mixed Use 30,000 Sq. ft.
Facade Improvements
Schematic Design
Full CD Set
Interior Finishes & Lighting
Graphics & Signage
Completed 2018
*East Tennessee Preservation Award
Knox Heritage Awards | November 2018

MCALLA & JACKSON
Site & Landscape Plan | Public & Private Use | 3 acres
Schematic Design & Programming
Marketing Graphics

Electric Co. Lofts | Mixed Use 28,000 Sq. ft.
Facade Improvements
Schematic Design
Full CD Set
Interior Finishes & Lighting
Graphics & Signage
Completed 2017
*Fantastic Fifteen | Historic Preservation Awards
Knox Heritage Awards | December 2017

Wildlove Bakehouse | Coffee Shop & Bakery
Exterior Design
Site Design
Exterior CD Set
Completed 2016
*Fantastic Fifteen | Historic Preservation Awards
Knox Heritage Awards | December 2017
[Sanders Pace Architecture completed interior design]

DEPOT DEVELOPMENT
White Lily Building | Mixed Use 60,000 sq. ft.
Historic Tax Credits Submittals
Facade & Streetscape Improvements
Schematic Design
Interior Finishes & Lighting
Graphics & Signage
Completed 2015

1894 Saloon Building | Mixed Use 12,500 sq. ft.
Facade Improvements
Schematic Design
Full CD Set
Interior Finishes & Lighting
Graphics & Signage
Completed 2016

Mill & Mine | Commercial 40,000 sq. ft.
Facade Restoration
Schematic Design
Marketing Graphics
Completed 2016

GAY STREET DEVELOPMENTS
JCPenney Building | Mixed Use 60,000 sq. ft.
Facade Restoration & CBID Submittal
Marketing Materials
Completed 2016

WEST JACKSON ROW
Three Feathers & The Fixture Co. | Mixed Use 30,000 sq. ft.
Historic Tax Credits Submittals
Graphics & Signage
Completed 2012

The Armature | Mixed Use 62,000 sq. ft.
Historic Tax Credits Submittals
Interior Finishes & Lighting
Graphics & Signage
Completed 2013

West Jackson Row Courtyard | .3 acres
Schematic Landscape Design
Completed 2013

The Standard | Event Space 13,500 sq. ft.
Historic Tax Credits Submittals
Facade Improvements
Schematic Design
Graphics & Signage
Completed 2013

GENERAL SKILLS
Full construction document sets for adaptive reuse projects
Historical research via Sanborn Maps, Historical Society Resources, City Directories, Photo Archives
Historic Tax Credit Submittals
Construction Administration
RFP Concept Design & Document Proposals
Marketing & Graphic Design

Academic Portfolio: whitneyamanahan.carbonmade.com
Full CV: whitneyamanahan.carbonmade.com/about

Specialties

  • Architecture
  • Interior Design
  • Adaptive Reuse
  • Graphic Design