Planning, Development and Preservation

Tori Wallace

Tori WallaceUniversity of Illinois at Urbana- Champaign with a B.S. Architectural Studies, 2010

Professional experience in commercial real estate development with Hughes Development Corporation.  Responsibilities include assisting in land planning of multiple projects, developing RFP responses, assisting appraisers and analyzing land values, and creating solutions for problems in existing developments. Additional tasks include marketing available office and retail space by creating flyers and working with listing organizations. Also, meet with potential tenants, and assist in meetings with design firms and media interviews, and helping new projects earn LEED Credits. Previous experience as an integral part of expanding Albrecht Imaging as a Human Resources Representative. Responsibilities included development of marketing materials, acquiring new clients and creating both artistic and realistic architectural renderings.  Additional experience includes working as an office assistant in multiple capacities.  Previous positions included a variety of office tasks ranging from the creation of a detailed inventory of all archived files at the El Paso DuPont Plant to the performance of day-to-day tasks of an University of Illinois graduate school office. Desire to apply an architectural background to the development and adaptive use of historic and abandoned properties into spaces that accommodate a specific community’s needs.