Habitation Solutions

JEFF   von BREITENFELD,  AIA, LEED AP, CPHC

EMPLOYERS

HABITATION SOLUTIONS, Architect & Owner, Centennial, CO 2010-present

Jeff is working on residential, renovation, and addition projects.  He does programming, schematic design, construction documents, and construction administration on these projects.

Jeff also manages his own business affairs in the following ways:

Marketing and promotion—developed and implements a marketing plan; promotes him-self via social media, socializing with builders, and servicing his customers; and nurturing relationships by delivering a high quality service to customers and taking care of former customers and colleagues. 

Sales—meets with prospective clients, presents his case, prepares and presents proposals for services, and, after closing the deal,  prepares and presents design-work for the project

Accounting—bills customers for services, pays his own bills, tracks expenses, and stays solvent

Project Management—develops a game-plan to complete his own projects, then implements the plan and finishes the projects to the satisfaction of his customers

SEARS BARRETT ARCHITECTS, Project Architect, Englewood, CO  2003-2009. 2009-present as a consultant

Developed designs of custom homes that met clients’ programmatic and budgetary needs

ROBERT LARSEN ARCHITECTS, Architect, Denver, CO  2001-2002

                Prepared design-work for an historical renovation project of a custom home

HAGEN CAMERON ARCHITECTURE, Project Architect, Englewood, CO  2000-01

                Completed design development & construction documents for elementary, middle, & high school addition & renovation projects

WILSON & COMPANY ARCHITECTS & ENGINEERS, Project Coordinator, Denver, CO  1995-2000

KLIPP, COLUSSY, JENKS, & DUBOIS ARCHITECTS, Project Architect/Job Captain, Denver, CO 1990-94

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Architecture, Montana State University, 1981

Master of Architecture, Montana State University, 2008

Bachelor of Science, Business Management, Metropolitan State College of Denver , 1989

CONTINUING EDUCATION

Attended the following classes and conferences

Rocky Mountain Green 2017

SketchUp Basecamp/SketchUp Bootcamp—2016

International Energy Conservation Code—2015

Demystifying LEED for Homes—U.S. Green Building Council—2014

AIA Denver, AIA Business Management & Development Series—2013

Certified Passive House Consultant Training—PHIUS–2012

AIA Denver, AIA + Architecture 2030 Professional Series—2012

Understanding LEED for Homes Rating Systems—U.S. Green Building Council—2011

Rocky Mountain Green—Denver, Colorado 2011 and 2010

RESNET Home Energy Rating Training—Energy Logic—2010

REVIT Architecture 2010—Arapahoe Community College—2010

Understanding LEED Rating Systems—U.S. Green Building Council—2010

Green Buildings Certificate Program—Colorado State University—2009

Green Homes Certificate Program—Colorado State University—2009

REGISTRATIONS

Registered Architect, Colorado—No. 202313

Certified Passive House Consultant (CPHC)–No. 1436

LEED AP BD+C—No. 10224369

AFFILIATIONS

American Institute of Architects

U.S. Green Building Council-Denver Chapter

Passive House Alliance