Architect, Project Manager
Maria brings 15 years of experience in a variety of project types including large commercial, federal, and high-end residential. Maria has extensive background in BIM software, performing collision detection to resolve conflicts for her clients well before construction begins to save them valuable time and money. Prior to joining Berardi+, Maria has worked as a Project Architect at OHM Advisors, Jonathan Barnes Architecture and WD Partners; was a Project Coordinator, BIM Discipline Lead, and Military Planner for URS Corporation; and was a Graduate Architect and Designer at Richard Williams Architects. One project she worked on while at Richard Williams Architect was featured in Elle Décor Magazine in 2004 and another residential project she worked on won an AIA DC Chapter Award. Throughout her career, Maria has been focused on providing creative design solutions that elevate the quality of living for the occupants of the design.
As Project Leader, Maria oversees multiple projects and coordinates all aspects including schematic design, building codes, permits, schedules, consultants, cost estimates, drawings, specifications, bidding, construction administration, submittals, and site observation. Her attention to detail reflects the firm’s mission to ensure the Client’s vision and goals are a successful reality.
- 1995 Bachelors of Science, Mathematics, The Ohio State University
- 2000 Masters of Architecture, The Ohio State University