Andrea Edmondson, LEED AP, hails from Bardwell, KY. She attended Murray State University, and graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering Graphics and Design with a focus on Architecture. She has 20 years of experience in the field and has been with DKN since 2016. At DKN she specializes in large-scale projects and provides BIM management and Revit support to the company. She provides BIM training and continuing education to the staff and helps to maintain office standards and consistency through Revit templates. Andrea enjoys being active and pushing her limits physically. “Whether it’s lifting weights, Hot Yoga, yard work or martial arts there is something so satisfying about seeing just how much I can do (within the confines of safety, of course).” She loves plants and dogs and maintains a small jungle at her desk.
Question: What’s the best piece of advice you’ve been given?
Answer: A dear old friend of mine frequently uses the following phrase when teaching his karate students: “How do you eat an elephant? One bite at a time.” To me, this means that slow progress is still progress. We should not expect mastery without a lot of hard work and we should also celebrate the small wins.
Question: Cats or dogs?
Answer: Dogs, duh.
Question: When I was 5, I was pretty sure I’d be a ______________ when I grew up.