Amanda Schowengerdt

Project Coordinator

Professional Background

After graduating in 2006, Amanda began her career at George Butler Associates in Lenexa, becoming proficient in AutoCAD Management, Construction Administration and Project and Office Management. She then worked briefly for Burns & McDonnell in Kansas City, before returning home to southwest Missouri. 

Amanda’s experience prior to joining CGA includes involvement on notable projects such as the Federal Bureau of Prisons, Springfield, Musheireb Development, Doha, Qatar, and Verizon Communications, Hammond, Louisiana. Arriving at CGA in 2012, Amanda has contributed to many projects including Joplin High School, Leffen Center for Autism, Ozark Center, and Cardinal Scale. 

She is the master of planning, code compliance, and FEMA regulations. Her laser focused attention to detail is an asset to the team, especially when field verifying details on renovation projects and in construction administration. Amanda enjoys the challenge of reconciling code requirements and design elements to achieve aesthetic goals envisioned by the designers. 

Education

  • Bachelor of Architecture – Kansas State University, College of Planning and Design
  • Czech Technical University – College of Planning and Design

Affiliation

  • American Institute of Architects

Awards

  • First Place for USGBC’s Kansas City Chapter’s 2009 Natural Talent Competition

Community Services

  • Habitat for Humanity
  • Christmas in October