email: menezrai@sheridancollege.ca phone: 4372354203 location: mississauga, Ontario linkedin: raissamsiqueira


softplan 3/5 lumion 4/5 autocad 2D 4/5 sketchup 3/5 illustrator 3/5 photoshop 3/5 movavi video editor 4/5 ms office 3/5


portuguese native english fluent french intermediate spanish basic


krav maga green belt south american federation of krav maga sep 2016 - present, lead singer partitions of unity jass band toronto canada 2015-2016, forro dance instructor CIE UofT aug-dec 2015


wackerlin/kolbuc award for architectural technology 2022, international student leadership award (winner and guest speaker at awards ceremony) 2021, outstanding achievement in academis and community involvement 2020, 29th national architecture competition opera prima (top 20 best projects finalist) 2019


Architectural Technology,
Sheridan College, Canada (3.94 / 4.00 GPA)

2020 – ongoing
Bachelor of Architecture and Urban Planning,
2012 –2018
Bachelor of Architecture,
John H. Daniels Faculty of Architecture, Landscape and Design - University of Toronto
Brazilian Government scholarship, 1-year exchange Program
2015 – 2016


David W. Small Designs Inc.,
Oakville, ON - Canada
Architectural AutoCAD Technician
• Designing of custom homes
• Duties revolving around all aspects of architectural custom home design
• Reproducing sketches into SoftPlan concept drawings
• Creating technical drawings
• Developing 3D models and renders (Sketchup/Vray/Photoshop).
jan 2021 - ongoing
Student Experience, Sheridan HMC,
Mississauga, ON - Canada
Virtual Connector Team Lead, Virtual Connector, Peer Mentor
• Coordinating and leading group of 15 virtual connectors on their VC tasks
• Preparing presentations and leading bi-weekly meetings
• Tracking team progress and reporting to superiors
• Facilitating and moderated online New Student Orientation presentations for over 500 incoming students.
• Supporting Sheridan’s texting campaign
• Initiating wellness outreach calls to students
• Hosting social drop-in opportunities
aug 2020 - sep 2021

Board of Directors, Sheridan Student Union,
Sheridan HMC,Missisauga, ON - Canada
HMC Director
• Member of the Presidential Hiring Committee, on August 2020, along with two other members of the Board.
• Provide strategic corporate oversight to the Sheridan Student Union Inc.
• Advocate for a better student life on behalf of over 25,000 Sheridan students
• Oversee and manage the SSU President
• Review and evaluate current and future opportunities to enhance the student experience.
• Develop the long-term strategic vision for the SSU.
• Approve the annual operating budget and student fees of the Sheridan Student Union.

may 2020 - may 2021
Student Admissions Representative Office,
Sheridan HMC, Mississauga, ON - Canada
Student Admissions Representative
• Assisting with on and off campus special events (e.g. Open House, Ontario College Virtual Fair)
• Performing general office duties (filing, data entry, phone calling, etc.)
jan - apr 2020
aug 2020 - may 2021
FMG Arquitetura Engenharia Urbanismo,
Salvador, BA - Brazil
Architecture Intern
• Developing proposals and technical drawings for the improvement of some of the main streets and avenues of the old center of Salvador
apr – jun 2018
Laureate International Universities,
New York City - U.S.
Representative of UNIFACS at the World Business Forum 2016
• Publishing and participating in comments on social media
• Sharing opinions or interesting quotes from the presenters, details on the event agenda, and pictures
• Participating on interviews
• Preparing and delivering presentations about the whole experience and knowledge acquired
sep - dec 2016
UNIFACS – Universidade Salvador,
Salvador, Bahia, Brazil
Teaching Assistant
• Monitoring the development of educational planning on “Architectural and Urbanistic Deisgn VI” (Jan - Sep 2018), “Hydraulic and Electrical Installations” (Aug - Dec 2016), “Representations of Form” (2013 - 2014) classes.
• Assisting the course professor by organizing classes and developing materials for teaching
• Teaching groups of 15-25 students and responding to questions throughout the term
• Establishing a link between students and teachers, supporting the development of learning
2012 - 2018
EPAE – Public Office of Architecture and Engineering,
SINDEC – Municipal Office of Infrastructure and Defense
Municipal City Hall of Salvador,

Salvador, Bahia, Brazil
Architecture Intern
• Taking measurement of HIS (Social Interest Habitation) houses
• Developing proposals for the improvement of the houses in order to enhance the quality of life of members of the poor communities of Salvador
aug - dec 2016
GRIT lab – Green Roof Innovation Testing Laboratory,
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Architecture Intern
• Working on Leaf Wetness data collection, Leaf Porometer data collection, Rain water Distribution, MPS-6 and 5TE Experiment
• Documenting plant cover and biodiversity biweekly
• Taking weekly pictures of green roof test beds and the green roof integrated solar photovoltaic arrays
• Developing simple drawings with AutoCAD and Illustrator
may -sep 2015
Iguatemi Shopping Center, Architecture Sector,
Salvador, Bahia - Brazil
Architecture Intern
• Developing parking lot layout proposals to redirect the flux of vehicles
• Taking measurement of large mall areas and of more than 20 of their stores; developing Autocad drawings of the mall with collected data
mar -sep 2014
PRAXIS Junior Enterprise of Architecture and Engineering,
Salvador, Bahia - Brazil
Architecture Intern, Human Resources Intern
• Organizing the Enterprise’s website, updating information and adding details about the company and its services
• Working along with the PRAXIS members in the development of Architecture and Engineering projects
• Leading discussion seminars about the company to 10 classes of approximately 30 students each



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