Ami Kern serves as Director of Operations with over 9 years of experience in the architecture, engineering, and construction industries, having served projects nationwide. Ami also leads 3RE’s value-add team, where she works with owners to create the best capital improvement and renovation programs through site, building, and unit upgrades.
Previously, Ami served as an Architectural Associate for LM Consultants, a lender and development consulting firm. Through her work at LMC, Ami gained considerable experience in construction documents and costs, construction quality and scheduling, property condition assessments, and project finances.
Prior to LM Consultants, Ami worked for Worley Parsons as an assistant to the structural engineers for off-shore oil rigs and as an engineering assistant for a mechanical engineering firm in College Station, Texas. During her time at Brazos Valley Engineering she worked on a school renovation creating drawings and interfacing with the consultant team.
Ami holds a Bachelor of Environmental Design from Texas A&M University and a Master of Architecture with an emphasis in Structural Engineering from University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. Ami is based in Chicago, Illinois.