Jerry Strine

4912 Inspiration Drive

Hilliard, Ohio 43026

614-738-6308

justjerry@justjerry.org

www.justjerry.org

 

 

OBJECTIVE

MANAGE/TEACH: CABINET MAKING & DESIGN/CARPENTRY/ CONSTRUCTION. A position where proven woodworking skills would be of value.

EXPERIENCE

Sole owner of Strine Woodworking; Custom Woodworking, design, and consultation.

Accomplished in traditional woodworking, and architectural restoration.

Manufacturing commercial case goods for the retail and food service industries.

Mentor and supervise in residential projects; coordinate and manage customer relations and quality control.

Familiarity with Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Quicken, Quickbooks and Lite-CAD programs.

EMPLOYMENT HISTORY

1989 TO DATE

Cabinet maker, responsible for the design and fabrication of custom cabinets, kitchens, case goods built in-stead, including architectural millwork and antique restoration. Supervised a wide range of framing and finish carpentry projects in Central Ohio and Dayton area.

1983 TO 1989

Manager/Carpenter for Daysons Home Improvement; Westwood, NJ

1979 TO 1983

Finish Carpenter/Cabinet Maker for Higgenbotham Builders; Grove City, OH

1977 TO 1979

Finish Carpenter/Cabinet Maker for Odyssey Builders; Westerville, OH

1974 TO 1977

Self Employed/Cabinet Maker, owner JS Creations; Park Ridge, NJ

1971 TO 1974

Cabinet Maker for Priscilla Workshop; Westwood, NJ

1969 TO 1971

Apprentice/Cabinet Maker for Glenn Powell Originals; Hillsdale, NJ

EDUCATION

Graduated from Pascack Valley High School; Hillsdale, NJ

Attended Ramapo College of New Jersey; Ramsey, NJ

INTERESTS

Carving traditional Native American and Japanese Masks

Autodidactic study of Period Architecture

Student of Comparative Religion

Assembling computer components

PERSONAL BIOGRAPHY

BY PADDI STRINE

Jerry Strine is a period cabinetmaker and artistic designer of "all things wood". A specialist in his field accomplished through his years of studying joiners, carvers, craftsmen and women from around the world, he remains unpretentious with a quiet command for his passion for woodworking. This expertise has led to his being a paramount figure in the building and restoration of a great many prestigious homes, the most recent being in the central Ohio area.

A New Jersey native, Jerry began his professional career in a small cabinet shop. Since these humble beginnings 35 years ago, he has come into all facets of the trade, including architectural restoration, reproduction of period furniture, and the participation in the design and building of fine custom homes.

Whether the commission involves the design and function of a utilitarian kitchen or an armoire with hand carved linen-fold doors; it will be created with his exceptional attention to detail. No matter what your presence of style, whether it be a flair for Early American, Contemporary or Gothic, from Pueblo to Retro; Jerry can effect itsí ambiance through his singular artistic vision. From this masterís inspiration, your space can be transformed, resulting in an unparalleled focal point.

 

REFERENCES

 

PROFESSIONAL

MEK Investments, LLC

228 Thurman Ave

Columbus, Ohio

Contact: Mark Kahn

(614) 325-9998

 

Garber Construction

PO Box 13641

Dayton, Ohio 45413

Contact: Dennis Garber

(937) 239-2717

 

Curtis Elliot Designs

5250 Franklin St

Hilliard, Ohio 43026

Contact: Glenn Doell

(614) 771-7978

 

Candace Greenblott Design

483 Old Mill Dr

Gahanna, Ohio 43230

Contact: Candy Greenblott

(614) 478-4880

 

 

PERSONAL

Reverend Susan Ritchie

1574 Franklin St

PO Box 541

Lewis Center, Ohio 43035

(740) 657-8081

 

Alan Witten

1339 Lincoln Rd

Grandview, Ohio 43212

Contact: Alan

(614) 488-4548

 

John Stewart

855 Bryn Mahr

Gahanna, Ohio 43230

Contact: John

(614) 933-8657

 

Eugene McShane

1243 Glenn Ave

Grandview, Ohio

Contact: Gene

(614) 486-1164