National Director for Hospital Design And Construction, Kaiser Permanente
Joe has spent the past 44 years in health care facilities design and construction management, the past 26 with Kaiser Permanente. He is currently the National Director of Hospital Design & Construction managing the development of the Kaiser Permanente’s inpatient portfolio. Joe has extensive experience in planning, design and construction of major hospital projects, continually improving KP’s quality standards and reducing total cost by introducing industry-leading design and project delivery tools and methodologies. Prior to his role as National Director, Joe led teams responsible for the implementation of three of Kaiser Permanente’s Template Hospitals in Irvine, Anaheim, and San Diego California. Joe began his career in healthcare facilities design and construction management in Houston, Texas then moved to California. Joe has a Bachelor of Architecture degree from the University of Houston and is a licensed architect in California.