Chad E. Beebe, AIA CHFM, CFPS, CBO, FASHE
Deputy Executive Director of Advocacy, ASHE
Chad E. Beebe, AIA, FASHE, is a registered architect, a Certified Fire Protection Specialist, a Certified Healthcare Facility Manager, and a Certified Building Official. He is deputy executive director for advocacy for the American Society for Healthcare Engineering (ASHE) of the American Hospital Association. Chad serves on many national panels and committees that develop regulations for the design and construction of health care facilities, including the National Fire Protection Association’s Standards Council and the Health Guidelines Revision Committee (HGRC), the multidisciplinary body responsible for updating the Guidelines for Design and Construction of Hospitals and Outpatient Facilities. Chad has experience as the authority having jurisdiction (AHJ) for the Washington State Department of Health and managed its Construction Review Services program. He was honored by receiving ASHE’s Regional Leader Award and became the first AHJ to receive a leadership award from the American Hospital Association.