Aaron will head up the new department in UBC Okanagan (UBCO) as the Director for Infrastructure Development. He has been an important part of the Infrastructure Development team in Vancouver for a long time and will bring his solid project management expertise along with his deep understanding of how UBC works to the Okanagan campus.
Aaron has over 20 years of experience in construction project management, and prior to joining UBC, held senior project management positions in the public and private sector. His experience includes large-scale institutional, industrial, commercial and residential projects throughout British Columbia.
Aaron holds a Masters of Applied Science degree in Civil Engineering from UBC, specializing in Construction and Project Management. His research focused on project delivery and contract strategy selection for district energy projects. Aaron is a member of the Applied Science Technologists and Technicians of BC, and a Canadian Construction Association Gold Seal Certified Project Manager.
Aaron will be sorely missed in Vancouver and a search is commencing immediately to fill his role as Director, Project Services in UBC Vancouver’s Infrastructure Development.