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John V. Zahor

Assistant Vice President for Facilities Management

University of Maryland, Baltimore County

Owner - Organization


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Current Committee(s)
Board of Directors, Chapter Leadership Committee, CHBWD-MD/DC Chapter, Conference Committee, Eligible Voter
OTI Instructor Bio
John is the Assistant Vice President of Facilities Management at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC). He is responsible for managing the periodic maintenance, repair and replacement and the day-to-day operations of the campus facilities, including all mechanical, electrical, plumbing, central plant, elevators, building envelopes, interior finishes & furnishings, campus landscaping, roads and public works, and the facility vehicle fleet. He is also responsible for providing small project upgrades.

John previously served at UMBC as Director of Operations and Maintenance and Associate Director of Design & Construction.

John brings over 30 years of experience in design, construction management, and owners representation on a wide variety of educational, institutional, laboratory research and healthcare facilities, including the $230 million USAMRICD Army Corp of Engineers Research Building Project at Aberdeen Proving Grounds, the $180 million NIH Bio-Medical Research Center at Johns Hopkins and the $100 million Healthcare Financing Administration Headquarters in Woodlawn, MD.

John is an active volunteer leader for the Construction Owners Association of America (COAA), serving currently as President of the Board of Directors and previously as part of the Maryland/Washington D.C. chapter leadership team.
OTI Courses Taught
Schedule Management