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Douglas Carney, AIA, MBA, Senior Vice President, Real Estate, Facilities, and Operations

Douglas CarneyAs Senior Vice President of Real Estate, Facilities and Operations, Douglas Carney, AIA, MBA, is responsible for overseeing all facility development, real estate operations, facilities planning and design, space utilization, facilities operations and engineering, and major construction projects across Brigham Health.

He joined Brigham Health in October 2019, and previously served as senior vice president for Facilities, Real Estate and Capital Program at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHoP). While at CHoP, he collaborated with senior leadership and the board in successfully planning and leading an extensive expansion of the hospital’s main campus and its network. He also served as a non-voting member of the Finance and Capital Program Committee and Buildings and Grounds Sub-committee of the CHoP Board of Trustees.

An architect for over 35 years, Carney has worked in both private practice and as a partner at Sustainable Program Management, a firm focused on real estate, design and construction for the public sector. For more than three decades, he has gained extensive experience with contract management, site analysis, master planning, feasibility and zoning studies, space needs, program development, code analysis and compliance studies, and project scheduling. Earlier in his career, Carney served in facilities and real estate leadership roles in the Jefferson Health System and at the University of Pennsylvania.

Carney graduated from Carnegie Mellon University and earned a master’s in business administration from Eastern University.


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