Charlotte, NC, December 11, 2009 --(PR.com
)-- FreemanWhite (www.freemanwhite.com), an architectural, engineering, interior design and consulting services firm for healthcare organizations worldwide, has announced that Alan Holley, PE, former southeast regional director for the firm’s engineering consulting services, has been named Director of Engineering at the firm. As director of engineering, Holley will be responsible for the overall leadership of FreemanWhite’s engineering studio, including engineering consulting as well as electrical, mechanical and plumbing design services. With emphasis on front-end system master planning and finding solutions to campus infrastructure issues, he will work closely with owners and FreemanWhite project designers early in the schematic design phase to develop energy efficient, functional, code compliant and financially affordable mechanical and electrical systems.
“I am excited to begin serving the firm in this new capacity,” said Holley. “FreemanWhite aims to provide top-quality engineering solutions for our clients and I look forward to contributing to our firm’s innovative strategies in this new role.”
- Holley is assuming the director of engineering position after Martin King, PE, LEED AP announced that he would take a sabbatical before returning to the firm in another capacity.
- Holley has 25 years of experience in healthcare facilities management. He came to FreemanWhite in 2005 after 20 years with WakeMed in Raleigh and is a Certified Healthcare Facility Manager.
- Holley graduated with a bachelor’s in industrial engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta, Ga. He later earned a Master of Business Administration from Campbell University in Buies Creek, N.C. He is a fellow in the American College of Healthcare Executives, a retired Air Force Lt. Col. and former engineering Squadron Commander.
FreemanWhite provides architectural, engineering, interior design and consulting services for healthcare and senior living organizations worldwide. Founded in 1892, the firm has offices in Charlotte, N.C., Raleigh, N.C. and San Diego, Calif. and employs more than 130 professionals. FreemanWhite has received numerous awards and recognitions, including being ranked as the largest North Carolina architectural firm in by the Charlotte Business Journal, and the best architecture firm to work for nationally in 2009 by Modern Healthcare. The firm also received the Gold Standard of Design Award from the University of Stirling for The Lodge at Buckshaw Retirement Community. For more information, please visit www.freemanwhite.com or call (704) 523-2230.
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