mark konchar

SVP at Balfour Beatty
PhD, DBIA, LEED, Centreville, Virginia
United States

Serves as Innovation Lead for the US business. Mark earned his BAE and PhD in Architectural Engineering from Penn State University. In 2010, he was named a Centennial Fellow by Penn State University’s Department of Architectural Engineering for his exceptional contributions during the department’s first 100 years, and potential to make significant contributions during the second century. And, was one of Building Design + Construction’s “40 under 40” (2009). He has been directly involved with a number of industry-leading research projects and is the author of several published articles and reports, including his co-authorship of the book, "Selecting Project Delivery Systems" and “Change Your Space, Change Your Culture”. He is a Designated Design-Build Professional (DBIA) and a LEED Accredited Professional. Mark is immediate past Chairman of the board of directors for the Lean Construction Institute, and is a Certified Core Clarity instructor.