Mark Konchar, 38

August 11, 2010

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Mark Konchar, 38



VP, business acquisition

Balfour Beatty, Fairfax, Va.

EDUCATION

BAE, PhD, architectural engineering, Pennsylvania State University

PROFESSIONAL CREDENTIALS

LEED AP

ACCOMPLISHMENTS

Leads 35-person Business Acquisition group at the firm (2007 total billings: $2.33 billion, according to BD+C's Giants 300). Group's billings: $700 million.

Oversees preconstruction/estimating, purchasing, and marketing, as well as integrated project groups, which he started in 2003.

Leading design-build advocate, researcher.

Heading up firm's BIM initiatives.

RECENT PROJECTS

Pentagon Memorial, Arlington, Va.

Walter Reed National Military Medical Center (joint venture), Bethesda, Md.

EXTRACURRICULAR

Co-founder, Project Delivery Institute. Organization designs, develops educational materials and seminars focused on project delivery.

Co-author, Selecting Project Delivery Systems (1999).

Past chair, Design-Build Institute of America's education committee.

OFF THE CLOCK

Favorite vacation: skiing in Chamonix, France.

Coaches girls' youth ice hockey team.

SECRET LIFE

Played in Canada's World Pond Hockey Championship (2007, 2008).