Donald Sundgren

Associate Vice President and Chief Facilities Officer

University of Virginia


Don Sundgren was a featured speaker at HEFF 2017. Check out his session here.


Don Sundgren is Associate Vice President and Chief Facilities Officer for the University of Virginia with responsibility for construction, operations and maintenance, energy and utilities, and associated support services. He formerly served as president of Watkins Engineers & Constructors, Dillingham Construction and Swinerton Builders NW. Overall Don spent more than 35 years in the construction industry in a variety of positions while providing engineering and construction services to national and international markets including manufacturing, health care, education, commercial buildings, and infrastructure. Don is a graduate and distinguished alumnus of the University of Cincinnati with BS and MS degrees in civil engineering and served on the faculty of Purdue University.