Kerry Galbraith

Executive Director Capital Projects

University of Chicago

Kerry Galbraith serves as Executive Director, Capital Project Delivery for the University where he leads the capital projects team managing the design and construction of the University’s capital program. He works collaboratively and closely with a diverse constituency across campus to deliver on the University’s capital construction goals. He is part of the Senior Leadership Team for Facilities Services.

Kerry’s proven track record includes more than 30 years of experience in the planning, design, and construction of complex projects. As Associate Director at Skidmore Owings and Merrill, Kerry successfully managed design and construction support for major projects in the Middle East and Southeast Asian markets.

Kerry holds a Bachelor’s degree in Civil/Structural Engineering from the University of Auckland in New Zealand, and he is a licensed professional engineer in Washington, Illinois and New York. He is a forward thinker who brings strategic vision and mature direction as a leader.