Advisory Board Member:

Ann McGauran AIA, MMHC

Executive Director of Tenant Services and Facility Management

State of Tennessee Real Estate Asset Management, Department of General Services

Healthcare Design Work

Healthcare and Real Estate have been the connecting themes throughout Ann’s professional career. She has provided strategy, planning, design, standards, way finding, and owner representation for healthcare facilities around the country. Her tenure on staff at Vanderbilt University Medical Center also included healthcare operations process improvement for several service lines and teaching for the Schools of Medicine and Nursing.


About Ann

Ann is the Executive Director for the State of Tennessee Real Estate Asset Management. In her role she acts as the landlord for ~9.6 million sq. ft. and oversees the teams that provide tenant services, facility management, parking, and policy and records management.


Education & Credentials

Auburn University, Bachelor of Architecture
Vanderbilt University, Master of Management in Healthcare

American Institute of Architects (AIA), Member
International Facilities Management Association (IFMA), Member
CoreNet Global, Member
Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM), Member
Vanderbilt School of Nursing, previously Adjunct Faculty

Publications - Discharge Huddle Outfitted with Mobile Technology Improves Efficiency of Transitioning Stroke Patients into Follow-Up Care;  American Journal of Medical Quality 1062860613510964, first published on December 6, 2013


Fun Fact

I love to travel the world and have had the pleasure of visiting almost 20 countries around the world. It started with the wonderful summer vacations of my childhood when we would travel the continental US in a station wagon pulling a pop-up camper.