Douglas Erickson, FASHE, CHFM, HFDP, CHC
CEO, Facility Guidelines Institute
Doug Erickson is CEO of the Facility Guidelines Institute (FGI), the not-for-profit organization responsible for revising and publishing the Guidelines for Design and Construction documents and whose mission is to produce consensus-based guidelines for hospitals, outpatient facilities, and residential health, care and support facilities. Doug is a founding board member of FGI and was chair of the Health Guidelines Revision Committee revision for the 2018, 2014, and 2010 editions and vice-chair of the 1987, 1992/93, 1996/97, 2001, and 2006 editions. Doug provides expertise in health care facility planning, design, and construction with more than 40 years of industry experience. In addition to his work with FGI, Doug has been a health care facility manager, consultant, authority having jurisdiction, and the principal advocate representing the AHA/ASHE membership on national codes, standards, and built environment committees.