Faculty Profile:

Jennifer Christmann FACHEFormer Director of Facilities Planning & DevelopmentUniversity of Kentucky Healthcare

Jennifer Christmann, FACHE, is the former Director of Facilities Planning & Development for the University of Kentucky Healthcare System, which is building a phased $800M replacement patient tower. Christmann has more than 15 years of prior experience in pediatric healthcare that includes establishing a network of satellite outpatient centers up to 180 miles from a main campus, oversight of a hospital's ambulatory services program, and built and implemented the Support Services Group Purchasing Program for a national business alliance of 41 children's hospitals. Christmann focus includes the ambulatory arena of the healthcare system as she has worked within the system to establish and implement standards, including space, finishes, equipment, processes, for this area. She serves as the interface between the design teams, general contractors, and user groups to implement the established standards in planning and execution of master planning, building and/or renovation projects.