Donald Procz to lead Northeast Healthcare Buildings Business at WSP USA
Senior vice president brings more than three decades of engineering experience, with a primary focus on serving the healthcare sector.
NEW YORK— Donald Procz has been named Property and Buildings healthcare business lead in the Northeast Region at WSP USA, a leading engineering and professional services consultancy. He will serve the firm’s healthcare projects in throughout the Northeast.
Procz arrives at his new senior vice president role with 34 years of engineering experience, mostly in the healthcare sector. He is will be responsible for growing WSP’s presence in the healthcare market in New York and the Mid-Atlantic District, which covers New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Delaware.
“Don brings extensive experience in the healthcare market and we look forward to expanding our property & buildings team and projects in the Northeast,” said Bernie McNeilly, Northeast Region president for WSP USA. “His healthcare leadership arrives at an exciting time for the firm as we continue to expand our business lines and client services within the region.”
Procz is the former co-founder and owner of The Procz Group, a regional engineering firm that specialized at providing mechanical-electrical-plumbing (MEP) services to clients in the science and technology and healthcare sectors. Four years ago, his company merged with another regional engineering firm, where he led the firm’s engineers and designers in the healthcare market. Since 1987 he has worked in the healthcare, education, and science and technology sectors as a senior engineer, MEP leader and project manager. Procz has lectured at healthcare events and has written articles focused on key healthcare topics, including USP (United States Pharmacopeia) pharmacy design, operating room compliance, system resiliency and adaptive reuse.
Procz graduated from The Pennsylvania State University with a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering, and LaSalle University with a master’s degree in business administration. He is a registered engineer in multiple states, and an accredited professional for U.S. Green Buildings Council’s LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) program. Procz is a member of the American Society for Healthcare Engineering; sits on the Strategic Alliance Committee for the Association of Medical Facility Professionals, New York City Chapter; and is a member of the Healthcare Facility Managers Association, New Jersey and Delaware Valley Chapters.
WSP USA is the largest pure-play healthcare engineering firm in North America. The firm provides healthcare engineering and advisory services for projects that include major acute hospitals, cancer centers, children’s hospitals, mental health units and healthcare-related research facilities.
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