Committee Mission

Improve the efficient, effective, and sustainable stewardship of federal facilities through research and advocacy of facility asset management best practices, fostering facility management educational and professional development opportunities, and addressing current and future facility management issues.


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Spotlight

Read an interview with COI Chair Lisa Cooley, Vice President of Federal Solutions with Gordian, on her leadership vision for the COI, what she’s looking forward to in the 2021 Virtual Facilities Management Workshop, and where she see the future of facility management headed in the post-pandemic world.

Read the interview on the SAME Bricks & Clicks blog

Community Chair

Lisa Cooley
Gordian

 

Community Vice-Chair

Michael Zapata

 

The COI is actively seeking Steering Committee members and liasions to other COIs, as well as volunteers for review of Facility Management Workshop proposal submissions.  Please reach out to the Chair or SAME staff to learn more.

Organization Structure

Geospatial Working GroupDavid Foster

Technology and Innovation Lead: Glady Singh

Management and Strategy Lead: Vacant

Operations and Maintenance LeadRigo Cisneros

Restoration and Modernization LeadJim Wink

Facility Management Workshop LeadJim Turner

Education Programs Lead: Vacant

Communications Lead: Carole Mahady

Post Liaison: Richard Polo

Tri-Services Working Group LiaisonBret Muilenberg

Stay Engaged

FAM Committee Upcoming Webinar
The "Spotification" of Tech Education: The Future of Geospatial Learning for Engineers

October 13, 2021
12:00 p.m. EDT
Duration: 1 hour | 1 PDH

Learn more and register for this webinar.


COI Meeting at Small Business Conference

November 18, 2021
12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. ET
Room B315, Georgia World Congress Center


Thanks to all who joined the webinar: Data Driven Decision Model. Download the presentation slides here.  View a recording of the presentation here.

For follow-up, contact the speaker at:
James D. Eselgroth, MS, PMP®
Data Scientist, Definitive Logic
3000 Wilson Blvd. Suite 250, Arlington, VA 22201 
definitivelogic.com | 210.347.6452 (M)

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Education Opportunities


Geospatial Working Group 

Vision: Extraordinary collaboration across basing, support and battlespaces enabled by Geospatial Engineers

Mission:  Provide a forum for Geospatial Engineering cross-functional support of DoD missions 

2018-2019 GWG Theme:  Innovation via Integration

Co-Chair Contact Info:

David Foster Garry Zettersten
830.837.3108 210.857.4535

 

  • Civil Works 
  • Basingspace (Installation Geospatial Information  and Services (IGI&S)) 
  • Support Space 
  • Battlespace 
    -Expeditionary Basing Lifecycle Management 
  • GEOINT Support

Webinar: filling the Facility Management (FM) Talent Pipeline through SkillsUSA

Date: February 19, 2020. 1:00 p.m. EST

Register Here

Spring 2018 Topics on Tap

11 April 2018: New National Datum 2022

20 June 2018: DOD Installations Spatial Data Governance- Improving Installation Lifecycle Management

Read more…

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