Associate Vice President for Facilities Operations
Keith Woodward is starting his 28th year at Quinnipiac University and currently manages 190 employees, 3.1 million square feet, and over 750 acres in two towns in Connecticut. Keith serves as the co-chair of the Emergency Management Team at the University. Keith sits on both the Facilities and University-wide safety committee, as well works on a three-member committee to manage operational risk in the area of workers compensation and general liability.
Keith was President of the Eastern Region of APPA in 2009, currently co-chairs APPA’s Thought Leader Series, and he was awarded the Rex Dillow award (best article published in Facilities Manager magazine) for the article he authored called “Facilities and School Security”. Keith managed a 40” snow storm in 2013. In 2015, Keith served as moderator of APPA’s “Triumph Over Active Shooting: Be Facilities Ready” in conjunction with representatives from Sandy Hook, Columbine, and Virginia Tech.