John Carrillo CFM, IFMA Fellow
Immediate Past Chair of the International Facility Management Association (IFMA) John Carrillo, CFM, IFMA Fellow was appointed as chairman of the Global Facility Management Association’s (Global FM) board of directors in 2021.
Carrillo has more than 40 years of experience in facility management and corporate real estate at technology-related companies. As the Director, Planning, Design and Construction, West Region for AT&T, his responsibilities included project management oversight of 40 million square feet for the 13 western U.S. states and Guam. Over the course of his career, he has managed as many as 1,500 FM employees, developed strategic programs, built a missile factory, decommissioned a nuclear reactor and managed a large seismic retrofit project in the San Francisco Bay Area. He has presented courses on FM/real estate, quality processes and use of digitization in the workplace at the University of California at Berkeley, USA. His long-term involvement with IFMA, including serving on IFMA’s Global Board of Directors and on the IFMA Foundation Board of Trustees, earned him recognition as an IFMA Fellow in 2006.