CannonDesign has hired Bob Donahue, MBA, ACHE, a seasoned healthcare professional with over 28 years of experience in executive operations for both Unity Health and Rochester Regional Health systems in Rochester, New York. Additionally, as vice president of the general contractor Pike Company, he also has experience overseeing strategic planning, business development and opportunity tracking.
Donahue has overseen over $750 million in construction during his career and his client-facing perspective will provide unique solutions in strategic planning, healthcare programming, patient outcomes, scope and project management. In addition to his construction experience, he is also well versed in supply chain logistics and hospital operations. He previously oversaw a $250-million hospital operations budget that included facilities and engineering, real estate, support services, surgical services, pharmacy and dialysis centers.
Donahue is a national writer and speaker on topics such as successful multi-million-dollar hospital renovations and expansions, system-wide logistics and operations, as well as the implementation of cost-reduction strategies.