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  Health Care Institute Leadership Team Member
  Bill Howden
  William “Bill” Howden is Director of Facilities and Master Campus Planning for Hennepin Healthcare. He has more than 18 years of experience in managing large facility capital, real estate, and facility operations. IFMA awarded him with an Exceptional New Building Award and the Facility Practitioner of the Year award in Minnesota.

Bill has practiced real estate as a licensed professional, earned three degrees including architectural studies, and facilities management, and a dual executive master’s degree in real estate and construction management. He is also certified in Healthcare Facilities Planning and Design, Facility Management, and Data Center Design.

In addition, he has served on the IFMA Minneapolis/St. Paul chapter’s board as co-chair of programs, vice president and past-president, among other roles. Bill also founded and served as president for the regional HCI Midwest council, which provides local healthcare professionals access to HCI education and national seminars.

Bill notes that he has a passion for serving as an advocate for education and working to advance healthcare facilities.