with a great deal of sadness that the Health Care Institute
shares the passing of Todd Wilkening on June 11.
Most recently Wilkening had served as
principal of FMAdvantage LLC, but his career in healthcare
spanned more than 35 years of working directly with owners in
property, facilities and construction management. For 19 years,
he worked as facilities director at Ridgeview Medical Center in
Wilkeningís passion for the facilities
management industry was well known by colleagues. He was a
frequent contributor to industry publications, speaker at
leading events, and a loyal member of the International
Facilities Management Association and its Health Care Institute.
He was a mentor to many within the industry and eager to serve
as a resource on industry best practices.
Wilkening has been a dedicated member of the
HCI board and its predecessor, the IFMA Health Care Council,
since the groupís founding. His
roles included service as vice president of research for HCI,
leading initiatives such as its
benchmarking report. More
recently he served as research and outreach chair for HCI
The Wilkening family is holding A Celebration
of Life for Todd Wilkening on June 23 at 1 p.m., at Grace
Lutheran Church located at 7800 150th Street West, Apple Valley,
MN 55124. Cards may be sent to Laurie Wilkening, 14610 Hanover
Lane, Apple Valley, MN 55124.
In honor of Wilkeningís many years of service,
HCI extends its condolences to his family, colleagues and