IFMA Names Chief Operating Officer

September 17, 2018

The International Facility Management Association (IFMA) has named Don Gilpin chief operating officer (COO) beginning the week of Sept. 17, 2018. Gilpin has served as IFMA’s interim COO since February 5, 2018.

 “For the better part of this year, Don has led IFMA’s operations through some big changes, while contributing to an operational culture that promotes value for our members, partners and collaborators,” said IFMA board chair Graham Tier. “In doing so, he has earned the trust and respect of staff and the global board. I’m confident that IFMA’s operations are in good hands.”

Prior to joining IFMA, Gilpin served as the executive director and COO at the Custom Electronic Design and Installation Association in Indianapolis, IN.

About IFMA
Formed in 1980, the International Facility Management Association (IFMA) is an international association for professional facility managers, supporting more than 19,000 members in 60 countries. To learn more, visit