April 1, 2013 (COLUMBUS) Jeff Westhoven of Columbus has been named Chief of Facility and Program Services for the Ohio Facilities Construction Commission (OFCC). Westhoven currently serves as a Deputy Director for the Ohio Department of Administrative Services (DAS), overseeing the General Services Division.
The announcement was made by OFCC Executive Director Richard Hickman, who said, “'Jeff has a significant background in both government management and in facilities construction. He played an important role in the passage of construction reform in 2011 and in the 2012 establishment of this agency. We believe he is the perfect fit for this agency and this position."
Westhoven has served with DAS since 1994, holding the position of Chief Administrator for the office of Procurement Services, and Energy Coordinator for the Office of Energy Services. His duties at the OFCC will include administration of the communications, legislative, and energy services areas, along with development and integration of grants programs.
He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from Notre Dame University and a Masters in Business Administration from Franklin University.