Joshua Brackett PE, SASHE, CHFM

System Regulatory Director, Facilities Operations, Banner Health

Josh offers numerous perspectives on Healthcare Facilities Management due to his diverse background. Starting his career in fire protection design at a national engineering firm, Josh gained a strong foundation in codes and standards. He leveraged this technical expertise to build relationships across the nation at ASHE through his work with the Sustainability and Regulatory Affairs Committees. Later transitioning to a fire protection contracting company, Josh developed regulatory processes and procedures for hospitals across Arkansas and bordering states. As the on-site Special Projects Manager, Josh leads Joint Commission & Regulatory Compliance, Energy Management, and Process Improvement at Arkansas' largest healthcare organization, Baptist Health. Josh also co-founded Legacy FM, a company focused on developing training programs for facilities management teams that empower the men and women that keep our buildings running. A licensed fire protection engineer, Senior status at ASHE, and a CHFM, Josh is ASHE Faculty for ASHE's Energy to Care Educational Programs, an active committee member of ASHE's Regulatory Affairs Committee, NFPA's Health Care Code & Standards Review Committee, Several NFPA Committees, and serves on several projects for the NFPA Research Foundation.