As the Vice President of Real Estate and Facilities for Drexel University, Donald E. Moore is responsible for providing strategic master planning, general management and professional direction for all of the University's buildings and properties. He maintains oversight of the departments within Real Estate and Facilities, including business operations, environmental health and safety, facilities management, planning, design and construction, real estate and lease management, and transportation. Moore also serves as the President of Academic Properties, Inc., Drexel's wholly owned, non-profit real estate subsidiary.
Moore has over 35 years of experience in facilities and operations management, master planning, real estate development, and executive leadership. Prior to Drexel, Moore led Rowan University's facilities and operations during the largest and most sustained growth period in the university's history, implementing approximately $700 million in capital projects. Before that, he served for five years as associate vice president for facilities and operations at Stockton University, where he led the development of three satellite campus locations. Moore has extensive experience with commercial high-rise building development, and prior to his work at universities, he served in a variety of facilities and real estate management and consulting roles in both the public and private sectors.
Moore serves on the boards of several community and development organizations in the region, including Habitat for Humanity Philadelphia and the Urban Land Institute's University Development & Innovation Council and Philadelphia Advisory Board. He is an active member of many professional organizations, including the Society for College and University Planning International, the Construction Management Association of America, and the Urban Land Institute.
Moore earned a bachelor of science degree in Construction Management/Civil Engineering from Bradley University and an MBA from Stockton University.