Maintenance Open Discussion
Date: Wednesday, September 14th
Time: 3:15pm - 5:00pm
Location: Mt. Elbert B (2nd floor of Atrium Tower)

This session will help provide a means to find solutions to the many challenges facing you and share your ideas with colleagues. Some topics of discussion will be: 

                    State of the industry
                    State of Maintenance within the industry
                    Sourcing maintenance people
                    Maintenance Biggest issues
                    Maintenance trends
                    Maintenance into the future

Moderator: Zach Howell, CAMT, UPCS, LEED GA

Zach carries a Psychology degree from Oregon State University. He is a nationally Certified Apartment Maintenance Technician, LEED GA, and
Certified UPCS inspector carrying more than a 21 years of experience within the multifamily housing, development, and construction industries.
Zach is a valued advocate for the multifamily housing sector, serving as Subject Matter Expert for the National Apartment Association, Training
Director for The Apartment Maintenance Institute, and Community Education Faculty Member at Portland Community College. As the
recipient of the Apartment Community Excellence "Oregonian Civic Award" his dedication and devotion to the multifamily industry is apparent. Zach is
a highly respected and influential leader within the industry locally in the Northwest, but also garners national attention around the country with
numerous published articles and ongoing training engagements at all levels of multifamily housing professionals.