Assistant Director (University Program Manager, 3224)
Jay Blauser and his team, under guidance of the director of Facilities- Planning & Construction (FPC), work to manage the University's capital project process, which includes all construction, renovation and related contract activities. He joined the UNC Pembroke "Braves Team" in February 2014 as the campus’s first sustainability director and chief sustainability officer before transferring to FPC.
Prior to serving at UNC Pembroke, he has 17 years of experience as capital project coordinator (CPC), maintenance supervisor, sustainability director and energy manager. This included a six-year tour of duty in the U.S. Air Force overseeing maintenance. He is accredited by both the U.S. Green Building Council as LEED AP BD+C and the Green Building Initiative as a Green Globes Professional (GGP); a certified sustainability manager, stormwater BMP maintenance inspector, firefighter (Level 1 & 2) and licensed EMT. Completed orientation training for the State/UNC System CPC, Interscope and Primavera. He holds degrees in Architectural Technology (A.A.S.), Criminal Justice (B.S.) and Human Resources Development (M.A.) from Fayetteville Technical Community College, Fayetteville State University and Webster University, respectively.