Doug Kitlar is the Director of Facility Management with GEF Seniors Housing in Edmonton AB since 2005. He is responsible for all building maintenance, capital upgrades, and new construction for the organization. This includes over 2.5 million square feet over 41 buildings providing over 3,600 housing units for low and moderate income seniors within the city of Edmonton. GEF Seniors Housing has undergone 3 major new construction projects plus 2 complete rebuilds of existing buildings; Doug has been directly involved in all of these projects. He also oversees capital improvements to the existing buildings for upgrade projects such as roofing, windows, fire alarm systems, etc.
Doug has been an active member of the International Facility Management Association (IFMA) since 2011 and currently serves on the IFMA Northern Alberta Chapter board of directors. Doug Kitlar is a Certified Facility Manager with more than 25 years of facility management experience complemented by a construction trade background.