The Design and Construction Office plans and implements new construction and renovation projects for the Diocese of Orlando. The staff oversees strategic planning, real estate acquisitions/divestitures, property development, facility assessments and energy management consultation services for diocesan schools, parishes and entities. The office seeks to yield operational savings, implement green initiatives, establish objective standards for the evaluation and management of professional consultants and develop a comprehensive and systematic approach to the organization’s design and construction bidding programs.

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Darryl G. Podunavac
Senior Director of Design, Construction and Facility Maintenance Services 


Rick Baker
Facilities Director


Scott Fergerson
Real Estate Manager


Kathy Cook
Assistant, Design, Construction and Facility Maintenance Services