Chris Hornbeck AIA, AGC, DBIA

Director Construction Services, University of California, Office of the President

Chris Hornbeck is the Director of Construction Services and Chair of the Capital Programs Institute at the University of California, He has held his position at UCOP for seven years, with prior experience in the real world as an Architect, general contractor, and Fortune 500 owner’s representative. Chris is licensed as an Architect and general contractor in the state of California. He has been an advocate of collaborative highly integrated owner, designer, contractor relationships since designing and building a cabin as a kid with his father and grandfather in the 1970’s. Chris holds an undergraduate degree in Architecture from College of Environmental Design at UC Berkeley, and Masters in Business Administration from the Haas School of Business at the same institution. He still has not learned that being both the designer and builder really leaves no room for excuses.