Owner Representative
NEO Chapter

Caring for Healthcare

Demands on healthcare organizations are growing. They’re expected to deliver better outcomes, for more patients, with less money. So, how can Sodexo help? We create safe, caring, productive environments. Help people (patients & staff members) live healthier lifestyles. And contribute to the health and development of local communities. We are leading the healthcare industry through massive changes in regulations, patient expectations and funding challenges.

University Hospitals / Sodexo Healthcare
3999 Richmond Road

Beachwood, Ohio 44122

Partner Contact

Joe Kapitan, AIA, NCARB

Joe currently serves as a Director of Design and Construction for University Hospitals / Sodexo Healthcare. Joe and his team are responsible for planning and executing healthcare construction projects for UH using a proactive, risk management based approach and a suite of tools designed to control cost, schedule and quality. Joe holds a Bachelor of Architecture from Notre Dame and a Master of Science in Operations Management from the University of Arkansas. He is a registered architect and military veteran with decades of experience in both design and construction roles and a passion for the owner’s representative role. Since 2014, he has focused his owner’s rep work in the healthcare sector, completing successful projects for clients Southwest General Health Center, Allegheny Health Network and University Hospitals..

Team Development

  • Team Selection
  • Team Organization
  • Team Communication Methods


  • Design Assist
  • Colocation – Construction
  • Comprehensive Risk Analysis


  • Shared Risk Reward
  • Transparent Financial Models
  • Speed-to-Market