Joe AgronAssociate Publisher, AS&U

Joe Agron is editor-in-chief/associate publisher of American School & University. For 90 years, AS&U has been the leading education facilities/business publication serving the nation’s school and university facilities and operations professionals, as well as education architects and engineers. Joe has guided AS&U’s editorial direction for 30 years and has helped influence and shape current national school infrastructure issues. Besides being referenced by such national press as The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, USA Today, US News & World Report, ABC News, NBC News and CNN, Joe has authored a number of industry-exclusive reports and assisted with the introduction of the Education Infrastructure Act of 1994. His “Facilities Impact on Learning” series of special reports won national acclaim and helped bring the poor condition of the nation’s schools to the attention of many in the U.S. Congress, U.S. Department of Education and the White House. He is a three-time recipient of the prestigious Jesse H. Neal Award—which is the equivalent to the Pulitzer Prize for business journalism. Joe has participated on a number of industry panels, including serving as a senior advisor to the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) on its “Safe Schools” manual; on a committee funded by the U.S. Department of Energy to explore challenges faced by the nation’s education institutions in regards to energy management, indoor air quality and a host of environmental issues; and on the review panel for the ASBO/National Clearinghouse for Educational Facilities “Maintenance and Operations Guidelines and Practices in Schools Guide.”

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