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As an integral member of JLL Public Institution’s leadership team, Ron provides program guidance for all of JLL’s Higher Education efforts.
Ron is a seasoned executive with over 30 years of experience in the facility and operations management industry. Over the years, he has held significant leadership positions overseeing facility operations including all aspects of facility management for higher education, retail management and K-12. Prior to joining JLL, Ron served as Region Vice President of Operations for Higher Education with Sodexo in Chicago. He managed a division of more than 4,200 employees and worked closely with key decision makers, presidents and CFOs of major corporations, universities and private independent schools. His responsibilities included oversight of 45 facilities maintenance accounts, 8 sports and leisure accounts and 61 food service accounts with an annual revenue totaling over $272 million. Prior to Sodexo, Ron was with the Sears Holding Corporation, working in various senior management positions in operations and facilities management.
Education and Affiliations
Ron Gregory holds a bachelor's and master's degrees in business from the University of California. He serves as an advisory board member of the Presidential Committee of Ottawa College in Kansas and Arizona.