John Koontz (Director, Project Management Education of Mechanical Contractors Association of America)

John Koontz

Director, Project Management Education of Mechanical Contractors Association of America

John Koontz has over 30 years of experience in the mechanical industry, including contracting, academics, and consulting. A former tenured associate professor at Purdue University, Koontz founded and directed Purdue’s Mechanical Construction Management Specialization Program and MCAA’s first student chapter. Additionally, Koontz has worked with MCAA contractors for 15 years in a variety of positions, including Project Engineer and Estimator, Project Manager, and Senior Project Manager. Koontz’s family heritage of long-term UA family members provides a sincere and deep-rooted pride, interest, and concern for the future success and survival of all parties involved in union mechanical construction.