AOD Chairman/CEO selected for U.S. Department Industry Advisory Panel

Harvey L. Kornbluh, Chairman/CEO, Associated Owners & Developers (AOD) has been selected by the U.S. Department of State to be a member of the Overseas Buildings Operations Industry Advisory Panel. The Committee was formed under the Federal Advisory Committee Act to work with Charles E. Williams, Director/COO of the State Department, Overseas Buildings Operations. Kornbluh will be serving a two-year term.

The Panel will advise in areas such as research and development, design, construction, the environment, seismic issues, emergency operations, security, planning and development, and banking and finance.

Associated Owners & Developers (AOD) is an organization dedicated to the needs of owners and developers involved in the construction process. Its mission is to support the interests of owners and developers while encouraging participation and cooperation among individuals and organizations who support the design, development and construction of projects.

For more information regarding the Overseas Buildings Operations Industry Advisory Panel, please contact Sandra Piech, U.S.Department of State at 703-516-1968. For more information regarding Associated Owners & Developers, please go to the Construction Channel via and tag onto Associated Owners & Developers or call Terry at 703-734-2397, e-mail: