EYP, an architecture and engineering firm, has promoted Mark Vaughan, AIA, FACHA, to director of medical planning. In this newly created role, Vaughan will champion best practices, knowledge-sharing, and skills development. Vaughan has been with EYP for nearly 30 years and most recently served as managing principal for the Dallas office. His expertise includes campus and facility master planning, as well as the architectural design of numerous multi-phased renovation projects. Vaughan specializes in the design of patient- and family-centered care environments, with specific interest in the planning and design principles that foster patient safety and lean architecture.

He has worked on Nemours Children’s Hospital, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Hackensack Meridian Health, UC Health, UNC REX Healthcare, and CHRISTUS Health. Vaughan holds a bachelor’s degree in environmental design from Texas A&M University and a master’s degree in architecture from the University of Houston.