Frank Burchi

Director of Site Operations

“Aligned’s capability to deliver multi-megawatt capacity quickly and efficiently, wherever customers need it, sets it apart from other providers in the industry. This, coupled with a client-centric vision and a culture focused on innovation, acceptance and growth, were the key drivers that propelled me to join the Aligned Energy team.”

 

Frank has more 30 years of experience in managing the operation and maintenance of mission-critical infrastructure in multiple data centers and markets across the U.S.  As the Director of Site Operations for Aligned Energy, he is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the company’s data center facilities, as well as working closely with design and construction teams in the planning and delivery of new sites. Frank manages the development and monitoring of MOPs, SOOs and PMs for all state-of-the-art, critical systems and equipment to ensure a constant state of readiness and uptime.

Prior to Aligned Energy, Frank founded BZK Consulting and completed multiple data center projects for Digital Realty Trust (NYSE: DLR) as well as Turner Construction under the entity.  Before BZK, he served as the National Director of Technical Operations for Digital Realty, where he oversaw a technical operations team that operated  51 mission-critical facilities totaling 13 million square feet across North America. Prior to this role, he managed 14 mission-critical facilities as Digital’s West Region Director of Technical Operations. Before joining Digital Realty, Frank was the Mission Critical Infrastructure Manager for AT&T, overseeing seven enterprise hosting data centers across the West region, after serving as the company’s Project Manager / Building Supervisor and Building Technician.  He began his career as the Foreman Electrician at M&M Electric.