INKANA Development | 3036 Independence Drive | Homewood, Alabama 35209 | o. 205.324.7676

John Blackwell

Partner / Co-Founder


3036 Independence Drive
Birmingham, AL 35223
o. 205-324-7676 x 3


John Blackwell has over five decades of experience working with universities, foundations, hospital systems, and municipalities in the planning, designing, and construction phases of projects. While helping to establish the company’s mission, vision, and goals, he has guided INKANA into one of the Southeast’s premiere healthcare development companies with relationships and clients spanning 30+ years. As Auburn University’s President, Pro Tempore, and chair of the Properties and Facilities Committee, he established a comprehensive Campus Master Plan, the first ever Character and Image study, and was responsible for multiple other projects in excess of $1 Billion.