Layton Construction has appointed Boone Hellmann to its board of directors. He will offer insights to the company based on his 30 years of experience from the owner's side, where he helped select and administer billions of dollars' worth of construction projects. Hellmann currently consults for design professionals and contractors through his firm, Hellmann Consulting Group. He recently retired from the University of California, San Diego, after almost thirty years of service as the associate vice chancellor for facilities design and construction and the campus architect. During his tenure, Hellmann oversaw the design and construction of approximately 12 million square feet of new space capital improvements valued at more than $4.5 billion.