Our Mission

The mission of Facilities Management is to provide and maintain physical facilities which meet the current and future needs of the Des Moines University community, in support of the overall mission of the University. Facilities Management is responsible for the operation and maintenance of the campus and university owned properties. Services include plant operations and maintenance, environmental services, grounds maintenance, conference room setup and office move management. Facilities Management also manages University fleet vehicles, ID badge issuance and Security services.

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Our Staff

John Harris, Des Moines University Facilities Management John Harris
Director of Facilities Management
Philip Baughman, Des Moines University Facilities Management Philip Baughman
Campus Services Manager
Frank Aldridge, Des Moines University Facilities Management Frank Aldridge
Custodial Manager
Debra Ades, Des Moines University Facilities Management Debra Ades
Custodian
Luma Alnods, Des Moines University Facilities Management Luma Alnods
Housekeeping
Alexander Cordle, Des Moines University Facilities Management Alexander Cordle
Maintenance Tech
Flora Cortez, Des Moines University Facilities Management Flora Cortez
Day Custodial Supervisor
Aaron Hicks
Custodian
Leigh Lettington, Des Moines University Facilities Management Leigh Lettington
Facilities Office Administrator
Jason Meerdink, Des Moines University Facilities Management Jason Meerdink
Groundskeeper
Lania Payne, Des Moines University Facilities Management Lania Payne
Custodian
Tyler Pfannebecker
Groundskeeper
Mike Riley, Des Moines University Facilities Management Mike Riley
Building and Grounds Manager
Lenny Seyler, Des Moines University Facilities Management Lenny Seyler
HVAC Technician
Ryan Strum, Des Moines University Facilities Management Ryan Strum
Mail Carrier
Ashlee Waddell, Des Moines University Facilities Management Ashlee Waddell
Administrative Assistant
Kyle Wetterling, Des Moines University Facilities Management Kyle Wetterling
HVAC Technician
Will Winder, Des Moines University Facilities Management Will Winder
Custodian
Charles Wood, Des Moines University Facilities Management Charles Wood
Evening Custodial Supervisor
James Yacko, Des Moines University Facilities Management James Yacko
Maintenance Tech
Kristofer Yule, Des Moines University Facilities Management Kristofer Yule
Maintenance Tech

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