Management Team

Karen Singer, Assistant Vice President for Facilities Planning & Operations
931-598-1890
 
Responsible for campus facilities, utilities, and grounds. Manages facilities maintenance, operations, projects, and the campus master plan.  
 
Melissa Burnette, Business Manager
931-598-1171
 
Provides management for the business functions for the department including management of the rental properties and motorpool operations.
 
Delores Taylor, Building Services Manager
931-598-1427
             
Provides custodial and sets and events services for all campus facilities. Custodial Services is organized into teams that are assigned specific academic, administrative, and residential life facilities. In addition to performing daily custodial services, (cleaning, trash disposal, sweeping, vacuuming, dusting) custodians periodically strip and wax floors, clean furniture and blinds, and deep clean carpets. The sets and events team delivers a myriad of items, sets up for events and meetings, and provides general support for custodial services.
 
 
Marty Hawkins, Capital Equipment and Special Projects Manager
931-598-1849
mahawkin@sewanee.edu

Manages special projects and the purchasing, replacement, and maintenance of dormitory and classroom furniture as well as special equipment.  
 
William Shealy, Superintendent of Landscape Planning & Operations
931-598-1453

Maintains campus grounds and athletic fields. Teams with Domain Manager to maintain campus forest and natural resources.

Jeff Mallory, Mechanical Trades Manager
931-598-1576
 
Provides Operations and Maintenance support for heating, air conditioning, and plumbing systems. Responsible for emergency response, preventive maintenance, trouble calls, after hours calls, and in-house/contract projects.
 
Greg Rollins, Trades Manager
931-598-3387

Provides Operations and Maintenance support for electrical, carpentry, paint, fire alarms, locksmith, and access control systems. Responsible for emergency response, preventive maintenance, trouble calls, after hours calls, and in-house/contract projects.
 
Joshua Abramson, Projects Manager
931-598-

Manages in-house and contract projects approved by the Capital Work Group.
 
Rachel Petropoulos, Energy Specialist
931-598-1258

Provides energy monitoring for the campus.