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Grand Valley State Pew Campus Operations Jon Englund Sam King Darren Chase Trevor Spoelma
Overview Mission Statement: Educating students to shape their lives, professions, and their societies Operation’s purpose: To keep campus safe and well maintained so students can focus on learning. 22 Full time employees 5 Managers 11 Maintenance 1 HVAC 5 Clerical
GVSU Operations (Pew Campus) Erin Babson CHS; President’s house; The Rapid Bill Luckstead Muskegon; DeVos Rence Meredith Bike Factory; Eberhard; Housing; Utilities; Leased Space Ron Villanueva Parking Ramp, Kennedy, Holland, Landscaping
Bill Luckstead Michigan Alternative and Renewable Energy Center: Located in Muskegon Security Concerns DeVos: Space for different departments Parking Events
Rence Meredith Bike Factory: Operations Department; Charter School; Johnson Philanthropy Center Eberhard Housing Secchia Hall; Winter Hall Utilities: Heating; Plumbing; Electric Leased Space: Managing GV-owned Property; Revenue from unused space
Ron Villanueva Parking Ramp: Traffic Capacity Kennedy: Special Engineering Needs Meijer Campus: Located in Holland Manage Specific Contracts Snow; Landscaping; Hiring Student Workers
Organizational Focus: The Rapid The Rapid: $3,000,000 Fixed cost run the busses 25,000 Riders per day Completely managed by GVSU operations
Suggestions Increase coordination with Allendale Operations Take further advantage of economies of scale Attract more possible vendors in bidding competitions Take advantage of government grant programs Apply for grants that promote sustainable programs Continue and increase mass transit programs Explore additional destinations for the 50 Work with the Rapid to promote green technologies, Hybrid busses.