Facilities Maintenance

This team of nearly 300 men and women contributes to an exceptional physical environment by ensuring systems and facilities are kept in good working order at the University.

The Facilities Maintenance division provides corrective and preventative maintenance services for over 13 million gross square feet of academic and housing facilities. The skilled staff within Facilities Maintenance includes a wide variety of trade professions including carpenters and masons, electricians, elevator technicians, fire safety technicians, locksmiths, plumbers, roofers, HVAC mechanics and historical facilities specialists.

Contact information

Mike Merriam

Mike Merriam
Associate Director
Phone: (434) 982-4665
Email: mbm2h@virginia.edu

Zone managers

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Central Zone

Ryan Taylor
Senior manager
Phone: (434) 982-5910
Email: rdt4c@virginia.edu

Art Zone

Bill Farish
Manager
Phone: (434) 924-2571
Email: wff@virginia.edu

McCormick Zone

Randy Campbell
Interim Manager
Phone: (434) 243-3366
Email: rac2f@virginia.edu

Newcomb Zone

Kenny Bower
Manager
Phone: (434) 924-8809
Email: krb6s@virginia.edu

North Grounds

Gary Wood
Senior manager
Phone: (434) 924-3752
Email: gww@virginia.edu

West Grounds

Richard Critzer
Manager
Phone: (434) 982-4779
Email: rlc8a@virginia.edu