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Staff News September 2019

New Hires, Transfers and Promotions

  • Darin Clements, building engineer technician, Office of the University Building Official
  • Anthony Dean, pipefitter/steamfitter senior, Utilities
  • Sadey Rodriguez, student worker, Office for Sustainability
  • Will Schnorr, associate director, Health System Physical Plant
  • Delma Vasquez, ReUSE Store technician, Construction & Renovation Services

Best Wishes to FM Retirees

  • Dennis ”DD” Fortune, fire systems technician, Fire & Life Safety
    July 1978-June 2019
  • Gene Bellomy, lock shop supervisor, Lock Shop
    November 1977-August 2019
  • Baocun Chen, housekeeping worker 2, Custodial Services HSPP Zone
    October 1993-August 2019

Professional Accomplishments

Noted with Regret

  • Nellie Hoffman, who worked in Newcomb Zone Custodial Services, died August 10. Nellie had worked at UVA for 17 years.
  • Stephen Byers, who worked as an electrician in HSPP Renovations, died July 7. Stephen had worked at UVA for two years.

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About the author

Jane Centofante
Communications senior generalist
UVA Facilities Management
(434) 982-5846