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Facilities Departments


Stephen Hughes, associate vice president of facilities and capital projects
Mike Jasper, director of facilities operations
Dan McCoach, architectural trades manager
Howard Lewis, mechanical trades supervisor and energy manager
Matthew Hill, trades supervisor

Office Staff

Mallory Hill, administrative assistant
Deana Watson, finance, material acquisition and inventory coordinator
Ashley Weaver, work control coordinator

Planning, Design, and Construction

Joe Bello, director of planning, design, and construction
Robert Dwyer, project manager
Pat Leamy, campus planner
David Schirripa, project manager
Joe Inman, project manager
Tracy Hull, project controls coordinator
Teresa Viola, administrative assistant


The grounds crew at Colgate University is committed to performing a wide variety of labor tasks to improve the physical environment of the campus and surrounding university properties. With a work force of 18 full time staff members, two ​supervisors, and various part-time employees, we operate to maintain over ​300 acres of immediate campus property and over 2,000 acres of Colgate owned property.

Emmett House, grounds supervisor

Custodial Services

The Custodial Services team serves the Colgate community in a professional manner and strives to provide a safe, clean and sanitary environment in which to live, learn and work.

Barbara (Barb) Springer, lead custodial supervisor
Mark Kane, custodial supervisor
Michelle Butzgy, custodial supervisor


John Pumilio, director of sustainability