Government Agencies

State Departments of Education and Facility Divisions

Alabama
  State Department of Education: School Architect/Facilities
    Perry Taylor, State Architect, 334.242.9731

Alaska
  Department of Education and Early Development: Facilities
    Sam Kito, Facilities Engineer, 907.465.2800

Arizona
  School Facilities Board
    John Arnold, Executive Director, 602.542.6501

Arkansas
  Division of Public Schools: Academic Facilities and Transportation
    Dr. Charles C. Stein, PE CEFP,  Director, 501.682.4261

California
  State Architect
    David F. Thorman, AIA, 916.445.8100
  Public School Construction Process
    916.445.3160
  Department of Education/Facilities
    Kathleen Moore, Director, 916.322.2470

Colorado
  Department of Education: Finance
    Ted Hughes, Director, 303.866.6948

Connecticut
  Department of Education: Division of Finance & Internal Operations
    David Wedge, Bureau Chief, 860.713.6543

Delaware
  Office of State Planning and Coordination
    Constance Holland, AICP, 302.739.3090

Florida
  Department of Education: Office of Educational Facilities
    Thomas Inserra, Director, 850.245.0494

Georgia
  Department of Education: Office of Finance and Business Operations
    Lynn Jackson, Director, Facilities Services, 404.656.2454

Hawaii
  Department of Education: School Facilities and Support Services
    Duane Kashiwai, Public Works Administrator, 808.586.0430

Idaho
  Division of Building Safety
    Al Caine, Industrial Safety Manager, 208.332.7138

Illinois
  Department of Education: School Business Services, Construction
    Susan Weintekamp, Principal Operations Consultant, 217.785.8779

Indiana
  State Board of Education
    Jeff Zaring, 317.232.6622

Iowa
  Department of Education: School Facilites
    Gary Shwartz, 515.281.4743

Kansas
  Department of Education
    Gerald R. Carter, AIA, 785.296.2627

Kentucky
  Department of Education: Facilities
    Tim Lucas, 502.564.4326

Louisiana

Maine
  Department of Education: School Facilities and Transportation
    Scott Brown, School Construction Team Coordinator, 207.624.6883

Maryland
  Public School Constructin Program
    David Lever, Executive Director, 410.767.0610

Massachusetts
  Massachusetts School Building Authority
    Katherine P. Craven, Executive Director, 617.720.5260
  School Finance & District Support
    Jeff Wulfson, Associate Commissioner, 781.338.6500

Michigan
  Department of Treasury: Michigan Public Education Facilities Authority
    Treas_MPEFA@michigan.gov, 517.335.0521
  Department of Labor & Economic Growth: Construction Code
    bccinfo@michigan.gov, 517.241.9313

Minnesota
  Department of Education: Facilities, Health, Safety
    Tom Melcher, Director, 651.582.8828

Mississippi
  Office of Healthy Schools
    Shane McNeill, Director, 601. 359.1737

Missouri
  Department of Elementary & Secondary Education: Administrative & Financial   Services
    Dr. Roger Dorson, Director of School Finance, 573.751.0357  

Montana
  Office of Public Instruction: School Facility Condition Inventory
    Paul Tayler, 406.444.1257
    Denise Ulberg, 406.444.1960

Nebraska
    402.471.2295

Nevada
    775.687.9200

New Hampshire
  Division of Program Support: Building Aid
    Ed Murdough, 603.271.2037

New Jersey
  Office of School Facilities
    609.984.2738

New Mexico
  Public School Facilities Authority
    Robert Gorrell, Director, 505.988.5989
  Capital Outlay Bureau
    Antonio Ortiz, Director, 505.827.6613

New York
  School Operations & Management Services: Facilities Planning
    Carl T. Thurnau, P.E., Coordinator, 518.474.3906

North Carolina
  School Planning
    Steve Taynton, AIA, Chief, 919.807.3560

North Dakota
  School Finance & Organization
    Jerry Coleman, Director, 721.328.4051

Ohio
  Ohio School Facility Commission
    Michael Shoemaker, Executive Director, 614.466.6290

Oklahoma
  Capital Improvement
    Dwight Bruss, Director, 405.521.3812

Oregon
  Office of School Finance: State School Fund
    Mark Patterson, Director, 503.947.5914

Pennsylvania
  School Construction & Facilities
    Carle Dixon, Chief, 717.787.5480

Rhode Island
  Office of Finance: School Construction Aid
    Janet Birch, 401.222.4649

South Carolina
  School Facilities
    Alex James, AIA, Director, 803.734.4837

South Dakota
  Building Authority
    Michael Jost, 605.224.9200

Tennessee
  Facilities Department
    Deborah Boshears-Davis, Executive Director, 605.532.1681

Texas
  School Finance
    sfinance@tea.state.tx.us, 512.463.9238

Utah
  School Finance & Statistics: Facilities & Safety
    Jenefer Youngfield, School Construction Inspection Specialist, 801.538.7669

Vermont
  School Construction
    Cathy Hilgendorf, School Construction Coordinator, 802.828.5402

Virginia
  Department of Education: Facilities
    June Eanes, Director, 804.225.2035

Washington
  Superintendent of Public Instruction: Facilities
    Gordon Beck, Director, 360.725.6261

West Virginia
  School Building Authority
    Dr. Mark Manchin, Executive Director, 304.558.2541

Wisconsin
  Department of Public Instruction: Resources for Safe Schools
    Joan Lerman, 608.266.2829
  Online Schools Directory

Wyoming
  Wyoming School Facility Commission
    Ken Daraie, Director, 307.777.8670

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Last updated Jan. 2014