• Operations

    The Operations Department oversees the management of facilities (maintenance, grounds, custodial services), energy management, food service, safety & security, transportation, and before and after school care.  The Facilities & Operations team leads the Long Range Facility Planning process and Capital Improvement planning and implementation. The goals of the Facilities & Operations Strategic Plan are as follows:

    • Ensure efficienct operating and maintenance systems
    • Develop visionary strategic facility planning and maintenance processes
    • Refine comprehensive plan for growth management


    Jay Harris Jay Harris
    Executive Director of Operations


    Fax: 816.858.5593
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    Operations Team
     Team Member  Primary Responsibilities
    Jeff Smith
    Maintenance & Grounds Supervisor
    816.858.5420 x. 2210
    • Maintenance & Grounds team leadership and management
    • Athletic event preparation and set-up
    • Maintenance & Grounds upkeep
    • Paint crew planning and management
    • Preventative maintenance planning and implementation
    • Work order management
    Anthony McCall
    Custodial Supervisor
    816.858.5420 x. 1325
    • Custodial team leadership and management
    • Building cleaning protocol
    • Event coverage (custodial)
    JT Thomas
    Transportation Director
    816.858.4820 x. 2213
    • Transportation services leadership and management
    • Bus routing development and implementation
    • Peaceful School Bus
    • School Bus behavior management leadership, training and implementation
    • Transportation state reporting
    Chelsea Brotherton (SFE)
    Food Service Director
    816.858.2036 x. 2619
    • Food service leadership and management
    • Menu planning
    • Kitchen operations
    Devin Klish (Navitas)
    Energy Management Representative
    • Facilities scheduling (heating/cooling)
    • Energy monitoring and reporting
    Dennis Jones 
    School Resource Officers
    816.858.2822 x. 1217
    • Bullying prevention
    • School safety and security
    • Security services
    Debi Jurkovac 
    Executive Administrative Assistant
    816.858.5420 x. 2130
    • Support Executive Director of Operations and Executive Director of Business Services
    • Custodial supply ordering
    • Facilities scheduling
    • Food service reconciliation and reporting
    • Procurement management