University of Wisconsin–Madison

Contact Us

Note: Contact Physical Plant Customer Service (instead of the individuals listed below) to submit a new service request or to follow-up on an existing service request.

Please address feedback, questions, and comments about this website to communications@fpm.wisc.edu.

INTERIM LEADERSHIP

There are currently two vacant leadership positions in the FP&M Physical Plant:

  • Executive Director of the Physical Plant
  • Director of Maintenance and Operations

While the Executive Director position remains vacant, Kris Ackerbauer (Director of Services) will serve as the Administrative Leader of the Physical Plant, reporting directly to David Darling, Associate Vice Chancellor of Facilities Planning & Management.

Leadership Team

Kris Ackerbauer

Director
Services

kris.ackerbauer@wisc.edu

608/265-2758

Pamela Barrett

Director
Campus Renovation Services

pamela.barrett@wisc.edu

608/890-0774

Michael Peña

Director
Safeguard Services

michael.pena@wisc.edu

608/265-2321

Jeff Pollei

Director
Utilities and Energy Management

jeffery.pollei@wisc.edu

608-890-1067

Campus Renovation Services

Pamela Barrett

Director
Campus Renovation Services

pamela.barrett@wisc.edu

608/890-0774

Amy Pietz

Architect/Engineer Supervisor
Campus Renovation Services

amy.pietz@wisc.edu

608/890-4544

Kevin Smith

Engineering Specialist Supervisor
Campus Renovation Services

kevin.smith@wisc.edu

608/265-4226

Maintenance and Operations

Ed Corcoran

Craftsworker Supervisor
Steamfitter Shop

edward.corcoran@wisc.edu

608/262-7459

Pete Dahl

Craftsworker Supervisor
Plumbing Shop

pete.dahl@wisc.edu

608/265-3968

Jeffrey Folk

Craftsworker Supervisor–Medium Voltage
Electric Shop

jeffrey.folk@wisc.edu

608/265-3905

Brad Freitag

Craftsworker Supervisor
Paint Shop

bradley.freitag@wisc.edu

608/262-8701

Laura Gower

Buildings & Grounds Supervisor
Maintenance Mechanics

laura.gower@wisc.edu

608/444-6589

John Gross

Craftsworker Supervisor
Sheetmetal Shop

john.gross@wisc.edu

608/265-4222

Nicholas Gullick

Program Assistant Supervisor
Stores

nick.gullick@wisc.edu

608/444-9795

Kurt Johnson

Shop Supervisor
Electric Shop

kurt.johnson@wisc.edu

608/262-7776

Todd Kiley

Craftsworker Supervisor
Electric Shop

takiley@wisc.edu

608-263-3333

Sean Leary

Craftsworker Supervisor
Carpenter & Mason Shop

sean.p.leary@wisc.edu

608/265-4229

Duane Marlette

Program & Policy Supervisor
Stores & Customer Service

duane.marlette@wisc.edu

608/262-3448

Bruce McIntosh

Craftsworker Supervisor
Electric Shop

bruce.mcintosh@wisc.edu

608-263-3333

Marcella Otter

Shop Supervisor
Plumbing Shop

marcella.otter@wisc.edu

608/265-3967

Dave Propson

Craftsworker Supervisor
Steamfitter Shop

david.propson@wisc.edu

608/265-9874

Craig Rhiner

Instrument Shop Coordinator (Interim)
Machine Shop

craig.rhiner@wisc.edu

608/262-9631

Martin Russell

Buildings & Grounds Supervisor
Maintenance Mechanics

martin.russell@wisc.edu

608/220-4226

William Scott

Buildings & Grounds Supervisor
Lock Shop

william.scott@wisc.edu

608/262-2272

Dan Stanford

Craftsworker Supervisor
Steamfitter Shop

dan.stanford@wisc.edu

608/262-3331

Ray Wahl

Craftsworker Supervisor
Paint Shop

ray.wahl@wisc.edu

608/262-8701

Russell Whitehead

Craftsworker Supervisor–P&R Projects
Electric Shop

russell.whitehead@wisc.edu

608/265-3904

Services

Ellen Agnew

Buildings & Grounds Superintendent
Grounds

ellen.agnew@wisc.edu

608/262-7266

Ross Berge

Buildings & Grounds Supervisor
Campus Services

ross.berge@wisc.edu

608/422-0001

John Brixy

Program Supervisor – 3rd Shift
Custodial Services

john.brixy@wisc.edu

608/228-3853

Steven Heitz

Program Supervisor – 1st Shift
Custodial Services

steve.heitz@wisc.edu

608/263-3082

Lyle Jelle

Buildings & Grounds Superintendent
Waste & Recycling

lyle.jelle@wisc.edu

608/270-2778

Brad Marta

Program Supervisor – 2nd Shift
Custodial Services

brad.marta@wisc.edu

608/262-8143

Kevin Peirce

Buildings & Grounds Supervisor
Waste & Recycling

kevin.peirce@wisc.edu

608/262-1324

Michael Schafer

Buildings & Grounds Supervisor
Grounds

michael.schafer@wisc.edu

608/262-2954

Brad Schenkel

Buildings & Grounds Superintendent
Campus Services

bradley.schenkel@wisc.edu

608/265-5293

Dan Schwirtz

Buildings & Grounds Supervisor
Grounds

dan.schwirtz@wisc.edu

608/262-3055

Robert Scott

Buildings & Grounds Supervisor
Grounds

robert.scott@wisc.edu

608/262-7825

Utilities and Energy Management

Jeff Pollei

Director
Utilities and Energy Management

jeffery.pollei@wisc.edu

608-890-1067

Travis Thoeny

Power Plant Manager
Heating & Cooling Plants

travis.thoeny@wisc.edu

608/263-2178