About the VMI Physical Plant
The Virginia Military Institue Physical Plant is dedicated to excellence in providing customer service. We strive to provide quality support to the Post. The appearance and conditions of the VMI post and facilities are a personal statement to our commitment to excellence.
Custodial Maintenance Support: Maintains the high standards of cleanliness to Barracks, Academic, Administrative,
and Athletic Facilities. Our Teams also provide event support.
Custodial Team - Barracks: Nathaniel "Danny" Leonard
Custodial Team I - Christine Lewis
Custodial Team II - Butch Staton
Customer Service & Logistics: Provides billing and invoicing services, budgeting, analysis, warehouse and surplus
related functions, and Motor Pool operations.
Steve LeBlanc, Supervisor
Billing & Invoicing: Nicole McClure
Customer Service/Help Desk
Motor Pool: Jay Painter, Supervisor
Supply: Daniel "Danny" Hostetter, Supervisor
Engineering: Oversees maintenance and engineering projects on Post.
Maintenance Reserve Program Manager: MAJ Richard Fletcher
Energy Management: MAJ Todd Pegg
Sustainability/Recycling: MAJ Jenny deHart
SCHEV Reporting: Tracy Gordon
Warranty Program: Barbara Botkin
Maintenance & Operations: Manages the maintenance and operations of all facilities and the grounds on Post. Teams
also provide event support.
Larry Camper, Chief of Maintenance & Operations
Facility Maintenance Team I (FMTI)
Robert Wade, Supervisor
Sam Kessinger, Foreman
Facility Maintenance Team II (FMTII)
Josh Jones, Supervisor
Phillip Arthur, Foreman
Marvin Clark, Supervisor
J.B. Harris, Foreman
Housing Maintenance Team (HMT) & Waterproofing Team
John Camper, Supervisor
Robin Brown, WP Foreman
Gene Burke, HMT Foreman
Fire, Safety & Security Office: Provides management of worker, faculty, and staff safety Post-wide.
Mike Jennings, Chief of Fire & Safety Programs
Mark Hall, Fire & Safety Office
Tommy Tomlin, Lock Shop & Door Program
Heat Plant: Operates and maintains the Post steam systems, providing heating/cooling to facilitites.
HVAC Team: Chris Gery