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UCM Names Associate VP for Facilities Operations, Services Management

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG, MO (May 5, 2017) – With 29 years of facilities operations and services management leadership experience, Timothy Castilaw, Concord, N.C., has been named Associate Vice President, Capital Planning and Facilities Management (AVP CPFM), a new position at the University of Central Missouri. Castilaw, who has has served since January 2012 as District Operations Manager, Facilities Services, Sodexo Universities Facilities Services, Gaithersburg, Md., begins his new duties at UCM on Monday, May 8.

In his new position, Castilaw will report to the university’s Chief Financial Officer and will be responsible for directing and coordinating daily operations and developing plans for all campus facilities to support the university’s academic and service mission. Other duties include professional design development, construction, renovation of campus facilities and maintenance. He also will act as agent for the university when coordinating work of internal facilities, planning offices and external contractors, and play an important role in maintaining and establishing policies and procedures related to capital planning and maintenance.

Castilaw will be the executive leader for more than 200 facilities positions, and responsible for the operating budget which includes the university’s deferred maintenance program.  He will support change at the institutional level while looking for opportunities to improve operations within Facilities, Planning and Operations.

He is leaving a job with Sodexo that has included providing operational leadership for six colleges and  universities in a four-state region. Prior to this post, Castilaw served from August 2009 to January 2012 as Executive Director of Facilities and School Services for the Fort Bend Independent School District in Sugar Land, Texas, where he led three major departments within the Auxiliary Services Division. Other experiences include South Central Region District Manager of Facilities Services for Aramark Education Facility Services in Coppell, Texas, October 2008 to August 2009, and Senior Facilities Operations Manager for Aramark, May 1987 to September 2007. He also served as Director of Facility Services, Innovative Solutions for Education/Plano, Texas Independent School District, September 2007 to October 2008.

Castilaw’s college education took place in Texas and includes an Associates of Applied Science in Drafting Technology degree from Lamar University, Beaumont; Bachelor of Science in Business Administration degree, Southwestern Assemblies of God University, Waxahachie; Master of Business Administration in Strategic leadership degree, and Master of Science in Human Resources and Training degree, both from Amberton University, Garland.