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Facilities Committee

Facilities Committee

Tuesday, October 18, 2016, between 8:30 AM and 3:00 PM


  • H. Wayne Huizenga, Jr.
  • Dick Beard
  • Daniel Doyle, Jr.
  • Alan Levine
  • Wendy Link
  • Edward Morton
  • Gary Tyson
  • Fernando Valverde


Call to Order and Opening Remarks

Governor H. Wayne Huizenga, Jr.

Florida State University

Mr. John Thrasher, President

  • Earth Ocean Atmospheric Sciences Building – Phase I
  • College of Business
  • Interdisciplinary Research and Commercialization Building (IRCB)
  • Student Union Replacement – Phase I
New College of Florida

Mr. John Martin, Vice President, Finance & Administration

  • Heiser Natural Science Addition
  • Hamilton Classroom Building Renovation/Remodeling
  • Fitness Center Remodel
University of Central Florida

Mr. William Merck, II, Vice President for Administration & Finance and Chief Financial Officer

  • Engineering Building I Renovation
  • Interdisciplinary Research and Incubator Facility
  • John C. Hitt Library Renovation – Phases I-II
University of Florida

Dr. Charlie Lane, Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer; Mr. Curtis Reynolds, Vice President for Business Affairs

  • Nuclear Science Building (Engineering Nexus)
  • Norman Hall Remodel
  • Data Science and Information Technology Building
  • UF Health & Recreation Center
University of North Florida

Mr. John Delaney, President

  • Science & Engineering Bldg. 50 (STEM) Renovations
  • Schultz Hall Bldg. 9 Renovations
  • Student Assembly Center (Sanctuary)
State University System

Dr. Judy Russell, Dean, Libraries

  • Florida Academic Repository (FLARE)
Florida A&M University
  • Student Affairs Building (CASS) – Dr. William Hudson, Jr., Vice President for Student Affairs; Ms. Angela Poole, Acting Vice President/CFO, Financial & Administration; Mr. Sameer Kapileshwari, Associate Vice President of Facilities, Planning Construction & Safety
  • Student Union – Mr. Jaylen Smith,Student Government Association President; Dr.Hudson; Ms. Poole; Mr. Kapileshwari
Florida Polytechnic University

Dr. Randy K. Avent, President

  • Applied Research Center
University of West Florida

Dr. Martha Saunders, Provost

  • Laboratory Sciences Annex – Phase III
  • Education Development Center
  • Student Union – Phase I
Florida International University

Dr. Mark B. Rosenberg, President

School of International and Public Affairs
Graham University Center – MMC
Florida Gulf Coast University

Dr. Ron Toll, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs

School of Water Resources and Integrated Sciences
Student Health & Life Fitness Center – Phase I
Florida Atlantic University
  • Jupiter STEM/Life Sciences Building
  • Cooling Towers Replacement – Utility Infrastructure – Phase I
  • Student Union Renovation & Expansion – Phase II (Boca)
University of South Florida

Dr. Judy Genshaft, President

Morsani College of Medicine

Dr. Charly Lockwood, Dean; Mr. Calvin Williams, Vice President, Administrative Services

Interdisciplinary Science Teaching & Research Facility

Dr. Ralph Wilcox, Provost; Mr. Williams

Wellness Center Complex – Phase I

Dr. Paul Dosal, Vice President, Student Affairs & Student Success; Dr. Rita Debate, Assistant Vice President, Health and Wellness; Mr. Williams

Discussion of All Projects

Mr. Chris Kinsley, Assistant Vice Chancellor for Finance and Facilities

Concluding Remarks and Adjournment

Governor Huizenga