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Operations Division

Operations Division

Office of the Vice President for Operations

 Kathrynne G. Shafer
Kathrynne G. Shafer

Vice President of Operations

Kathrynne G. Shafer

Vice President of Operations 717-691-6003

The Vice President for Operations

  • Provides leadership to the Directors in the operational services of:
    • Campus Store & Postal Services - Aleisha Wildon
    • Community Wellness and the Falcon Fitness Center - Kevin Ogden
    • Conference & Events Services - Jody Brandt
    • Dining Services – Mark Wirtz
    • Facility Services – Brad Markley
    • Printing & Bulk Mailing Services – Dwayne Magee
    • Safety – Bryce Wickard
    • Sustainability - Brandon Hoover
  • Presides over the Crisis Management Team
  • Oversees the University’s insurance program
  • Leads efforts for new construction and renovation of facilities
  • Directs distinctive University events
  • Provides leadership to the President’s Climate Commitment & Sustainability Initiative
Division of Operations Vision Statement & Values

The Division of Operations strives to model servant leadership.  All employees are committed to serving the mission of Messiah University; are innovative in their work; and serve the University, division, and their department with integrity and positive attitudes.

Our Values: Commitment, Communication, Compassion, Hospitality, Integrity, Stewardship


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