OPERATIONS DEPARTMENTJohn Carr
Chief of Operations
201 West Burleigh Blvd.
Tavares, FL 32778Deborah M. VelaAdministrative Assistant to the Chief of Operations201 West Burleigh Blvd.Tavares, FL 32778
Office # (352)253-6521
Fax # (352) 253-6525
Office # (352)253-6514
Fax # (352) 253-6525
To provide quality administrative support and leadership to the offices of Building Codes, Facilities, Food Service, Growth Planning, Safety & Security Services, Transportation, and Maintenance & Grounds-to include Central Warehouse, Logistics, Plant Operations & Custodial Services, and Property Control, and continuously strive to maintain a safe and efficient learning and working environment for the students and employees of the Lake County School District.
Operations Department Contacts & Areas of ResponsibilityBuilding Code Compliance Office — David Parker, Director of Facilities, Construction & ComplianceResponsibilities include: Plan reviews, permit issuance for all construction and maintenance projects, and inspections to determine compliance with Florida Building Codes, Florida Fire Preventive Codes, State Requirements for Educational Facilities, Florida Statutes, and Florida Administrative Codes pertaining to construction of all LCS educational and ancillary facilities
Facilities — David Parker, Director of Facilities, Construction, & Compliance
Responsibilities include: New construction & renovation, facility design, code compliance, school plant survey
Food Service — Linda Milliken, Supervisor
Responsibilities include: Operating district wide breakfast and lunch Food Service operation, collecting and sorting district free and reduced school dataGrowth Planning — Kelly Randall, Coordinator
Responsibilities include: Intergovernmental coordination, school attendance boundaries and demographics and district real estate issues, and F.I.S.H.
Maintenance and Grounds — Calvin Wingo, Maintenance Supervisor & Gary Rogers — Grounds Supervisor
Responsibilities include: Districtwide maintenance of facilities/schools, districtwide capital renewal, Energy Management Program and portables (installation/relocation/removal), grounds support districtwide, and custodial trainingSafety & Security Services — Jimmer Roy, District Safety & Security SpecialistResponsibilities include: Management of security, emergency response, and crisis management systems of the school districtTransportation — Scott Pfender, Director
Responsibilities include: Maintenance of all district vehicles including buses, driver training, driver payroll, school bus routes and transportation administration
Lake County Schools, FL does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, genetic information, age, disability or marital status in its educational programs, services or activities, or in its hiring or employment practices. The district also provides equal access to its facilities to the Boy Scouts and other patriotic youth groups, as required by the BoyScouts of America Equal Access Act. Questions, complaints, or requests for additional information regarding discrimination or harassment may be sent to:Supervisor of Compensation and Employee Relations
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