• Requests estimated under $1,000
  • Requires fewer than two days to complete
  • Requests estimated over $1,000
  • Requires more than two days to complete
  • Alert Driver certification
  • Car, Van, or Bus rental
  • Classroom technology
  • Mail and Print services
  • Phone, television, computer support
  • Building access
  • Vehicle and bicycle registration
  • Contractor authorization


Russell Bray
Dean Gunnink
Geoffrey Van Berkel
Matthew Visser
  • Shift Supervisor (AM) - Facilities
  • Phone: (616) 526-6825
  • Email: mv42@calvin.edu
Jennifer Ambrose
Emily Taylor
  • Residential Shift Supervisor
  • Phone: (616) 526-7665
  • Email: ert3@calvin.edu
Keith Van Kooten
Jack Phillips
Stafford Trapp
Erica Shier

Our mission

Calvin's Facilities Department exists to glorify God by providing the best possible environment for encouraging academic excellence and Christian community.

We will be known for:

  • Excellent service to the Calvin community
  • Responsible stewardship of gifts and resources
  • High standards of professional and personal accountability
  • Sustainable development and management of campus resources
  • Professional and effective communication