Millikin University - Decatur, IL
Operations and Maintenance

The Maintenance department keeps Millikin running: literally! The University might boast a campus that is over one century old, but our job is to make certain every facet of each building works like it was born yesterday. Guaranteeing that daily life on campus runs smoothly is the primary concern of our dedicated staff. Compromised of carpenters, electricians, Heating-Ventilation-Air-Conditioning specialists and automotive personnel. With over 30 buildings in need of regular upkeep and TLC, our staff is always on their toes. From leaky faucet to climate control to special events, the Maintenance department handles any physical problem that regular upkeep can mend.

David Ryan, Operations & Maintenance Management

David Ryan brings eight years of managerial experience to the Maintenance team, along with extensive skills in scheduling, budgeting, inventory management, personnel supervision and relations.

His duties include staff management as well as strategic organization of time and resources to ensure the smooth operation of campus-wide facilities.

Before joining Millikin’s ARAMARK team, Mr. Ryan held an Assistant Directorial position at Cleveland State University. He has also held productive positions as Facility Manager in other educational environments.

A graduate from the University of Wisconsin-Stout, Mr. Ryan majored in Industrial Technology with a concentration in Facilities Management.

Office: (217) 424-6315
Fax: (217) 362-6425

Millikin University - Decatur, IL
Millikin University - Decatur, IL