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Brandon Gammill

Brandon Gammill

Brandon Gammill ’13

Vice President of Facilities Operations

Brandon started his career with Drury in 1997. Since joining the Facilities Services department, he has held many positions. After starting in the role of HVAC technician, he became the first controls technician for Drury. He then took over the University’s large and complex utility budget and soon became Drury’s first energy manager. In 2016, he became the energy and HVAC operations manager and managed day-to-day operations of all HVAC programs and staff while continuing to maintain the utility budget and energy and HVAC control systems.

In 2017, Brandon became director of facilities operations, overseeing the operations, staff and budgets of all university maintenance, custodial, grounds and HVAC teams. Most recently, Brandon has taken on the new role of vice president of Facilities Services. He will continue to oversee all aspects of Facilities Operations while also becoming the point person in charge of the new Enterprise Center project.

Brandon graduated with an associate degree in criminal justice in 2014 and is now pursuing a bachelor’s degree in business with an anticipated completion of spring 2023. Brandon also completed an extensive controls engineering program in 2014 with Honeywell and has earned the professional designation of certified energy manager with the Association of Energy Engineers.

Responsibilities:

  • University representative for Enterprise Center, overseeing and managing all owner responsibilities of the Enterprise Center construction through completion.
  • Responsible for leadership, planning, communicating and managing all facilities infrastructure systems with their designated managers and their supporting budgets.
  • Oversees campus operations and utility budgets.

Since joining Drury, Brandon has:

  • Designed, programmed and installed a campus-wide HVAC and energy control system in more than 90 percent of university facilities
  • Helped create a revolving fund for energy projects on campus
  • Created a plan partially funded by SGA to transition all Drury owned property to 100 percent LED exterior lighting
  • Created a safety program in Facilities Services to help meet OSHA requirements
  • Created a tool, parts and lighting crib in Facilities to manage expenses and measure operational usage
  • Invested in an inventory system to inventory all Facilities equipment, supplies, etc.
  • Created several operational procedures and policies to identify spending trends and understand expenses directly tied to campus work orders