To review and provide recommendations for new and improved facilities and infrastructures, to enhance current and future learning environments as well as a responsibility to maintain, sustain and renew our institution’s fiscal, human and environmental resources for all current and future students, community, faculty, and staff. Reports to the College President and Academic Senate. Communicates with College Council, Faculty Chairs, Staff and Students.
The Facilities and Sustainability Committee Charge document was reviewed and approved in December 2021.
To review on-going and proposed projects that impacts the campus and its facilities. To cultivate a universal culture of responsibility in which the entire campus community is aware of, engaged in and committed to advancing environmental awareness and sustainable practices through education, research, operations and community service activities.
Standard III.B - Physical Resources
College President, College Council, Academic Senate, Faculty Chairs, Staff and Students
The Facilities and Sustainability commitee is chaired by the Vice President of Finance & Administration (or designee) and Faculty Co-Chair (2yr-term)
Facilities, Operations and Maintenance Manager
|Management Representative||Mike Giacomini|
|Management Representative||Kristin Rabe|
|Management Representative||Stephen Waller|
|Faculty Rep||Tim Heasley (Performing Arts Music)|
|Faculty Rep||Chris McCraw (Agriculture)|
|Faculty Rep||Dinorah Castro (Counseling)|
|Faculty Rep||Vic Posey (Applied Science Technology - Automotive)|
|Faculty Rep||Chris Benker (Physical Science)|
|Faculty Rep||Mychael Phillips (Communication)|
|Faculty Rep||Kevin Ruiz (Mathematics)|
|Classified Rep||Timothy Hernandez|
|Classified Rep||Juan Torres|
|Classified Rep||Martha Gonzalez|
Staff Parking Subcommittee Webpage
The Facilities & Sustainability Committee approved the formation of the Staff Parking Subcommittee on March 6, 2019. This committee will examine current staff parking data, usage, and issues. They will report back to the full Committee at each meeting until their timeline has ended.
The Facilities & Sustainability Committee utilizes the A Better BC website to track the progress of construction updates at Bakersfield College.
The Facilities & Sustainability Committee's commitment is to review recommendations for facilities and to address our institution's environmental resources. The committee members represent all areas of the college, gather input from those areas, discuss that input within the committee, and recommend necessary actions. Please feel free to contact the representative of your area (listed in Members) to provide your suggestions.
Bakersfield College Facilities Master Plan, updated Spring 2018
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|03.03.21_Facilities Sustainability Charge-Final.pdf||188.27 KB|
Bakersfield College is improving the main Panorama campus through a series of projects resulting from the voter approved Measure J bond of 2016. Our website, A Better BC has all of the information to keep you updated.
This video is an aerial view of our campus, before Measure J construction updates.
Please contact Marcos Rodriguez (Facilities & Sustainability Administrative Co-Chair) or Pamela Kelley (Facilities & Sustainability Faculty Co-Chair) for more information.