South Western Michigan Facilities & Operations Directors

Welcome to the SWMFOD site!    Have suggestions or information you'd like added to the site?  Send your ideas to cindymeyer@kentisd.org

Have a topic you would like to see or present at a meeting?shayward@rockfordschools.org

Are you a vendor interested in sponsoring a lunch? Email ryanvandermolen@kentisd.org

Who is SWMFOD?

The South Western Michigan Facilities and Operations Directors is a group of school and associate vendor/members that meet regularly to discuss any and all things Facilities! Members include:

  • Operations Managers
  • Facilities Directors
  • Custodial/Maintenance Supervisors
  • Associate/Vendor Members*

*Meetings indicated as "All Member Meetings" are open to vendor/associate members.

Interested in joining? Stop by a meeting and check it out!

What Can SWMFOD Offer You?  


SWMFOD provides an inexpensive opportunity for Facilities and Operations management personnel to be part of the following opportunities:

  • Regular networking and collaboration opportunities with peers
  • Attend meetings w/ speakers with information on overall facility operations
  • Attend round table discussions
  • Discuss pressing issues from both the state and local levels
  • Participate in the annual Director's Inservice
  • Tour new school constructions

SWMFOD Officers:


Shawn Hayward, President
Rockford Public Schools
shayward@rockfordschools.org

Jeff Miller, Secretary
Kent ISD
jeffmiller@kentisd.org

Ryan Vander Molen, Treasurer
Kent ISD
ryanvandermolen@kentisd.org

2021 SWMFOD GOLF OUTING SPONSORS

***2021 SWMFOD Golf Outing Pictures***

SWMFOD Ace Sponsors

Ace Sponsors

 

SWMFOD Eagle & Other Sponsors

Eagle Sponsors

2021-22 Meeting Schedule


Tuesday, September 14th - All Members
Kent ISD - Coldwater Room (ESC Building) 
2930 Knapp NE - Parking Lot 11
11:30 am

Tuesday, November 9th - School Members Only
Kent ISDColdwater Room (ESC Building) 
2930 Knapp NE - Parking Lot 11
11:30 am

Holiday Social
January - TBD

Tuesday, March 8th - School Members Only
Kent ISDColdwater Room (ESC Building) 
2930 Knapp NE - Parking Lot 11
11:30 am

Tuesday, May 10th - All Members
Kent ISDColdwater Room (ESC Building) 
2930 Knapp NE - Parking Lot 11
11:30 am

Annual Golf Outing
June - TBD