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Work Control

The Work Control division’s primary goal is to provide Penn State students, faculty and staff with functioning facilities with minimal interruptions due to maintenance, renovations and repairs. The WCD is comprised of three departments.

Director: Ian Salada

Balances software, information and knowledge to support the operation and maintenance of the University's physical assets
Whiteboard planning
Provides estimating and project management services for both minor and major projects
Work Control related resources are available here:

People In Division


Steve Newburg
Senior Planner/Estimator
(814) 380-3237
Matt Norris
Planner Estimator
Doug Peachey
Senior Maintenance Planner
(717) 994-2815
Rebecca Perret
Facilities Specialist
(814) 863-8006
Heather Wilson
(814) 599-0526
Melissa Phillips
Education Program Associate
(814) 865-6624
GIS Specialist
(814) 865-7868
Evening/Weekend Coordinator
(814) 865-4731
GIS Programmer/Analyst
(814) 863-6859
GIS Specialist
(814) 865-2792