The Physical Plant maintains and improves University facilities, effectively managing resources to efficiently balance cost, schedule, and quality of work performance in support of the Business Division purpose and objectives.
The plant currently maintains 22 academic buildings and 16 residence halls as well as the campus grounds. It also manages renovation projects and the construction of new buildings.
Rod Johnson, Associate Vice President for Operations
Rod has served at Cedarville since November 2000. As Vice President for Operations, Rod oversees management of all of the University's facilities as well as Campus Safety and Print and Postal Services. Rod earned his degree in accounting and management information systems from Cedarville in 1986 and his M.B.A. in finance from Wright State University in 1993.
In the Physical Plant, it has been said that Rod seeks to be a fair and godly leader, and employees appreciate his desire to be involved in their work. Rod finds the most enjoyment in his position in watching building and remodeling projects progress from "before" to "after."
The Physical Plant staff is located in the Operations Center on University Blvd. To reach the new Operations Center go past the Doden Field House and Murphy and Rickard Residence halls. The road continues through the dorm parking lot and changes from blacktop to a gravel / chip and seal coated road. The Operations Center is the first building on the right.