The Engineering Department provides in-house electrical, mechanical, architectural and interior design expertise to FMD and the University community.  Services provided include investigating feasibility of adding to and modifying existing facilities; investigation, trouble shooting, and solving operational problems in existing buildings; developing designs and specifications for renovation work; assisting research equipment purchases by verifying suitability of available services connections; and managing building commissioning activities to ensure systems in new and existing buildings operate efficiently. The facilities inventory section updates, maintains and reports on facilities data for all UGA owned facilities making the information available to the University and other agencies.

Barry Bloom, Director

(706) 542-1316

Eric Sherman, Head Mechanical Engineer

(706) 542-7485

David Patterson, Head Electrical Engineer

(706) 542-7468

Sean Christian, Mechanical Designer

(706) 542-1316

Robin Griffeth-Claborn, Architectural Designer 

(706) 542-8394

Peggy Johnson, Data Specialist Manager

(706) 542-9365

Sara Hanson, Administrative Associate II

(706) 542-1316