Operations Office Overview

  • School District 49's operations office is driven by a vision: to provide the highest quality facilities, operations, and maintenance support so our students and staff have the best opportunity to reach their highest potential. Our mission is to provide safe, comfortable, and aesthetically pleasing facilities for our students, staff and community stakeholders through timely communication, accurate analysis, and effective use of resources. We guide our daily decisions and long term planning with these goals in mind while creating a pleasant, fulfilling and healthy workplace through the following set of values.

    Operations Core Values
    1. Educational Excellence
    2. Human Diversity
    3. Individual Potential
    4. Lifelong Learning
    5. Productive Effort
    6. Shared Responsibility
    7. Ethical Behavior
    8. Continuous Improvement
    Baldridge Core Values
    1. Visionary Leadership
    2. Learning Centered Education
    3. Organizational and Personal Learning
    4. Valuing Facility, Staff and Partners
    5. Managing for Innovation
    6. System’s Perspective
    7. Management by Fact
    8. Public Responsibility & Citizenship
    9. Agility
    10. Focus on Results and Creating Value
    Safety Concerns
    Providing a safe environment for our students to learn, our teachers and staff to work, and our leadership to lead is very important to District 49. If you become aware of a potential safety concern, please feel free to contact our safety, health and regulatory compliance coordinator at safety@d49.org. Do you have a question or concern about District 49's operations office? If so, contact us by completing the form here. We value your privacy and we'll only use your email for responding to your message.
  • Position Currently Vacant
    Chief Operations Officer
    Office: 719.495.1118
    Jennifer Kiggins
    COO Executive Assistant
    Office: 719.494.8912
    Monica Deines-Henderson
    Nutrition Services Director
    Office: 719.495.1106
    Ron Lee
    Director of 3B MLO Capital Construction
    Office: 719.495.1146
    CJ Jilek
    Co-Director of Facilities
    Office: 719.494.8987
    Daniel Payne
    Co-Director of Facilities
    Office: 719.243.0453
    Jack Pietraallo
    Transportation Interim Director
    Office: 719.495.1159
    David Watson
    Safety and Security Director
    Office: 719.494.8916
    Tara Carey
    Safety and Health Compliance Specialist
    Office: 719.494.8934
    Blake Schwank
    Colorado Computer Support CEO
    Office: 719.439.0599