John Metras |  Associate Vice-President, Facilities

John leads the strategic direction of facilities on the UBC Vancouver campus. UBC Facilities group includes Building Operations, Custodial Services, Customer Services & Informatics, Energy & Water Services, Infrastructure Development, and Municipal Services.

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Denise Pearce |  Director, Building Operations

Denise’s team is responsible for the operation and maintenance of all core campus buildings of the UBC Vancouver campus to ensure that spaces perform properly to enable excellence in research, teaching and learning.




Francis Lepage |  Director, Custodial Services

Francis leads UBC’s Custodial Services business operations and ensures campus-wide cleaning standards are met or exceeded and works with his teams to drive innovation such as improved equipment ergonomics.

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Kishani Gibbons |  Director, Customer Services & Informatics

Kishani oversees facilities customer outreach, both through our people like our team of Facilities Managers and customer Service Centre, and through our systems such as Planon and Workday.

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Siu Tse |  Director, Energy & Water Services

Manages and operates Vancouver campus’ utility infrastructure including: high-voltage electricity, district energy (steam and hot water), natural gas and water systems

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Jennifer Sanguinetti |  Managing Director, Infrastructure Development

Jennifer and her team are responsible for the planning and development of institutional facilities at UBC, collaborating with campus stakeholders to create great spaces for teaching, learning, research, and campus life.

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Jenniffer Sheel |  Director, Municipal Services

Jenniffer and her team are responsible for the health and well-being of UBC’s streets, fleet and public realm. Her team includes the Streets and Operations Support Group, Waste Management, Fleet and Garage, Soft Landscape, and Stores. Municipal Services also provides moving services, event support, and extreme weather response.

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