Here at the Kirk Kerkorian School of Medicine Space and Facilities team, we are the backbone of UNLV medicine's support system. Our mission is to elevate learning, patient care, research, and growth through exceptional spaces, advanced facilities, and expert construction services. With an unwavering commitment to excellence, dependability, and collaboration, we're proud to drive the UNLV medicine community forward.


Our mission is to enhance the Kirk Kerkorian School of Medicine at UNLV and UNLV Health communities by delivering top-tier spaces, facilities, and construction services. Our aim is to enrich learning, patient care, research, and growth experiences for everyone.


As visionary leaders, we're dedicated to becoming the foremost custodians of academic, clinical, and research facilities. Our personalized service, commitment to safety, and workmanship foster exceptional education, patient care, and groundbreaking research.


  • Customer Service Excellence: Our unwavering commitment to customer service forges meaningful relationships and surpasses expectations.
  • Dependability: We build on reliability for continuous progress within the school of medicine and UNLV Health.
  • Collaboration: Partnerships and teamwork drive innovation and outstanding outcomes.
  • Customer-Centered Approach: Our tailored efforts align with the unique goals of the school of medicine and UNLV Health.


We manage 13 owned and leased properties, crucial for academic, clinical, and research support. With over 500,000 square feet, these facilities drive research, learning, and patient care. As a shared services department, we're integral to academic, administrative, clinical, and research activities.


For any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact us at:

Email: facilities@medicine.unlv.edu
Phone: 702-823-3701

For after-hours emergencies, please contact us at 702-998-9450.

Office of Space and Facilities Management
625 Shadow Ln., Suite S103
1701 W. Charleston Ave., Suite 160

Our Services

Space Management

  • Building access
  • Space planning
  • Project Management
  • Moves
  • Renovations
  • Conduct annual space survey
  • Report to all stakeholders including NSHE
  • Manage lease activities
  • Maintain staff assignments for over 1200 employees
  • Maintain floor plans
  • Furniture, fixtures, and equipment
  • Design standards

To request space-related tasks such as an additional desk, replacing a lost prox card, and adding signage, please submit a Space Management Service Ticket.

Space Management Help Desk Portal

To request office space for a new employee, additional general space (storage, study and exam rooms, new department or clinic space), a move, or termination of space, submit your request through the Shared Services Intake Form. Please allow 72 hours (3 business days) for the Space team to review the ticket.

* Single moves and new space requests can take a minimum of 2 weeks to prepare, so please allow for this time.

Shared Services Intake Form

Facilities Management

  • Custodial
  • Pest Control
  • Alarm systems
  • Security and safety
  • Emergency preparedness
  • Risk Management support
  • Preventative maintenance
  • Maintenance repairs
  • Asset management

For standard and emergency facilities requests, custodial needs or general repairs, please submit a Facilities Management Service Ticket.

Facilities Management Help Desk Portal

Meet Our Team

Ron Bates, MBA

Associate Dean for Finance and Facilities
Ron Bates
Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-1573

David Shea

Director of Facilities Operations and Projects
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Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-1604

Alden Kamaunu

Assistant Director
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Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-1662

Laina Gleason

Space & Projects Manager
Laina Gleason
Phone: 702-823-3748

Joshua Meyer

Building Operations Manager
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Phone: 702-254-0112

Brian White

Facilities Project Manager
Brian White
Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-823-3746

Marcos Garcia

Facilities Coordinator
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Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-0287

Corey Jasper

Facilities Coordinator
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Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-2061

Seth Maxwell

Maintenance Repair Worker III
Seth Maxwell
Phone: 702-545-2071