Jennie Bruneman

Director of Maintenance and Operations

jennie-bruneman1Jennie Bruneman, Director of Maintenance and Operations has been with West Sonoma County Union High School District since March 2014.  Prior to her starting with District she spent 11 years with Santa Rosa City Schools of which eight of them were as the Director of Facilities, Maintenance & Operations.  She has managed over $15,000,000 in construction projects.  She has been responsible for the direct management facility improvements starting at design development through construction administration and construction completion with projects ranging in areas of new construction, modernizations, and deferred maintenance.

Additional responsibilities include:  budget development, review of contracts/bonds/insurances, writing Board Reports, and developing construction timelines, working and managing custodial, maintenance and grounds staff, interactions with other key administrators to create safe healthy school and working environments for students and staff.

Ms. Bruneman has participated on the Division of State Architects close out task force for school construction projects.  This was a committee that was formed at the request of the Governor to address the project close out process throughout the State.

Ms. Bruneman is a former committee member of the Coalition for Adequate School Housing legislative advisory committee.  This committee advocates and advises the administration on propositions currently before the legislature discussing changes or modifications in school construction.

She was also recognized as one of the 2012 North Bay Journals inaugural Facilities Managers of the Year.  She is happily married with two children and a cat.