Design & Construction

The Design and Construction Division provides the successful and collaborative execution of design and construction projects at Penn State, and is organized into five teams: Construction Services, Contract Administration, Design Services, Project Management and Renovation Services. 

Director: Lisa Berkey

Manages construction contract phase of projects to ensure standards are met, schedules are maintained and safety is assured
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Construction contract procurement, professional agreement processing, payment applications, change-orders, DBE program management
Building plans
Provides architectural/engineering services for various disciplines supplemented by outside forces when needed
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Oversees design & construction of all new construction, renovation and major maintenance projects
South Residence Halls
Responsible for performing customer funded construction and select major maintenance projects.

People In Division


Construction Carpenter
(814) 409-8903
Construction Service Representative
(814) 865-7192
Facilities Contract Administration Specialist
(814) 863-4615
(814) 308-2996
Maintenance Worker, Asbestos Removal & Insulation
(814) 777-0747
Architectural Designer
(814) 863-4514
Maintenance Worker Reno and Demo
Electrical Designer
(814) 863-2487