Scope of Work

There are a total oftwelve equipment operators, two masons, and one florist on the grounds crew. They are responsible for maintaining 240 acres of cultivated and uncultivated property owned by IUP. Of the 240 acres, 130 acres are manicured. The grounds crew also supports the Athletic Department to maintain the various sports fields and assists many other areas with the use of equipment and manpower.

  • Mowing grass
  • Snow removal
  • Tree and shrub trimming
  • Recycling and trash removal
  • Logistical support



Hours of Operation

Monday-Friday, 7:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.

Request Service

Submit an online service request to the Maintenance Group using SchoolDude.

Grounds Services

Mr. Tony Neese

University Grounds Supervisor


724-422-9466 (cell)

Mr. Todd Basa

Equipment Operator A

Mr. Levi Brewer

Equipment Operator A

Mr. Jeremy Daugherty

Equipment Operator A

Kim Lewis


Mr. Tyler Smay

Equipment Operator A

Mr. Gregg VanHorn

Equipment Operator B

Mr. Ron Wells

Equipment Operator

Mr. Bill Harris