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Meet the Staff

Meet the Staff


Brian Flesner Headshot             
Director of Facilities Operations
(402) 826-8218              
Brian joined Doane University in 2004.  His responsibilities include overseeing the day-to-day management of Facilities Operations and campus construction.
 Sheryl Skala Headshot                              
Facilities Operations Coordinator

Sheryl started working at Doane in 1991 as the Supervisor of the Service Bureau.  In May 2015, she joined Facilities as an Operations Coordinator.  Sheryl's responsibilities include processing work orders, fleet reservations and coordinating the daily operations of the department.

 Jerri Van Horn Headshot                          
Jerri Van Horn
Manager of Event Services
Martin Building, Room 103
Jerri began working at Doane University in 2012 and joined the Facilities Operations department in 2015 as the Manager of Event Services. Event Services play a key role in planning and executing institutional events, provide support for the scheduling and planning of faculty, student, and staff events, and coordinate summer camps and conferences. 

Mike Hatfield Headshot

Manager of Grounds and Fleet Services
(402) 826-8320
Mike joined Doane University in 2012. His responsiblities include the supervision of grounds and fleet services and he serves as the Arboretum Curator.

Scott Sieck Headshot

Manager of Maintenance Services
(402) 826-8699
Scott joined Doane in 2007 as a HVAC technician and now serves as the Manager of Maintenance Services.  Scott brings over 20 years of HVAC and building maintenance experience to Doane and supervises the plumbing, electrical and HVAC areas.

Don Stewart Headshot

Manager of Construction Services
(402) 826-8228
Don joined Doane University in January 2015, bringing with him over 25 years of construction experience.  Don is responsible for construction projects on all of Doane's campuses and he also assists with building maintenance.


Heather Busboom
Manager of Custodial Services
Martin Building, Room 107
Heather began working at Doane University in 2012 as a custodian in Hansen Hall. Heather graduated from Doane in 2019 and took over as Manager of Custodial Services in 2021.