Maintenance & Operations

  • The Department of Maintenance and Operations is committed to providing pleasant, effective service through efficient communication, cooperative teamwork and organized planning to ensure a safe and healthy learning environment. 

    BUSD Maintenance and Operations Team
    Phone: (707) 542 -5197 ext 9
    Maintenance Request:

    Reinel Duarte, BUSD Groundskeeper has been working in grounds for over twenty years with experience in growing and maintaining outdoor spaces.  He holds a degree in Agriculture and Ecology for
    Environmental Engineering.  Additionally, he is as an outdoor educator and greenhouse grower, engaging the community in awareness and enjoyment of both aesthetic and
    edible gardening.  He enjoys his work beautifying Bellevue Union School District Schools.  He enjoys spending time with his family and cat, additionally he likes playing guitar and reading.

    Patrick Herring, BUSD Maintenance Technician has over twenty years of experience in facilities management and maintenance operations with Diageo Chateau and Estate Wines. As a Facilities Lead Person, he managed the preventive maintenance program, safety and security requirements along with environmental compliance management. Pat assisted the Facilities Risk manager in the planning and delivery of CAPEX site improvements in the areas of operational equipment,facilities improvement, life safety and security projects. During his time with Diageo, Pat was a member of the sites ERT team. Pat spent over ten years at Optical Coating Laboratory (OCLI) in the Building Services group that managed facilities services for the OCLI Campus and was a member of the OCLI Hazmat site response team. Pat was born and raised in Sonoma County. He and his wife Helen live in Santa Rosa and have three adult children.

    Roger Farrell, Director of Maintenance & Operations comes to Bellevue Union with a diverse background that suits the unique opportunities our Director of Maintenance and Operations encounters.
    For the past twenty+ years Roger has gathered and developed a wealth of experiential knowledge working in and/or as a manager of projects within the construction and skilled facility maintenance industry. His past experience working in the construction and maintenance field, as an educator and as an emergency responder provides a familiarity with the operation needs of our District.
    ​As a past resident of San Diego and Fresno he has had opportunity to know first hand the diverse cultures of our Great State. He has lived in Sonoma County since 2000 with his wife Christina and their 3 children.


    As the late John Walker once said, “The difference between a ruin and a building in use is the janitor.”

BUSD Facility Improvements Accomplishments and Plans

BUSD Sites

  • Bellevue Elementary
    3223 Primrose Ave, Santa Rosa, CA 95407
    Meadow View Elementary
    2665 Dutton Meadow, Santa Rosa, CA 95407
    Learning Center/Meadow View Annex
    2641 Dutton Meadow, Santa Rosa, CA 95407
    Kawana Springs Elementary
    2121 Moraga Dr, Santa Rosa, CA 95407
    Early Learning Center
    2014 Moraga Dr, Santa Rosa, CA 95407
    Taylor Mountain Elementary
    1210 E. Bellevue Ave, Santa Rosa, CA 95407
    BUSD District Office
    3150 Education Dr, Santa Rosa, CA 95407