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Terry Pritchett CEFP, Assistant Vice President for Facilities and Planning
Terry joined the Army out of high school and served in Operation Desert Storm before earning a bachelor’s degree in management and ethics from Manhattan Christian College and a master’s degree in management from Friends University. He started his career as a custodian/plumber out of the Army and worked his way up to director positions. In all, he has more than 20 years of experience in facilities maintenance, including serving as physical plant director at Tabor College (2001-2008) and as director of facilities and custodial at Tarleton State University (2008-2014).
Phone: (325) 649-8608
Dora Hernandez, Facilities Department Coordinator
Dora, who was previously employed with HPU for 3 years (2010 – 2013), returned to the custodial crew in June 2014. She was promoted to facilities coordinator in July 2015. In her spare time, she enjoys reading, spending time with family – especially her grandkids – and being with friends.
Phone: (325) 649-8607
Casey Cox, Grounds Supervisor
Originally from Denison, Texas, Casey began working in the green industry in 2008 as a crew leader for JP Landscape Supply Inc. He graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in criminal justice from Sam Houston State University in 2011. That year, he moved to Brownwood after accepting the position of grounds supervisor and he became a Licensed Landscape Irrigator in 2012. In his free time, he enjoys spending time with family and friends as well as hunting and fishing.
Phone: (325) 649-8090
Roger W. Dewell, Maintenance Supervisor
Roger began employment with the university on May 28, 2013. He joined HPU from Kohler Company where he served as a robotics technician in the vitreous division of the Brownwood plant from 1998-2013. He was responsible for the installation and maintenance of Fanuc demolding robots and Gaiotto spray robots. Prior to Kohler, Dewell was a journeyman electrician for Brown Electric, working in New Mexico for the Williams Corporation.
Roger oversees the daily operation of the maintenance and mechanical associates in facilities. He processes work orders, prioritizes work, estimates labor and material for projects, and deals with all contractors and contract labor.
Roger holds certifications in Fanuc robotics programming, Gaiotto robotics programming, Siemens PLC programming, Allen Bradley Rockwell PLC programming, CNC programming, mechanical, electrical, and welding.
Phone: (325) 649-8825
Diane Hackney, Supervisor of Custodial Services
Diane has been employed at HPU since 2009, previously serving as administrative assistant to the dean of the School of Science and Mathematics and as facilities coordinator. She was promoted to custodial supervisor in July 2015. She enjoys spending her free time with her family and friends.
Phone: (325) 649-8051