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Mr. Sean Smith

Sean Smith is the Director of Facilities and Grounds at Gurnee District 56.  Sean grew up in Gurnee, Illinois and is a graduate of Warren High School. He has worked at District 56 for the past 22 years and in the HVAC industry for 18 years. Since taking the position of Director of Facilities and Grounds 4 years ago, he has taken on the roll of 1st chair of the North Eastern's Illinois Facilities Professional Group (NEIFP) through IASBO. Sean has also received his HVAC license, CPS, CPMM and Facilities Management Certificates and continues to be an active member in IASBO. Sean's goals and objectives are more than numbers and measurements, but to support the Districts Mission and provide a safe and comfortable environment for students and staff with facilities that are clean and well maintained.