The Facilities Management offices are located in the main building on the main floor in Room 109 (old mail and copy room).  The hours of operation are from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM.  The Director of Facilities and Campus Safety office is located in Andersen Hall, room A-425. The department is responsible for all aspects of Facilities Management: planning, construction management, energy management, space inventory management, preventive and routine maintenance, repair, custodial services and grounds services in compliance with specifications and code requirement.  It conducts ongoing planning and assessment of the physical plan management. The office negotiates and evaluates contracts for facilities infrastructure including construction, telephone networks, building-wide systems such as the photocopy fleet, cleaning and pest prevention.  The Facilities Department recruits, hires and manages maintenance, custodial and security staff including observance of collective bargaining agreement.  It provides appropriate support for ongoing classroom, performance and college events.  The department works closely with the Dean of Students and Senior Director of Administration and Human Relations to comply with all regulations and procedures regarding campus safety and security.  It develops and writes policies and procedures for the department, and maintains external relations with NYC departments (police, fire, sanitation, building inspectors), neighborhood groups, and nearby campus employees. 

MSM Emergency Plan

Annual Security Report

In compliance with the Clery Act, a Campus Annual Security Report is prepared each year to provide information about how Manhattan School of Music promotes a safe environment. Preventative plans and policies to encourage a safe environment and statistics about crime occurring at Manhattan School of Music are available in the 2015 Annual Security Report.

Facilities Management

Luis Plaza
Director of Facilities and Campus Safety
917 493 4448


Rosalie Gambino
Building Manager
917 493 4188

Elisa Roman
Facilities Coordinator
917 493 4526

Elvin Ruiz

Night Handyperson
917 493 4424


Anthony Papini
Building Engineer
917 493 4710

Luis Plaza
Director of Facilities and Campus Safety
917 493 4448