Tony Almeida

Manager Custodial Services Elk Grove Unified School District

Tony currently is the Manager for Custodial Services for the Elk Grove Unified School District, in Elk Grove California. He has been in the cleaning industry for 32 years, 25 years in public education and 7 years in private industry.  Tony oversees 75 buildings with over 6 million square ft. and 287 full time staff members. Tony and the EGUSD Maintenance & Operations department are very passionate about green cleaning, sustainable and healthier solutions for school environments. EGUSD was the first district in California to use OSG (on site generation) of electro-chemically activated solutions.

Tony currently is also an active committee member for Healthy Green Schools and Colleges and his district are current members of the International Sanitary Suppliers Association (ISSA). He has served as the professional council chair for CASBO (California Association of School Business Officials) section board for Maintenance & Operations. His department won the Green Cleaning award for Schools and Universities Silver award in 2017. Tony’s department was also recognized as the Silver standard of excellence award winner from HFI in 2017. Tony also has served on the HFI field advisory board for the Healthy Facilities Institute (HFI).