Barbara Bendon, Administrator
Location: Facilities Management Center, 109 SE 13th Street, Des Moines, Iowa 50319
Space and Lease Management is responsible for locating space, negotiating the contract, preparing and executing the contract and managing all stated leased facilities. Responsibilities also include assignment and tracking of office spaces, development and maintenance of a statewide lease database.
Space Management Services
Space and Lease Management is responsible for design, moves, adds and changes (furniture resets) to office space as well as assignment and tracking of office space for the Capitol Complex and Ankeny Labs. Space Management is also responsible for developing and maintaining Space Request Procedures, the State Space Allocation Form, Office Space Standards and furniture guidelines in an effort to effectively plan and ensure maximization of space utilization by state agencies.
State Surplus Property
Space and Lease Management is responsible for overseeing and managing the State Surplus Property program. The Department of Administrative Services has contracted with an online auction service called GovDeals to assist state departments in selling their surplus items.