Faculty and Staff

Stifter, Michael

Mike Stifter

Michael Stifter

Executive Director, Facilities Planning and Management


Originally from Silver Lake, MN, Mike came to UW-River Falls in 1999 after student life stints at Moorhead State University, North Dakota State University, and the University of Kansas. He worked in Residence Life and Student Life for his first eight years on campus before accepting the Director of Facilities Management position in 2007. In 2012, he served one year as the Interim Executive Director for the Division of Administrative Services. Since 2013, he has served as the Executive Director for Facilities Planning and Management with day to day responsibilities for Campus Facilities as well as general oversight for Campus Planning, Police and Parking, and Sustainability.

Mike has a wife, Tammy and two daughters, Emily and Jaynan. In the community, Mike is active in the River Falls Lions Club and the School Board, as well as other church and community activities as time allows.