As director of facilities, Tim Lucero heads the Building Operations and Central Services departments. He came to NCSL with more than eight years’ experience working with UBS Telecommunications and Mobil Oil Corp. At UBS, he received training and certifications that allowed him to install and repair digital and analog telephone systems. At Mobil Oil, he worked in the oil and gas and mining/coal divisions. While at Mobil, he coordinated the central services operations and worked with a team from Northern Telecommunication to design, install and manage a new phone system for its 375 staff members. He eventually became the last person employed with the mining/coal division and was directly responsible for liquidating all of its property before his departure.