In February 2003, the Board of Directors of the NYSSFA established the School Facilities Management Institute, Inc. (SFMI).

The institute is a non-profit organization created for the purpose of providing education and training programs on timely school facilities management issues.

Educational programs are offered to Directors of School Facilities, their key staff and others interested in pursuing a career in the field.


To elevate school facility management through education, training and technical support to the highest level achievable. To further develop the professionalism and character of each facility manager; and to cultivate future facility managers by creating opportunities for those pursuing a career in the field.


SFMI Board of Directors 


SFMI has its own Constitution and Bylaws.