Val Emery

Eastern Division Vice President, K-12

Val began his facilities career in 1996 as the director of the transportation and housekeeping departments at a casino in Vicksburg, Mississippi. Looking for an opportunity to move back to the Midwest, Val joined Compass in 2003 with Crothall Healthcare. During his time with Compass, Val helped manage several large acute care hospitals in the Midwest. He joined SSC in 2014. Val is a problem solver by nature and enjoys the challenge in finding solutions. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his four children, cooking Creole food, and going to music festivals with his family. Val is a graduate of Jackson State University.

The Compass Network

As a member of Compass Group North America, a $16 billion food and support services organization, SSC has an incredible array of resources at our fingertips, and we put those resources to work for our partners. Compass Group has existing relationships with institutions in all 50 states through its diverse family of business lines including Chartwells, Bon Appetit, FLIK, and Canteen.

Compass group brings unshakable financial stability to support our growth, allowing SSC to invest in innovations for our partners. This support also brings peace of mind to our partnerships by allowing us to take more risk and guarantee outcomes. We can even offer up-front capital investments for facility infrastructure improvements, leading to immediate and long-term financial payoff for your campus.

The Compass Network

As a member of Compass Group North America, a $16 billion food and support services organization, SSC has an incredible array of resources at our fingertips, and we put those resources to work for our partners. Compass Group has existing relationships with institutions in all 50 states through its diverse family of business lines including Chartwells, Bon Appetit, FLIK, and Canteen.

Compass group brings unshakable financial stability to support our growth, allowing SSC to invest in innovations for our partners. This support also brings peace of mind to our partnerships by allowing us to take more risk and guarantee outcomes. We can even offer up-front capital investments for facility infrastructure improvements, leading to immediate and long-term financial payoff for your campus.