Staff & Faculty Directory

The faculty and staff of the University of Valley Forge are qualified, caring and, most importantly, called to teaching and leading in their respective areas of ministry and education.

Nearly 67 percent of our full-time faculty have earned doctoral degrees or are currently engaged in doctoral study. UVF students enjoy a 12:1 student-to-faculty ratio, ensuring a close, spiritually nourishing educational environment that lends itself to one-on-one attention and personal growth.

To see our staff and faculty, select an office or department below.

Office of the President

Dr. Don Meyer
President
610.917.1402
Dr. Daniel Mortensen
Executive Vice President and 
Vice President of Development
610.917.1412
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Dr. Kevin Beery
Vice President of Academic Affairs
610.917.1401
Jonathan Capeci
Vice President of Finance
610.917.1433
Jennifer Gale
Vice President of Student Life
610.917.1468
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Chrysta Archer
Administrative Assistant to the President
610.917.1402

 

Faculty

Sheri Aspito
Elementary & Early Childhood Education
610.917.3965
Leone Bilotta
Digital Media, Chair
Music
610.917.1483
Melanie Bridgens
Digital Media
610.917.1459
Laura Brookins
Arts & Sciences, Chair
610.917.1451
Dr. Debra Brown
Behavioral Sciences, Chair
610.917.3955
Dr. Malcolm Brubaker
Church Ministries
610.917.1458
Rev. Donald Cartledge
Interim Intercultural Studies Department - Chair, Missionary-in-Residence
610.917.1458
Dr. Kathy Caruso
Behavioral Sciences
610.917.3913
Dr. Bill Clarkson
Business, Chair
610.917.1477
Dr. Kenneth Damstrom
Behavioral Sciences
610.917.3953
Dr. William DeSanto
Music, Chair
610.917.1438
Dr. Michael
Di Giacomo
Arts & Sciences
610.917.3949
Dr. David Dippold
Church Ministries
610.917.1446
Dr. Jerome Douglas
Church Ministries, Chair
610.917.3912
Ben Franco
Digital Media
610.917.3945
Dominick Garcia
Digital Media
610.917.3935
Dr. Richard Gruber
Children & Family Studies
610.917.3946
Dr. Todd Guevin
Arts & Sciences
610.917.3948
Mark Hoffman
Missionary-in-Residence
610.917.1436
Kenneth Lang
Criminal Justice
610.917.1454
Mark MacLean
Church Ministries
610.917.3950
Dr. Bruce Marino
Church Ministries
610.917.1449
Karin McCadam
Behavioral Sciences
610.917.3944
Dr. A. Glenn McClure
Education, Chair
610.917.1453
Dr. Marianne Modica
Education
610.917.1495
Dr. Floyd Richmond
Music
610.917.1434
Dr. David Scolforo
Behavioral Sciences,
610.917.3952
Adam Sikorski
Youth & Family Studies
610.917.3962
Dr. JoAnn Smith
Deaf Pastoral Studies, Chair
610.917.1456
Kent Smith
Music
610.917.1442
Kathleen Terragnoli
Arts & Sciences
610.917.1455
Robert Thomas
Missionary-in-Residence
610.917.1482
Dr. James Walter
Business
610.917.3938
Melanie Weaver
Arts & Sciences
610.917.1448

 

Office of Academic Affairs

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Dr. Kevin Beery
Vice President of Academic Affairs
610.917.1403
Cyndi DePietropaolo
Administrative Assistant to the Vice President of Academic Affairs
610.917.1401
Stuart Ross
Associate Dean
610.917.1493
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Emily Goins
Director of Advising
610.917.1427
Douglas K Smith
Douglas Smith
Institutional Research Analyst
610.917.1469
Zack Kassebaum
Executive Director of Online Operations
610.917.3957

 

Office of Admissions

Joseph Ocasio
Admissions Director
610.917.1430
Claire Eiler
Admissions Office Manager
610.917.1487
LatiffTim
Timothy Latiff
Admissions Counselor
610.917.1472
Christian Delcid
Admissions Counselor
610.917.1411
Carrie Maurio
Admissions Counselor
610.917.1404
Carlos Rivera
Admissions Counselor
610.917.1405

 

Athletic Department

Jon Mack
Athletic Director Men's Basketball Head Coach
610.917.1467
Ronshea Vargas
Assistant Athletic Director Men's Basketball Assistant Coach
610.917.1479
Craig Lahr
Sports Information Director
610.917.1428
Gretchen Levan, MS, ATC, ATL
Assistant Athletic Director/SWA, Head Women’s Basketball Coach, Athletic Trainer
610.917.1478
Alyssa Williams
Head Athletic Trainer
610.917.1480
Jamie Batty
Assistant Softball Coach
Jaun Delcid
Women's Soccer Head Coach
Vernon Dorcey
Head Men's Soccer Coach
Tom Pierson
Head Baseball Coach

 

Office of Development

Dr. Daniel Mortensen
Executive Vice President
Vice President of Development
610.917.1412
Darlene Gruber
Coordinator of Development
610.917.1414

 

Office of Finance

Jonathan Capeci
Vice President of Finance
610.917.1433
Myra Ocasio
Controller
610.917.1409
Ronnie Bird
Director of Human Resources
610.917.1422
Betty Smith
Director of Accounting
610.917.1426
Michelle Pehlman
Business Office Cashier
610.917.1419
Caleb Anderson
Finance Manager
610.917.1408
Grace Armstrong
Student Accounts Counselor
610.917.1466

 

Office of Financial Aid

Evie Meyer
Executive Director of Enrollment Management
610.917.1417
Linda Stein
Director of Financial Aid
610.917.1416
Lindsay Merkel
Assistant Director of Financial Aid
610.917.3916
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Sandra Vieira
Assistant Director of Financial Aid
610.917.1498
Peter Armstrong
Financial Aid Specialist
610.917.1475

 

Office of Marketing

Michelle Maloney
Director of Marketing
610.917.1406
Steve Thurston
Associate Director of Marketing
610.917.1476
Douglas Smith
Media Specialist
610.917.3957
Sarah Cushing
Writer
610.917.3961
Jeanne Lockner
Marketing Assistant
610.917.3961
Chris Jones
Assistant Graphic Designer

 

Office of the Registrar

Russell Cambria
Registrar
610.917.1423
Alyson Thompson
Assistant to the Registrar
610.917.1462

 

Storms Research Center

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Debbie Hirneisen
Director, Storms Research Center
610.917.2003
Julia Patton
Associate Director, Storms Research Center
610.917.2004

 

Office of Student Life

Jennifer Gale
Vice President of Student Life
610.917.1488
Wendy Sigourney
Administrative Assistant to the VP of Student Life
610.917.1468
Wendy Beery
Campus Director
610.917.1429
Lauren Born
Director of Health Services
610.917.1465
Yung Park
Residence Director
610.917.1457
Anthony Ross
Campus Director
610.917.1418
Katy McLellan
Residence Director
610.917.1431
Tim Pomerhn
Auxiliary Services Coordinator
610.917.1432

 

Student Success & Career Service Center

Amy Thurston
Director of Student Success & Career Services
610.917.1444
Steve Stein
Student Success Counselor for Off Campus Students
610.917.1484
Denise Williams
Denise Williams
Student Success and Career Services Counselor
610.917.1461

 

Office of Information Technology

Brian Swomley
Director of Information Technology
Jeff Clark
Senior Systems Administrator/ Senior Programmer Analyst
Patrick Hays
Systems Administrator
Michael Jordan
Technical Support Manager
Michael Smith
Senior Database Administrator/Programmer Analyst

 

Faculty/Internship Administrative Assistants

Donna Headlee
Music & Digital Media
610.917.3954
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Denise Howland
Church Ministries, Deaf Ministries & Intercultural Studies
610.917.3911
Gina Stillman
Behavioral Sciences & Business
610.917.1463
Jenessa Tomassacci
Arts & Sciences and Education
610.917.3947

 
 

Graduate Faculty

Sandy Carney
Dr. William DeSanto
Dr. David Dippold
Dr. Jerome Douglas
Dominick Garcia
Dr. Troy Gearhart
Dr. Harvey Herman
Dr. Sherry Lee
Dr. Wayne Lee
Dr. Bruce Marino
Dr. Stephen Phifer
Dr. Dwight Sheets
Dr. JoAnn Smith
Kent Smith
Steven Studebaker
Dr. Donald Tucker
Dr. Scott Watson
 

Adjunct Faculty

Waverly Alston
Carlene Ball
Scott Ball
Wendy Beery
Terrance Belzer
Antonio Bilotta
Dr. Mark Boucher
Hilda Bradney
Dorothy Brown
Sandy Carney (AIR)
Dr. Virgina Christel
Kimberly Clark
Dr. Roli dela Cruz
Jennifer DeSanto
Daniel Desrosiers
Dr. Bryan Edgett
Dr. Fredrick Farrokh
Jennifer Gale
Dr. Troy Gearhart
James Goins
Paul Graham
Dr. Patrick Hairston
Trevor Hall
Donna Headlee
Eran Holt
William Huganir
Thomas Jackson
Gretchen Le Van
Ronald Lipscomb
Melissa Parada-Lombardi
Gregory Lush
Linda Martin
Katharyn McLellan
Lindsay Merkel
Thomas Murphy
Dr. John Nase
Dawn Newswanger
Dr. Leon Nicely
Yung Won Park
Sarah Peppel
Dr. Anne Potter
Thomas Rees
Donald Reese
Stanley Remer
Kenneth Riehman
Anthony Ross
Stuart Ross
Kinna Smith
Amy Thurston
Ronshea Vargas
Richard Zuch