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. Byron Klaus
Dr. Byron Klaus
Interim President
610.917.1402
Dr. Daniel Mortensen
Dr. Daniel Mortensen
Executive
Vice President
&  Vice President
of Development
610.917.1412
BeeryKevin
Dr. Kevin Beery
Vice President
of Academic Affairs
610.917.1401
Jonathan Capeci
Jonathan Capeci
Vice President
of Finance
610.917.1433
Jennifer Gale
Jennifer Gale
Vice President
of Student Life
610.917.1468
ArcherChrysta
Chrysta Archer
Administrative Assistant
to the President
610.917.1402

 

Faculty

Sheri Aspito
Sheri Aspito
Elementary & Early Childhood Education
610.917.3965
Leone Bilotta
Leone Bilotta
Digital Media, Chair
Music
610.917.1483
Melanie Bridgens
Melanie Bridgens
Digital Media
610.917.1459
Laura Brookins
Laura Brookins
Arts & Sciences, Chair
610.917.1451
Dr. Debra Brown
Dr. Debra Brown
Behavioral Sciences, Chair
610.917.3955
Dr. Kathy Caruso
Dr. Kathy Caruso
Behavioral Sciences
610.917.3913
Dr. Bill Clarkson
Dr. Bill Clarkson, Chair
Business
610.917.1477
DerekClepper
Derek Clepper
Behavioral Sciences
610.917.1454
Dr. Kenneth Damstrom
Dr. Kenneth Damstrom
Behavioral Sciences
610.917.3953
Dr. William DeSanto
Dr. William DeSanto
Music, Chair
610.917.1438
Dr. David Dippold
Dr. David Dippold
Church Ministries
610.917.1446
Dr. Jerome Douglas
Dr. Jerome Douglas
Church Ministries, Chair
610.917.3912
Dominick Garcia
Dominick Garcia
Digital Media
610.917.3935
Teelah Grimes
Teelah Grimes
Business
610.917.2020
Dr. Richard Gruber
Dr. Richard Gruber
Children & Family Studies
610.917.3946
Dr. Todd Guevin
Dr. Todd Guevin
Arts & Sciences
610.917.3948
Tim Jackson
Tim Jackson
Digital Media
610.917.3958
David-Kim
David Kim
Intercultural Studies, Chair
610.917.2009
Mark MacLean
Mark MacLean
Church Ministries
610.917.3950
Dr. Bruce Marino
Dr. Bruce Marino
Church Ministries
610.917.1449
Carrie Maurio
Carrie Maurio
Church Ministries
610.917.3962
Karin McCadam
Karin McCadam
Behavioral Sciences
610.917.3944
Dr. A. Glenn McClure
Dr. A. Glenn McClure
Education, Chair
610.917.1453
Dr. Marianne Modica
Dr. Marianne Modica
Education
610.917.1495
Dr. Floyd Richmond
Dr. Floyd Richmond
Music
610.917.1434
Dr. David Scolforo
Dr. David Scolforo
Behavioral Sciences
610.917.3952
Dr. JoAnn Smith
Dr. JoAnn Smith
Deaf Pastoral Studies, Chair
610.917.1456
Kent Smith
Kent Smith
Music
610.917.1442
Troy Tabor
Troy Tabor
Missionary-in-Residence
610.917.1436
Dr. James Walter
Dr. James Walter
Business
610.917.3938
Melanie Weaver
Melanie Weaver
Arts & Sciences
610.917.1448

 

Office of Academic Affairs

Dr. Kevin Beery
Dr. Kevin Beery
Vice President of Academic Affairs
610.917.1403
Cyndi DePietropaolo
Cyndi DePietropaolo
Administrative Assistant to the Vice President of Academic Affairs
610.917.1401
Stuart Ross
Stuart Ross
Associate Dean of Institutional Effectiveness
610.917.1493
Michael Suder
Michael Suder
Institutional Research and Data Analyst
610.917.1469

 

Office of Admissions

Mark Cernero
Mark Cernero
Admissions Director
610.917.1430
Claire Eiler
Claire Eiler
Admissions Office Manager
610.917.1487
Timothy Latiff
Timothy Latiff
Assistant Director
610.917.1472
“Karlen
Karlen Hawley
Admissions Data Administrator
610.917.1049
Michael Nelson
Michael Nelson
Admissions Counselor
610.917.1411
Kristina Padilla
Kristina Padilla
Admissions Counselor
610.917.2016
Kaylee Pfahler
Kaylee Pfahler
Admissions Counselor
610.917.1405
Christopher Stutzman
Christopher Stutzman
Admissions Counselor
610.917.1404

 

Athletic Department

Mack
Jon Mack
Athletic Director
Men's Basketball
Head Coach
610.917.1467
LeVan
Gretchen Levan, MS, ATC, ATL
Associate Athletic Director/SWA
Women’s Basketball
Head Coach
610.917.1478
Laird
Mark Laird
Assistant Athletic Director of Compliance and Recruiting
610.917.1428
Algeo
Brian Algeo
Sports Information Director
Baseball Head Coach
610.917.1479
Balban
Courtney Balban
Women’s Volleyball
Head Coach
610.917.1541
Vernon Dorsey
Vernon Dorsey
Men's Soccer
Head Coach
Athletic Fields Manager
Intramural Director
610.917.1443
Setodji
Romaric Setodji
Women's Soccer
Head Coach
610.917.1441

 

Office of Development

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

 

Office of Finance

Jonathan Capeci
Vice President of Finance
610.917.1433
OcasioMyra
Myra Ocasio
Controller
610.917.1409
Ronnie Bird
Ronnie Bird
Director of Human Resources
610.917.1422
Betty Smith
Betty Smith
Director of Accounting
610.917.1426
Melissa Abel
Melissa Abel
Student Accounts Coordinator
610.917.1408
Grace Armstrong
Grace Armstrong
Student Accounts Counselor
610.917.1466
Michelle Pehlman
Michelle Pehlman
Business Office Cashier
610.917.1419
Steve Stein
Steve Stein
Online Student Financial Advisor
610.917.1484

 

Office of Financial Aid

Linda Stein
Linda Stein
Director of Financial Aid
610.917.1416
Sandra Vieira
Sandra Vieira
Assistant Director of Financial Aid
610.917.1498
Peter Armstrong
Peter Armstrong
Enrollment Management Data Analyst
Megan Perez
Megan Perez
Financial Aid Counselor
610.917.1475

 

Office of Marketing

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

 

Office of the Registrar

Craig Miller
Craig Miller
Registrar
610.917.1423
Margaret Erickson
Margaret Erickson
Assistant Registrar
610.917.1462

 

Storms Research Center

Debbie Hirneisen
Debbie Hirneisen
Director, Storms Research Center
610.917.2003
Julia Patton
Julia Patton
Associate Director, Storms Research Center
610.917.2004
Patrick Wright
P. Patrick Wright
Circulation & Reference Services Librarian
610.917.2005

 

Office of Student Life

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

 

Student Success & Career Service Center

Amy Thurston
Amy Thurston
Director of Student Success & Career Services
610.917.1444
Christian Delcid
Christian Delcid
Student Success ​& Career Service Counselor
610.917.1461

 

Office of Information Technology

Varinia Robinson
Varinia Robinson
Director of Information Technology
Jeff Clark
Jeff Clark
Senior Systems Administrator/ Senior Programmer Analyst
Michael Jordan
Michael Jordan
Technical Support Manager
Michael Smith
Michael Smith
Senior Database Administrator/Programmer Analyst
Daniel Smith
Daniel Smith
IT Support Technician

 

Faculty/Internship Administrative Assistants

Donna Headlee
Donna Headlee
Music & Digital Media
610.917.3954
Denise Howland
Denise Howland
Church Ministries, Deaf Ministries & Intercultural Studies
610.917.3911
Gina Stillman
Gina Stillman
Behavioral Sciences & Business
610.917.1463

 

 

Emeritus

Dr. Don Meyer
Dr. Don Meyer
President Emeritus
(1997-2016)
Malcolm Brubaker
Malcolm Brubaker, Ph.D.
Church Ministries Department, Biblical Studies
(1983-2016)
Reuben Hartwick
A. Reuben Hartwick, M.Div.
Chairman, Division of Church Ministries, Bible and Theology
(1969-1995)
Dorsey Reynolds
Dorsey Reynolds
Librarian
(1964-2006)
Kathleen Terragnoli
Kathleen Terragnoli, M.S.
Dean of Women/Residence Director, Arts and Sciences Department, Academic Counselor, Faculty Athletic Representative
(1978-2016)

 
 

Graduate Faculty

Dr. James Bolds
Dr. William DeSanto
Belinda Fontanez
Dr. Troy Gearhart
Dr. Harvey Herman
Dr. Bruce Marino
Sarah Peppel
Dr. Stephen Phifer
Dr. Floyd Richmond
Dr. JoAnn Smith
Sharon Smith
Dr. Steven Studebaker
 

Adjunct Faculty

Patricia Achee
Waverly Alston
Carlene Ball
Scott Ball
Dr. Montrece Bell
Antonio Bilotta
Hilda Bradney
Dorothy Brown
Sandy Carney (AIR)
Mi Sun Cho
Dr. Virgina Christel
Jamie Clark
Kimberly Clark
Victor Davi
Dr. Janet DeRosa
Jennifer DeSanto
Dr. Michael Di Giacomo
Ruth Dougherty
Dr. Bryan Edgett
Benjamin Franco
Stephen Giunta
Dr. Ronald Hall
Trevor Hall
Donna Headlee
Eran Holt
Thomas Jackson
Gretchen Le Van
Ronald Lipscomb
Ronald Lombardi
Rita Maurio
Dawn Newswanger
Myra Ocasio
John Perez
Dr. Kristen Poppa
Dr. Anne Potter
Donald Reese
Kenneth Riehman
Romaric Setodji
Kinna Smith
Richard Sparling
Shahan Teberian
Kathleen Terragnoli
Alyson Thompson
Amy Thurston
Christopher Vincent
Kristina Walker
Richard Zuch