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. Ron McManus
Dr. Ron McManus
Interim President
610.917.1402
Rev. David Kim
Rev. David Kim
Chief Operating Officer
610.917.1402
Dave Dallanbach
Dave Dallenbach
Adjunct Chief
Financial Officer
610.917.1402
Dr. Jerome Douglas
Dr. ​Jerome Douglas
Vice President
of Academic Affairs
610.917.​1403
Jennifer Gale
Jennifer Gale
Vice President
of Student Life
610.917.1468
Dr. Todd Guevin
Dr. Todd Guevin
Vice President of
Institutional
Effectiveness
610.917.​1493
Bucky Deleasa
Bucky Deleasa
Director of Facilities Operations
610.917.1402
Shahan Teberian
Shahan Teberian, J.D.
University Counsel
610.917.1402
ArcherChrysta
Chrysta Archer
Executive Assistant to the Interim President and Chief Operating Officer
610.917.1402

 

Faculty

Sheri Aspito
Sheri Aspito
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
Business,
Chair
610.917.1477
DerekClepper
Derek Clepper, J.D.
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
Ministry Leadership and Theology,
Chair
610.917.1446
Dr. Jerome Douglas
Dr. Jerome Douglas
Ministry Leadership and Theology
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
Ministry Leadership and Theology
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
Ministry Leadership and Theology
610.917.3950
Dr. Bruce Marino
Dr. Bruce Marino
Ministry Leadership and Theology
610.917.1449
Carrie Maurio
Carrie Maurio
Ministry Leadership and Theology
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 Ministries,
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. Jerome Douglas
Dr. ​Jerome Douglas
Vice President
of Academic Affairs
610.917.1403
Cyndi DePietropaolo
Cyndi DePietropaolo
Administrative Assistant to the Vice President of Academic Affairs
610.917.1401
Craig Miller
Craig Miller
Registrar
610.917.1423
Margaret Erickson
Margaret Erickson
Assistant Registrar
610.917.1462

 

Office of Admissions

Mark Cernero
Mark Cernero
Director of Admissions
610.917.1430
Claire Eiler
Claire Eiler
Assistant Director of Admissions
610.917.1487
“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
610.917.14​04
Matt Godfrey
Matt Godfrey
Admissions Representative
610.917.14​87
Kevin Landis
Kevin Landis
Admissions Representative
610.917.14​87

 

Athletic Department

LeVan
Gretchen LeVan, MS, ATC, ATL
Athletic Director/SWA
Women’s Basketball
Head Coach
610.917.1478
Teelah Grimes
Teelah Grimes
Compliance Director
610.917.2020
Algeo
Brian Algeo
Sports Information Director
Baseball Head Coach
610.917.1479
Mack
Jon Mack
Men's Basketball
Head Coach
610.917.1467
Laird
Mark Laird
Assistant Men's Basketball Coach
610.917.1428
Vernon Dorsey
Vernon Dorsey
Athletic Fields Manager
Intramural Director
Men's Soccer
Head Coach
610.917.1443
Setodji
Romaric Setodji
Women's Soccer
Head Coach
610.917.1441
 

Office of Finance

Dave Dallenbach
Dave Dallenbach
Adjunct Chief
Financial Officer
610.917.1402
Ronnie Bird
Ronnie Bird
Director of Human Resources
610.917.1422
Melissa Abel
Melissa Abel
Student Accounts Coordinator
610.917.1408
Grace Armstrong
Grace Armstrong
Student Accounts Coordinator
610.917.1466
Michelle Pehlman
Michelle Pehlman
Business Office Cashier
610.917.1419

 

Office of Financial Aid

Jonathan Capeci
Jonathan Capeci
Special Projects 
Manager
610.917.1433
Linda Stein
Linda Stein
Director of Financial Aid
610.917.1416
Sandra Vieira
Sandra Vieira
Assistant Director of Financial Aid
610.917.1498
Megan Perez
Megan Perez
Financial Aid Counselor
610.917.1475

 

Office of Institutional Effectiveness & Development

Dr. Todd Guevin
Dr. Todd Guevin
Vice President of
Institutional
Effectiveness
610.917.​1493
Peter Armstrong
Peter Armstrong
Enrollment Management Data Analyst
Christian Delcid
Christian Delcid
Student Success ​& Career Service Counselor
610.917.1461
Darlene Gruber
Darlene Gruber
Coordinator of Development
610.917.1414
Michael Suder
Michael Suder
Institutional Research and Data Analyst
610.917.1469

 

Office of Marketing

Dominick Garcia
Dominick Garcia
Director of Marketing
610.917.1406
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Doug Smith
Creative Director
610.917.3957
Sarah Cushing
Sarah Cushing
Writing Coordinator
610.917.3961
Jeanne Lockner
Jeanne Lockner
Marketing Coordinator
610.917.3961
Brandon Martinelli
Brandon Martinelli
Video Coordinator
610.917.1476
 

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
Lauren Born
Lauren Born
Director of Health Services
610.917.1465
Katy McLellan
Katy McLellan
Residence Director
610.917.1431
Yung Park
Yung Park
Residence Director
610.917.1457
Tim Pomerhn
Tim Pomerhn
Auxiliary Services Coordinator
610.917.1432
 

Office of Information Technology

Jonathan Capeci
Jonathan Capeci
Special Projects 
Manager
610.917.1433
Jeff Clark
Jeff Clark
Senior Systems Administrator / Senior Programmer Analyst
Michael Jordan
Michael Jordan
Technical Support Manager
Daniel Smith
Daniel Smith
IT Support Technician
Michael Smith
Michael Smith
Senior Database Administrator / Programmer Analyst

 

Faculty/Internship Administrative Assistants

Donna Headlee
Donna Headlee
Music & Digital Media
610.917.3954
Denise Howland
Denise Howland
Deaf Ministries, Education, Intercultural Studies & Ministry Leadership and Theology
610.917.3911
Gina Stillman
Gina Stillman
Arts and Sciences, Behavioral Sciences & Business
610.917.1463

 

Emeritus

Malcolm Brubaker
Malcolm Brubaker, Ph.D.
Church Ministries Department, Biblical Studies
(1983-2016)
Dr. Don Meyer
Dr. Don Meyer
President Emeritus
(1997-2016)
Kathleen Terragnoli
Kathleen Terragnoli, M.S.
Dean of Women/Residence Director, Arts and Sciences Department, 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

Waverly Alston
Megan Baker
Carlene Ball
Scott Ball
Michael Beckett
Antonio Bilotta
Jill Boisvert
Melinda Bowman
Hilda Bradney
Dr. Malcolm Brubaker
Mi Sun Cho
Dr. Virgina Christel
Jamie Clark
Kimberly Clark
Dr. Roger Cocking
Victor Davi
Dr. Janet DeRosa
Jennifer DeSanto
Dr. Bryan Edgett
Lorraine Fillippo
Belinda Fontanez
Benjamin Franco
Jennifer Gale
Dr. Troy Gearhart
Dr. Ron Hall
Trevor Hall
Eran Holt
Thomas Jackson
Dr. Marlyn Jones
Gretchen Le Van
Ronald Lipscomb
Melissa Lombardi-Parada
Ronald Lombardi
Michelle Maloney
Brandon Martinelli
Rita Maurio
Terrance Mellon
Katy McLellan
Karalyn Morris
Dr. John Nase
Najah Naylor
Dawn Newswanger
Yung Park
Sarah Peppel
John Perez
Dr. Anne Potter
Stanley Remer
Donald Reese
Romaric Setodji
Kinna Smith
Lanette Smithson
Alyson Thompson
Andrew VanCott
D. Christopher Vincent
Dr. Daphne Washington
Dr. Scott Watson
Richard Zuch