LOCK HAVEN, Pa. - The Lock Haven University 2010 opening meeting on August 26 provided faculty and staff an opportunity to meet the universityís newest employees.Lock Haven University is a member of the Pennsylvania State
System of Higher Education (PASSHE), the largest provider of higher education in
the commonwealth. Its 14 universities offer more than 250 degree and certificate
programs in more than 120 areas of study. Nearly 405,000 system alumni live and
work in Pennsylvania.
Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs Deborah Erickson introduced John M. Abplanalp, Institutional Data Manager, Planning and Assessment; Tristan Ashcroft, Instructor, Geology; Samuel Bateman, Assistant Porfessor, Management; Jennifer A. Bodnar, Director, Campus Violence Prevention Program; Holle Canatella, Assistant Professor, History; Matthew M. Checchio, Marketing/Admissions Representative, Clearfield Campus; Deborah G. Cline, Clerk Typist, Physician Assistant Studies; Joyce Dugan, Instructor, Nursing; Nathan Eck, Assistant Coach, Football; Craig A. Ernst, Assistant Professor, Physician Assistant Studies; Richard Freeman, Associate Professor, Physician Assistant Studies; Elizabeth S. Glabus, Clerk Typist, Physician Assistant Studies; Anamika Gopal, Assistant Professor, Physics; Nicole M. Jacobs, Admissions Counselor, Admissions; Keith Johnson, Assistant Professor, Criminal Justice; Victoria Kellogg, Assistant Professor, Nursing; Matthew J. Lackey, Assistant Coach, Menís Wrestling; Sarah K. Lewis, Assistant Professor, Physician Assistant Studies; Jessica G. Lieb, Assistant Coach, Lacrosse; Kara D. Lowery, Assistant Coach, Menís and Womenís Soccer; Michael Markle, Assistant Coach, Football; Tristan McMorran, Admissions Counselor, Admissions; Scott Moore, Assistant Coach, Menís Wrestling; Meghan Pifer, Assistant Professor, Academic Development and Counseling; Jeffery Seeley, Assistant Professor, Graduate Studies; Ann Sees, Instructor, Nursing; Zachary H. Smith, Assistant Coach, Womenís Basketball; Leonard B. Stiver, Applications Developer, Physician Assistant Studies; Jennifer Taylor, Assistant Professor, Psychology; and David Tidwell, Assistant Professor, Performing Arts.
Vice President for Finance and Administration and Technology Bill Hanelly introduced Timothy D. Cervinsky, Instructional Technology; Angela S. Eisenhower, Facilities; Walter M. Gavlock, Facilities; Anthony J. Hayes, Facilities; Matthew J. Heaton, Facilities; Melissa K. McKeown, Clearfield Branch Campus; David G. Peters, Grounds; Zachary J. Pittenger, Facilities; Kaycie J. Rich, Facilities; Abbey D. Rickert, Facilities; Jon A. Robb, Facilities; Harry S. Rupert, Facilities; Scott D. Schrieber, Instructional Technology; Don C. Smith, Facilities; Joel S. Soo, Facilities; Susan R. Watt, Facilities, Facilities; and Samuel R. Wert, Grounds.
Vice President for Student Affairs Dr. Linda Koch introduced Paul D. Gramley, Public Safety and Jennifer A. Russell, Public Safety.
Interim President Barbara B. Dixon, herself a new employee of Lock Haven University, took a few minutes to introduce herself to the campus community before delivering a brief address outlining the goals and challenges of the upcoming academic year.