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Laura Hall
Name
Laura Hall
Senior Director
Campus Recreation
Office
101K Intramural Bldg
University Park, PA 16802
Contact
814-863-1579
Collegiate Recreation Experience
  • California State University, Sacramento - 3 years
    Coordinator, IM Sports; Assistant Director, Competitive Sports, Director

  • University of California, Davis - 15 years
    Assistant Director, IM Sports; Associate Director, Programs; Director

Education
  • Master of Science in Sport Psychology
    California State University, Sacramento

  • Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science
    University of California, Davis

  • Bachelor of Arts in Sociology, Organizational Behavior
    University of California, Davis

Professional Certifications
  • RCRSP (Registered Collegiate Recreational Sports Professional)
Linda Buonanno
Name
Linda Buonanno
Senior Associate Director
Campus Recreation
Office
101C Intramural Bldg
University Park, PA 16802
Contact
814-865-7080
Name
Laura Gilham
Assistant Director
She, Her, Hers
Campus Recreation
Office
101 Intramural Bldg
University Park, PA 16802
Contact
814-867-5478
CERTIFICATIONS/CREDENTIALS

Education:

Penn State University - BA in Integrative Arts; Professional

Certifications/Credentials:

AASI National Certifications (American Association of Snowboard Instructors), NIRSA member (National Intramural and Recreational Sports Association), CPR/AED Certified

 

Becky Krantweiss
Name
Becky Krantweiss
Chief Business Officer
Campus Recreation
Office
101H Intramural Bldg
University Park, PA 16802
Contact
814-863-1579
Education
  • Bachelor of Science in Business Logistics
    Penn State 
Associate Directors
Ryan Dangle
Name
Ryan Dangle
Associate Director
Campus Recreation
Office
101 Intramural Blgd
University Park, PA 16802
Contact
814-865-3581
Erdman, Jason
Name
Jason Erdman
Associate Director
Campus Recreation
Office
101D Intramural Bldg
University Park, PA 16802
Contact
814-863-2436
Collegiate Recreation Experience
  • University of Pennsylvania - 5 years
    Assistant Director of Outdoor Adventure

  • SUNY Cortland - 2 years
    Graduate Assistant for Outdoor Pursuits

Education
  • Master of Science in Outdoor Recreation
    SUNY Cortland

  • Bachelor of Science in Outdoor Recreation
    Lock Haven University

  • Associate of Science in Wildlife Management
    Penn State

Professional Certifications
  • Wilderness First Responder

  • Single Pitch Instructor (American Mountain Guides Association)

  • Climbing Wall Instructor Provider (American Mountain Guides Association)

Alexandria Luneke
Name
Alexandria Luneke
Associate Director
Campus Recreation
Office
108D McCoy Natatorium
University Park, PA 16802
Contact
814-863-3945
Collegiate Recreation Experience
  • Penn State - 3 years
    Associate Director for Programs

  • University of Toledo - 6 years

Education
  • Master of Arts in Sports Administration
    Central Michigan University

  • Bachelor of Science in Physical Education
    Central Michigan University

Professional Certifications
  • American Red Cross Lifeguard Instructor Trainer

  • American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor Trainer 

  • Pool and Hot Tub Alliance Certified Pool Operator
Phillips, Brigham
Name
Brigham Phillips
Associate Director
Campus Recreation
Office
105R Intramural Bldg
University Park, PA 16802
Contact
814-867-5476
Shorter, Dexter
Name
Dexter Shorter
Associate Director
Campus Recreation
Office
130D Intramural Bldg
University Park, PA 16802
Contact
814-865-1650
Collegiate Recreation Experience
  • The Ohio State University
    Coordinator of Competitive Sports 

  • University of North Alabama
    Coordinator of Intramural Sports and Sport Clubs 

  • Austin Peay State University
    Graduate Assistant for Fitness Programs 
    Graduate Assistant for Intramural Sports 

Education
  • Doctor of Education in Educational Studies
    The Ohio State University

  • Master of Arts in Communication Arts
    Austin Peay State University

  • Master of Science in Health and Human Performance
    Austin Peay State University

  • Bachelor of Applied Arts in Sport Studies
    Central Michigan University

Werle, Jason
Name
Jason Werle
Associate Director
Campus Recreation
Office
101A Intramural Bldg
University Park, PA 16802
Contact
814-867-0857
Aquatics
Pfeifer, Nick
Name
Nick Pfeifer
Assistant Director
Campus Recreation
Office
108D McCoy Natatorium
University Park, PA 16802
Contact
814-865-5401
Collegiate Recreation Experience
  • Penn State - 2 years
    Assistant Director for Aquatics

  • Colorado State University - 3 years

Education
  • Master of Arts in Recreation and Leisure Studies
    University of Toledo

  • Bachelor of Science in Sport Management
    Xavier University

Professional Certifications
  • American Red Cross Lifeguard Instructor Trainer

  • American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor Trainer

  • Pool and Hot Tub Alliance Certified Pool Operator

Morrison, Andrew
Name
Andrew Morrison
Pool Operator
Campus Recreation
Office
108 McCoy Natatorium
University Park, PA 16802
Professional Certifications
  • Certified Pool Operator (CPO)

  • PA Pesticide Certification 

Business Services
Heather Steel
Name
Heather Steel
Business Services Representative
Campus Recreation
Office
101 Intramural Bldg
University Park, PA 16802
Contact
814-863-7186
Mark Thompson
Name
Mark Thompson
Business Services Representative
Campus Recreation
Office
101 Intramural Bldg
University Park, PA 16802
Contact
814-865-3431
Competitive Sports
Sullivan, Kristen
Name
Kristen Sullivan
Assistant Director
Campus Recreation
Office
130B Intramural Bldg
University Park, PA 16802
Contact
814-867-5315
Collegiate Recreation Experience
  • Penn State - 3 years
    Coordinator, Competitive Sports; Assistant Director, Competitive Sports

  • Ohio University - 2 years
    Graduate Assistant, Competitive Sports

Education
  • Master of Recreation and Sport Studies
    Concentrations in Campus Recreation & Recreation Management
    Ohio University

  • Bachelor of Science in Outdoor Recreation
    Concentration in Outdoor Leadership
    Certificate in Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
    SUNY Cortland

Professional Certifications
  • American Red Cross First Aid/CPR/AED Instructor
Diane Baldwin
Name
Diane Baldwin
Coordinator
Campus Recreation
Office
130E Intramural Bldg
University Park, PA 16802
Contact
814-867-1604
Collegiate Recreation Experience
  • Penn State - 16 years
    Coordinator, IM Sports
Education
  • Master of Science (ABT) in Leisure Studies
    Penn State

  • Bachelor of Science in Exercise and Sport Science
    Penn State

Lessor, Derrick
Name
Derrick Lessor
Coordinator
He, Him, His
Campus Recreation
Office
130C Intramural Bldg
University Park, PA 16802
Contact
814-865-2472
BIO

Collegiate Recreation Experience:

Penn State - Coordinator, Competitive Sports (September 2021 - Present); Coastal Carolina University - Graduate Assistant, Competitive Sports (August 2019 - May 2021)

CERTIFICATIONS/CREDENTIALS

Education:

Master of Science in Recreation & Sport Management - Coastal Carolina University; Bachelor of Science in Sport Management - Grand Valley State University

Certifications:

American Red Cross First Aid/CPR/AED Instructor

Tchaptchet, Sylvain
Name
Sylvain Tchaptchet
Coordinator
Campus Recreation
Office
130F Intramural Bldg
University Park, PA 16902
Contact
814-867-1601
Facilities and Operations
Adam Bogert
Name
Adam Bogert
Assistant Director
Campus Recreation
Office
105R White Bldg
University Park, PA 16802
Contact
814-867-5939
Collegiate Recreation Experience
  • Penn State - 6 years
Education
  • Master of Science in Sport Science and Coaching
    University of Akron

  • Bachelor of Science in Recreation, Park, and Tourism Management
    Penn State

Professional Certifications
  • American Red Cross First Aid/CPR/AED Instructor
Nick Petrone
Name
Nick Petrone
Assistant Director
Campus Recreation
Office
101F Intramural Bldg
University Park, PA 16802
Contact
814-863-9530
Collegiate Recreation Experience
  • Penn State - 3 years
    Coordinator, Facilities & Operations; Assistant Director, Facilities & Operations
Education
  • Master of Science in Sport Management
    East Stroudsburg University

  • Bachelor of Science in Recreation, Park, & Tourism Management
    Penn State

shorter, kelly
Name
Kelly Shorter
Assistant Director
Campus Recreation
Office
101 Intramural Bldg
University Park, PA 16802
Contact
814-867-5477
Collegiate Recreation Experience
  • Penn State - 2 years

  • The Ohio State University – 7 years

  • Middle Tennessee State University – 2 years

  • Austin Peay State University – 2 years

Education
  • Master of Science in Health & Human Performance; Concentration: Sport & Wellness Leadership
    Austin Peay State University

  • Bachelor of Science in Therapeutic Recreation
    Ashland University

Sarah Lehman
Name
Sarah Lehman
Coordinator
Campus Recreation
Office
105Q White Bldg
University Park, PA 16802
Contact
814-867-2087
Anders, David
Name
Dave Anders
Recreation Attendant
Campus Recreation
Office
101 Intramural Bldg
University Park, PA 16802
Contact
814-867-1600
Buchan, Jennifer
Name
Jennifer Buchan
Recreation Attendant
Campus Recreation
Office
101 Intramural Bldg
University Park, PA 16802
Contact
814-865-2650
Fitness and Wellbeing
champion, anna
Name
Anna Champion
Assistant Director
Prefers Name Use Only
Campus Recreation
Office
001E Intramural Bldg
University Park, PA 16802
Contact
814-867-0897
Membership and Outreach
Josh Davis
Name
Josh Davis
Assistant Director
Campus Recreation
Office
101D Intramural Bldg
University Park, PA 16802
Contact
814-867-5695
Collegiate Recreation Experience
  • Penn State - 3 years
    Assistant Director, Membership and Outreach
     
Education
  • Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology
    Penn State
Jill Garrigan
Name
Jill Garrigan
Assistant Director
Campus Recreation
Office
001 Intramural Bldg
University Park, PA 16802
Contact
814-865-4274
Collegiate Recreation Experience
  • Penn State – 27 years
Education
  • Bachelor of Science
    Penn State
Outdoor Adventures
Danny Williams
Name
Danny Williams
Assistant Director
Campus Recreation
Office
18C Intramural Bldg
University Park, PA 16802
Contact
814-867-4127
Education
  • Bachelor of Arts in Adventure Education
    Messiah College
Professional Certfications
  • Certified Outdoor Educator (Wilderness Education Association)

  • Master Educator (Leave No Trace)

  • Whitewater Canoe Instructor (American Canoe Association)

  • Wilderness First Responder

Bobby Romo
Name
Robert Romo
Coordinator
Campus Recreation
Office
18A Intramural Bldg
University Park, PA 16802
Contact
814-865-3634
Education
  • Bachelor of Science in Physical Science, Social Science, and Business Management
    University of Texas at Arlington
Professional Certifications
  • ACCT Challenge Course Manager Certified

  • First Aid/CPR/AED Certified

Stone Valley
Rabbers, Cynthia
Name
Cynthia Rabbers
Assistant Director
Campus Recreation
Office
101 Intramural Bldg
University Park, PA 16802
Contact
814-863-8336
Collegiate Recreation Experience
  • Penn State - 4 years
Education
  • Master of Science in Parks and Resource Management
    Slippery Rock University

  • Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Environment, Education, and Community
    University of Washington

  • Bachelor of Science in Marine Biology
    University of North Carolina at Wilmington

Professional Certifications
  • American Red Cross First Aid/CPR/AED Instructor

  • Wilderness First Responder

Tennis
Bill Potoczny
Name
Bill Potoczny
Assistant Director
Campus Recreation
Office
Tennis Center
University Park, PA 16802
Contact
814-865-8271
Education
  • Master of Science in Counseling Psychology
    University of West Florida

  • Bachelor of Science in Psychology
    University of West Florida


 

Professional Certfications
  • Professional Tennis Registry, Professional

  • CPR certified

Ricky Dove
Name
Ricky Dove
Coordinator
Campus Recreation
Office
Tennis Center
University Park, PA 16802
Contact
814-865-3432
Collegiate Recreation Experience
  • Penn State - 1 year
    Program Coordinator, Tennis


 

Education
  • Bachelors of Science in Business Administration Management
    Bloomsburg University
Professional Certifications
  • PTR Certified Tennis Professional
Penn State Student Affairs
Campus Recreation
Location

IM Building
University Park, PA 16802
campusrec@psu.edu