Dr. Patrick M. Jones, Chancellor
The Chancellor serves as the campus executive officer and spokesperson for the campus and is responsible for assuring the quality of academic programs and campus services including areas such as strategic planning, budgeting, community outreach, philanthropy, marketing, and alumni relations.
Aurora Brunovsky, Interim Regional Human Resources Strategic Partner
The Regional Human Resource Strategic Partner is responsible for leading human resources functions for the Berks, Lehigh Valley and Schuylkill campuses. This includes recruitment, job classification, compensation, employee relations, professional development, rewards and recognition, and diversity initiatives. The Regional Director is responsible for aligning and executing HR strategy within the campus strategic plan and leading the implementation of Human Resources programs and services. In addition, the Director serves as a strategic advisor to campus leadership on staffing and organizational plans; provides counsel on policies and practices; investigates and mediates complex human resources issues; and serves as an advocate for employee issues.
Jonathan Kukta, Director of Business Services
The Director of Business Services is responsible for overseeing campus facilities and operations, campus master planning, information technology, telecommunications, risk management, fleet operations, real estate, community outreach, conference services and environmental stewardship. The position also serves as the campus liaison to Penn State University Police and Public Safety, the Penn State Bookstore and University Housing and Food Services.
Dr. Darcy Medica, Director of Academic Affairs
The Director of Academic Affairs is responsible for leadership in shaping academic policy and practice, sustaining academic standards, and overall representation of the campus's academic interests. Responsibilities include overseeing the Learning Center, the Academic Advising Center, and providing liaison with the Ciletti Memorial Library.
Lia Morrison, Director of Enrollment Management and Strategic Communications
The Director of Enrollment Management and Strategic Communications is charged with recruiting students to Penn State Schuylkill and telling the campus story to engage those students, their families, and our communities. For enrollment management, the director oversees Admissions, Financial Aid, and the Office of the Registrar. For strategic communications, the director oversees campus marketing and branding, communications, web content, social media management, media relations, and crisis communications. The director leads the effort in articulating the distinctiveness of the campus and its incredible students, faculty, and alumni.
Kristen Wynn Stellfox, Director of Campus Development
The Director of Campus Development is responsible for providing leadership, strategic direction, management, and coordination for all fundraising efforts. The director plays a key role in identifying, cultivating, and soliciting major donors to ensure the campus's programs and goals are realized.
Bryan Valentine, Director of Student Affairs and Athletics
The Director of Student Affairs and Athletics oversees Residence Life, Health Services, Counseling and Disability Services, Athletics (including Intramural and Recreation Sports), Career Services, Student Activities, Student Conduct, Campus Police, and co-advises the Student Government Association.
Stephanie M. Wood, Financial Officer
The Financial Officer is responsible for overseeing the operating budget of the campus, including forecasting, planning, auditing, and approval of expense documents. Additional oversight includes the collection of tuition and assisting students with their accounts. This role works with the campus chancellor and reports to the Office of the Corporate Controller at University Park.
Kate Zimmerman, Director of Cooperative and Continuing Education
The Director of Cooperative and Continuing Education oversees Penn State Schuylkill Co-Op, Career Services, and all continuing education and workforce development programs. The director works internally with students, preparing them for long-term career success, and externally with regional employers and community members, helping them to connect with resources to grow and up skill the workforce. This role manages workshops and programs for entrepreneurs and small business owners through LionLaunch, as well as professional development for individuals and businesses in areas such as leadership, Spanish language skills, project management, grant writing, software skills, and more.