Administrative Staff

Mary Waechter

Administrative Support Coordinator

276 Recreation Building
University Park, PA 16802
Tel: 814-863-8067
Fax: 814-865-1275
mew5029@psu.edu

  • Office manager
  • Budget manager oversight
  • Human resources functions
  • Facilities and Operations coordinator

Lorene Stitzer

Department Head Administrative Support Assistant

276 Recreation Building
University Park, PA 16802
Tel: 814-863-1163
Fax: 814-865-1275
lft1@psu.edu

  • Assistant to the Department Head
  • Promotion and Tenure
  • Faculty and annual reviews
  • Peer teaching reviews
  • Post tenure reviews
  • Faculty searches

Roana Fuller

Roana Fuller

Administrative Support Assistant

276 Recreation Building
University Park, PA 16802
Tel: 814-865-7575
Fax: 814-865-1275
raf16@psu.edu

  • Coordinate Noll Seminars, Graduate Colloquiums, Action Club Seminars, and the Harris Lecture
  • Coordinate departmental events
  • Coordinate department SRTE process and distribution of result
  • Assist with Commonwealth Campus Advisory Committee Meetings

Shari Grassi

Shari Grassi

Graduate Program Administrative Support Assistant

276 Recreation Building
University Park, 16802
Tel: 814-863-0847
Fax: 814-865-1275
kinesgrad@psu.edu

  • Administrative support to the Graduate Program Professor in Charge, Stephen Piazza, Ph.D.
  • Process applications and maintain student records for the kinesiology graduate programs
  • Degree audits for the kinesiology graduate program
  • Contact for reserving department’s conference rooms in 25 Live

Cyndi Meyers

Cynthia "Cyndi" Meyers

Undergraduate Program Administrative Support Assistant

275 Recreation Building
University Park, PA 16802
Tel: 814-863-0442
Fax: 814-865-1275
cab408@psu.edu

  • Administrative support to the Undergraduate Program Professor in Charge, Melissa Bopp, Ph.D.
  • Administrative support for the Athletic Training Program Director, John Vairo, Ph.D., ATC.
  • Administrative support for the Applied Exericse & Health Program Director, Alison Weimer, Ph.D.
  • Maintain faculty workload, including course scheduling for the department
  • Administrative support for the department curriculum committee
  • Contact person/liaison for the Registrar’s office

Beth Oberdick

Beth Oberdick

Physical Activity Program Administrative Support Assistant

276 Recreation Building
University Park, PA 16802
Tel: 814-863-0353
Fax: 814-865-1275
bao11@psu.edu

  • Administrative support for the Kinesiology Physical Activity Program (KPAP) Program Director, Michele Duffey, M.S.
  • Assist students with registration, drop/add, administrative course cancellation and other student-related forms
  • Prepare and submit departmental textbook orders
  • Departmental contact for research parking passes
  • Contact person for signing out department laptops
  • Assign Secure ID tokens for faculty and staff
  • Serve as key custodian for Rec Hall department rooms

Jesica Michaels

Jessica Michaels

Finance and Accounting Assistant

276 Recreation Building
University Park, PA 16802
Tel: 814-863-8066
Fax: 814-865-1275
jer36@psu.edu

  • Accounting assistant for the Kinesiology Department
  • Order office and lab supplies
  • Process ERS reports
  • Reconcile purchasing card transactions
  • Process subject payments and wage payroll
  • Submit SRFC vendor payments

Sadhna Agrawal

Sadhna Agrawal

Lead Finance and Accounting Assistant

276 Recreation Building
University Park, PA 16802
Tel: 814-865-3453
Fax: 814-865-1275
sqa2@psu.edu

  • Lead Accounting assistant for the Kinesiology Department
  • Prepare/monitor budget reports and grant reports
  • Monitor departmental purchasing cards
  • Process ERS reports
  • Process purchase orders and vendor payments

Leigh Ayn McNelis

Advising Center Administrative Support Assistant

270 Recreation Building
University Park, PA 16802
Tel: 814-863-4493
Fax: 814-863-7360
kinesadvisingctr@psu.edu

  • Provide administrative support for four academic advisors
  • Provide assistance and support for incoming and current pre-major and major students
  • Generate reports regarding incoming and current students
  • Maintain the Kinesiology all majors lists
  • Process student files forms