Office Staff

Mary Waechter

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 coordinator

Cheryl Markley

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 Lectures and Graduate Colloquiums
  • Coordinate Harris Lecture
  • Process ERS reports
  • Coordinate departmental events
  • SRTE's
  • Commonwealth Campus Advisoty 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

  • Process applications
  • Maintain student files and progression through the program, from admission to graduation, including all financial documents
  • Degree audits
  • Testing and compliance with all departments, college, and university policy and procedures
  • Attend graduate faculty meetings
  • Respond to e-mail and all other correspondence from all aspects, including prospective students and keeping the faculty updated on their student’s progression

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 Director, Danielle Symons-Downs, Ph.D.
  • Administrative support for the Athletic Training Program Director, John Vairo, Ph.D., ATC.
  • Administrative support for the Physical Health Education Teacher Education (PHETE) Program Coordinators – Helene Monthley, Ph.D. and Alison Weimer, Ph.D.
  • Maintain faculty workload, including course scheduling for the department
  • Coordinate department SRTE process and distribution of results
  • General assistance and customer service for student population
  • Staff support for the department curriculum committee
  • Contact person/liaison for the Registrar’s office
  • Serve as back-up support for the graduate and physical activity programs

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

  • Receptionist for departmental administrative office
  • Assist students with registration, drop/add, administrative course cancellation and other student-related forms
  • Prepare and submit departmental textbook orders
  • Department contact for reporting facilities issues to OPP
  • Rec Hall department contact for research parking passes
  • Computer deputy for the department (Sign ISS Computer Account Applications and submit service tickets to ISS)
  • Contact person for signing out department laptops
  • Assign Secure ID tokens for faculty and staff
  • Serve as key custodian for Rec Hall department rooms

Beth Oberdick

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 faculty in Noll and Biomechanics Labs
  • Order office and lab supplies
  • Distribute mail for kinesiology faculty in Noll and Biomechanics Labs
  • Process ERS reports
  • Reconcile purchasing card transactions
  • Process subject payments and wage payroll
  • Submit SRFC vendor payments
  • Prepare budget reports

Sadhna Agrawal

Sadhna Agrawal

Accounting Assistant

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

  • Accounting assistant for the administrative office
  • Accounting assistant for the kinesiology faculty in Noll and Biomechanics Labs
  • Department contact for Noll and Action Club Seminars
  • Order office and lab supplies
  • Take care of mail for kinesiology faculty in Noll and Biomechanics Labs
  • Contact for reserving department’s conference rooms

Aaron DeArmitt

Aaron DeArmitt

Web Developer and Designer

276 Recreation Building
University Park, PA 16802
Tel: 814-867-5444
Fax: 814-865-1275
acd17@psu.edu

  • Create a site layout/user interface from provided design concepts by using WordPress, Drupal, and standard HTML/CSS practices
  • Develop, design, maintain, update, and edit WordPress powered Websites, Drupal Powered Websites, and HTML based Websites
  • Test Websites regularly and identify any technical problems
  • Provide Web support for staff, faculty, and students

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