Office Staff

Cheryl Markley

Cheryl Markley

Administrative Support Coordinator

276 Recreation Building
University Park, PA 16802
Tel: 814-863-8067
Fax: 814-865-1275
clr1@psu.edu

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

Lisa Guiser

Lisa Guiser

Department Head Administrative Support Assistant

276 Recreation Building
University Park, PA 16802
Tel: 814-863-1163
Fax: 814-865-1275
lxg7@psu.edu

  • Support department head
  • Faculty searches
  • Promotion and tenure reviews
  • Annual faculty evaluation review
  • Development and alumni assistant
  • Kinesiology communications

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

Dori Sunday

Dori Sunday

Undergraduate Program Administrative Support Assistant

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

  • Administrative support to the Undergraduate Program Director, Danielle Symons-Downs, Ph.D.
  • Administrative support for the Athletic Training Program Coordinator, Lauren Kramer, Ph.D.
  • 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

Brenda Wert

Brenda Wert

Finance and Accounting Assistant

276 Recreation Building
University Park, PA 16802
Tel: 814-863-8066
Fax: 814-865-1275
bmb8@psu.edu


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

Christy Curtorillo

Christy Curtorillo

Administrative Support Assistant

276 Recreation Building
University Park, PA 16802
Tel: 814-865-7575
Fax: 814-865-1275
cdc23@psu.edu

  • Coordinate Noll Lectures and Graduate Colloquiums
  • Coordinate Harris Lecture
  • Process ERS reports
  • Annual faculty reviews
  • Peer teaching reviews
  • Post tenure reviews
  • Coordinate departmental events

Mary Doyle

Mary Boyle

Office Assistant

276 Recreation Building
University Park, PA 16802
Tel: 814-863-0973
Fax: 814-865-1275
mmb5100@psu.edu

  • Student services support (Graduate, KPAP, and Undergraduate)
  • Update and maintain program databases
  • Maintain student files and progression through the program, from admission to graduation
  • General assistance and customer service for student population