Directors

Leslie Leckvarcik, PhD - Director
814-641-3665, leckval@juniata.edu

Don Mitchell, PhD - Founder, Director Emeritus, and Statewide Advocate
814-641-3562, mitchell@juniata.edu

Outreach Coordinators

Briana Benson - Middle School
814-599-7306, bensonbr@juniata.edu

James Myers - Biology
814-641-3544, myersj@juniata.edu

Robert Massenburg - Chemistry
814-641-3543, massenr@juniata.edu

Additional Staff

Rae Ann Allison - Equipment Courier
814-641-6688, allisor@juniata.edu

Kathleen Barlow - Budget Officer
814-641-3566, barlowk@juniata.edu

Biology Lab Assistants

Makayla Hawbaker '17
Megan Watkins '17
Jamey Brumbaugh '18
Rachel Feagley '18
Shannon Brubaker '18

Chemistry Lab Assistants

Nick Brandenburg '17
Hyun (Halie) Lim '17
Catherine Wittemann '18
Tyler Weigel '19
Hephzibah Nwanosike '19

Middle School Lab Assistants

Samantha Mershon ‘17
Kristine Pham ‘17
Jillian Loomis ‘17
Brody Greenleaf '19

Information Technology Assistants

Taylor Hohenstein '17
Kien Le '19

SIM Lab Assistant Alumni

Sharon Conaway is now a Biology and Environmental Science teacher at Huntingdon High School
Tara Yorke is now a Chemistry/Physics teacher at Juniata Valley Jr/Sr High School
Elainea Hess '16
Trey Matthews '16 -- going to The Commonwealth Medical College, (TCMC) in Scranton, PA
Adam Weaver '15 -- attending PCOM (Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine)
Jon Partsch '15 -- attending Jefferson Medical School in Philadelphia
Katelyn Miriello '15 -- working for Eurofins Scientific as a microbiologist
Kelsey Kohrs '14 -- working with dolphins at Disneyworld
Stephanie Finamore '14 -- at seminary in Kentucky
Avery Fordham '14
Charlotte Caddick '15
Chris Ingersoll '14
Katie Highlands '14 
Janice Jackson '14
Deanna Good '14 -- in Altoona
Becca Strohm '13 -- in Oregon
Danielle Partsch '12 -- teaching in West Virginia
Miranda Martz '13
 
Kathleen Connolly '12
Chris Lapkowski '12
Caitlyn Bowman '12 -- in grad school at John's Hopkins
Krista Liebensper '12
Alex Ji '11 -- working at Duke University 
Tetyana McCain '11 -- dental assistant in Virginia 
Blake Colaianne '11 -- beginning his teaching career in Dallastown, Pa 
Ashley Cunningham '11 -- a Wrangler at Philmont Scout Ranch in Cimarron, New Mexico 
Bridget Rieg '11 -- working as a Therapeutic Support Staff member for Universal Child Behavior Health in Huntingdon, Pa 
Jennifer Kline '10 -- campus minister at Gannon University 
Brandon Deck '10
 -- substitute teaching near Mechanicsburg, Pa 
Tara Carl '09 -- teaching in Pa 
Creg Drake '09 -- teaching biology in the Reading area, Pa 
Melinda Korb '09 -- mother of a beautiful baby girl! 
Anna Oliveri '09 -- grad student at the University of Oregon 
Emma (Shumaker) Houck'09
 -- grad student at Radford University, married to our own Joe Houck 
Justin Armbruster '08 – teaching 6th grade math and science at Jersey Shore, Pa 
Brandon Bogusz '08 – in grad school at Rutgers studying food chemistry
Joe Houck '08 – in grad school at the University of Virginia, married to our own Emma (Shumaker) Houck 
Grace Painter '08
Duane Ehredt '07 -- podiatric surgery resident at Saint Vincent Charity Medical Center 
Jesse Shaw '07 -- intern at the Navel Medical Center in Portsmouth, Va 
Marsha Loth '06 – in grad school at the University of Kentucky studying organic electronics -- headed for a postdoc in KY funded by the CIA! 
Val Walters '06 – technical specialist at Restek in State College, Pa 
Carrie George '05 – in grad school at Cornell
Becky Laino '05
Nicole (Watson) Heinlein '05 -- teaching 3rd grade math and science near Baltimore, MD 
Heather Gibney '04 -- masters in organic chem -- working in Pittsburg, PA
Karl Stupic '04 -- Research Fellow in translational imaging at the University of Nottingham, United Kingdom 
Allison Stein '01 -- teaching at Woodside High School in Va

Tara (Fitzsimmons) Yorke '00-- still here! -- Outreach Coordinatorr for Juniata

Ryan Williams '97
Crystal (Mellott) Gay '96 -- teaching chem at West Branch Area Junior/Senior High School, Pa