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BA, Bryn Athyn College

Micah Alden graduated from Bryn Athyn College with an interdisciplinary degree in Religion and Psychology. Through his time at Bryn Athyn College he had the opportunity to become involved with the creation of the BAC Vegetable Garden. At the time he was simply thrilled to be a part of the project. Now he is blessed to have a job in which he works with students and teaches them to grow, maintain, and care for the gardens around the campus in a sustainable way. Please don't hesitate to contact him with questions, comments, or concerns regarding the College landscape, vegetable and community gardens, or sustainability at the College.

Pitcairn Hall

BA, Marymount University
MS, Drexel University

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BA, Rowan University

Renata Boodhansingh enters her first year as Coordinator of Student Activities, Orientation, and Multicultural Student Programming at Bryn Athyn College. Renata graduated from West Chester University with her BA in Sociology and a minor in Spanish and Ethnic Studies in 2010. She received her Masters of Public Administration, Certificate of Public Administration, and Certificate of Sports Management and Athletics from West Chester University in 2011. Renata has been involved with Multicultural Programming for about three years now and is looking forward to her new roles on campus.


Swedenborg Library

Temple University, BS Business Education

Rosanne Bostock began her career by working part-time in the Academy Archives for seven years. She then worked full-time as the Executive Assistant for the Academy President for 26 years, and taught a high school keyboarding class for seven of those years. She has been working part-time at the Swedenborg Library since 2008. Rosanne is married and lives in Bryn Athyn.

Pitcairn Hall

AA, Bryn Athyn College

Swedenborg Library 101

AA, Bryn Athyn College
BS, Pennsylvania State University

Marvin Clymer is responsible for developing and maintaining the Swedenborg Library Digital Collections and supervising students digitizing material for this project. He has worked as Archives Assistant for the Swedenborg Library, historian, archivist, and writer for the F. J. Cooper Family, and Assistant Store Manager at Cutler Camera in Montgomeryville. He also operated EarthStar Photography and Programs, an independent photography and environmental presentation business, for over 30 years. He began his working career as the first Naturalist (environmental educator) for the Pennypack Watershed Association, now known as the Pennypack Ecological Restoration Trust.

Brickman Center (mail: PO Box 462)

BA, La Salle University

Pitcairn Hall, lower level, IT Department

BA, Temple University

Pitcairn Hall

BA, Chestnut Hill College

Brickman Center

William joined Bryn Athyn College after six years of assisting clients in the automotive industry. He is currently studying at Temple University to become a Certified Public Accountant. William is grateful for the education and opportunities he received as a student at Bryn Athyn College and is thrilled to be back on campus as a staff member.

Angella Irwin is a Bryn Athyn College alumnus, but attended a variety of other schools as she searched for the good fit that she found here. After finishing graduate school, she was thrilled to come back to help others navigate their way to a fulfilling education. She is delighted to be working with students at such an exciting and important time of their lives.
Brickman Health Center

MS, Bloomsburg University
BS, California University of Pennsylvania

Scott Jones comes to Bryn Athyn College from Immaculata University, where he was the Head Athletic Trainer for two years. Jones also worked as a staff athletic trainer at the Riddle Rehab Institute for five years prior to IU. He spent his last two years at Riddle Rehab assigned as the Assistant Athletic Trainer at Neumann University. He previously worked in local colleges, high schools, and middle schools providing sports medicine services. Jones spent the previous five years in professional baseball as an athletic trainer with the Arizona Diamondbacks baseball club, and the three years before that in the independent leagues. He now resides in Exeter, PA, with his wife Carol, son Liam, and daughter Maura.

Asplundh Field House

Abraham Joseph serves as the Residence Manager of Childs and Brock Halls and the Sports Information Director for the Bryn Athyn College Athletics Department. He joined the Bryn Athyn College team in 2010 upon graduation from Neumann University with a degree in Business Administration. He is looking forward to providing the residents of Childs and Brock Halls with an experience that encourages their academic and personal success.
Brickman Center 121

M.Ed, Tennessee State University

Pitcairn Hall, lower level, IT Department

Pendleton Hall, College Office

Courtney Kozar joined the Bryn Athyn Athletics sports information team in the summer of 2013. Kozar is the media contact for men's ice hockey and women's and men's lacrosse. She joined the Lions after helping Wesley Athletics Department as a coach and sports information assistant. 

Pitcairn Hall

BA, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Jenny Lucas serves as the Director of Residence Life at Bryn Athyn College and as Residence Manager of the Cottages and Women’s Suites. She grew up in the Bryn Athyn community and attended Bryn Athyn College. Of her experience at Bryn Athyn, she says, “I found that living in the residence halls while I was a student was one of the most rewarding experiences of my college career, and I’m glad to be involved in residence life again as a member of the staff.” After two years at Bryn Athyn, Jenny went on to graduate from Roanoke College in Salem, VA with a BA in Psychology. She returned to Bryn Athyn College “to give back to the community that was so meaningful to me, and I have loved the experience.” Jenny is currently pursuing her MS in Higher Education at Drexel University.
Brickman Center (mail: PO Box 462)

Katherine Murt graduated from Penn State University in 2014 with BA degrees in English and Media Studies, and grew up just down the road from Bryn Athyn in the town of Hatboro, PA. She is thrilled to be joining the Bryn Athyn College admissions team, and is looking forward to meeting bright students with a passion to grow academically, socially, and spiritually. College is a time to discover the kind of person you want to become, and Katie is here to help students on that journey in any way that she can.

Brickman Center (mail: PO Box 462)

Dylan Odhner graduated from Bryn Athyn College in 2009 with a degree in History. He was sad to leave just when so many exciting things were happening (new buildings, new president, new athletics, new students, etc.), and that is why he feels so blessed to have been offered a job as an Admissions Counselor in Fall 2009. He loves having the opportunity to give back to an institution that made him who he is today.
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BA, Bryn Athyn College
MLS, Rutgers University

Kristin Odhner has worked at the Swedenborg Library since 2012. Previously she was Director of the ANCSS Media Center. Other interests and experience include certification to administer the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator and completion of the Stephen Ministry training.

Pitcairn Hall, lower level, IT Department

AS, CHI Institute

Brickman Center (mail: PO Box 462)

Daniel Pérez has been working in higher education since 2010, and joined the Bryn Athyn College team in the Fall of 2013. He is thrilled to be part of this College and community. Bryn Athyn College is an institution that is dedicated to both the education and personal development of each and every student. Daniel is happy to help prospective students with any part of the admissions process.

Brickman Center (mail: PO Box 462)

Jose O. Sandino is from from Granada, Nicaragua.  He graduated from Bryn Athyn College in 2014 with a BA in Psychology and Business. He loved Bryn Athyn so much that he decided to stay and help prospective students. He is excited to assist students in navigating through the wonderful journey of post-secondary education.
Swedenborg Library

BA, Bryn Athyn College

Pendleton Hall, College Office

BS, Pensylvania State University

As the Registrar, Casey works to maintain and protect all academic records. The Office of the Registrar provides assistance to faculty and students with transcript evaluations, registration, course information, class schedules, grade processing, transcript requests, graduation applications, diplomas, commencement, degree verification, and enrollment verification.

Brickman Center

BA, Bryn Athyn College

Dale Smith serves as the Financial Aid Coordinator for Bryn Athyn College and as the Assistant Residence Manager of Childs and Brock Halls. Dale graduated in 2010 from Bryn Athyn College with an Interdisciplinary degree in Business and Political Science. He also served as an RA at the Academy of the New Church for four years. Upon graduation, he left Bryn Athyn and worked as a management trainee for a large company in the food industry, but he missed working with young people, and returned to work for Bryn Athyn College.

Brickman Center

BA, Penn State University

Swedenborg Library

BFA, Pennsylvania State University
MLIS, University of Pittsburgh

Carol Traveny manages the physical and electronic collections and catalogs for several Academy libraries and the branch library of the Stockholm General Church society, and is an instructor in information literacy.
She is passionate about learning, and especially enjoys helping others discover the tools and resources that enable them to pursue their own passions. Outside of the library, Carol is developing her work as a photographer and painter.

Brickman Center (mail: PO Box 462)

Stephanie Walker joined the Bryn Athyn family in the summer of 2013. She is excited to be a part of such a wonderful community that cares about developing students’ civil, moral, and spiritual lives for the purpose of the greater good. Here at BAC, she finds a wonderful environment in which to grow and become engaged with the world. Stephanie has worked in higher education for seven years, and has a passion for helping students find the right college for them to continue with on their educational journeys.

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