Professional Development Committee

  • classroomsThe Professional Development Committee at Pine-Richland provides oversight to ensure that the district is designing and implementing professional development activities aligned with the strategic and comprehensive plans. At PRSD, the PDE-required comprehensive plan was designed and approved to align with the PRSD strategic plan.

    The Professional Education subcommittee should be comprised of the following:

    • Six teacher representatives divided equally among elementary, middle, and high school teachers 
    • Two educational specialists including dental hygienists, school guidance counselors, home-school visitors, technology instructors, school psychologists, school restoration, and a nutrition service specialist.
    • Two administrative representatives (chosen by the administrators) 
    • Two parents of children attending a school in the district
    • Two local business representatives 
    • Two community representatives

Committee Members

  • Senior Leadership Team

    Mr. Glickman, Director of Human Resources
    Ms. Hasinger, Director of Communication
    Dr. Paczan, Director of Student Services
    Dr. Justus, Assistant Superintendent (Elementary)
    Mr. Juzwick, Director of Financial and Operational Services
    Dr. Miller, Superintendent
    Dr. Pasquinelli, Assistant Superintendent (Secondary)
    Mr. Stoebener, Director of Technology


    Mr. Gironda, Athletic Director
    Dr. Hernandez, HS Assistant Principal
    Dr. Kuzilla, Asst. Director of Student Services/Sp. Ed.
    Ms. Berezo, MS Assistant Principal
    Mr. Rice, EHUE Assistant Principal
    Mr. Rucker, Asst. Director of Facilities

    Support Staff and Administrative Support

    Ms. Duffy, HS Secretary / ESPA President
    Ms. Will, Administrative Assistant
    Mrs. Williams, Administrative Assistant
    Mrs. Merhaut, Human Resources Specialist

    School Board

    Mrs. Brussalis, Board Member & Academic Achievement Subject Lead
    Mrs. Hillman, Board Member & Student Services Subject Lead
    Mrs. Terchick, Board Member & Vice President

    Professional Staff

    Mrs. Bianco, K-6 Intervention Specialist / Academic Leadership
    Mr. Converse, HS Mathematics
    Ms. Graham, MS FCS / Academic Leadership Council
    Mrs. Miller, EHUE Counselor / Academic Leadership Council
    Ms. Prins HE 1st Grade
    Mr. Prucey, MS English
    Mr. Roberts, HS Social Studies / Academic Leadership Council
    Mrs. Schonbachler, HS Nurse / Academic Leadership Council
    Mrs. Shenefiel, EH Librarian / Academic Leadership Council
    Mr. Vins, WE 3rd Grade / PREA President / Academic Leadership


    Mrs. Chiles, Parent
    Dr. English, Parent
    Ms. Frank, Business (First Commonwealth Bank)
    Ms. Henderson, Community (Chatham Eden Hall)
    Mrs. Hong-Bang, Parent
    Mr. LeDuc, Parent
    Mrs. George, PRUBO President & Past Graduate Parent
    Mrs. Miller, Parent
    Mrs. Norfleet, Parent
    Mr. Geis, Community (Pine Township Parks & Recreation)
    Mrs. Plowey, Parent
    Ms. Ravotti, Parent
    Mrs. Redlinger, Parent
    Mr. Smalley, Parent
    Mrs. Thorne, Community (Stepping Stones Executive Director)
    Dr. Watkins, Community (A.W. Beattie Career Center)