Contact the Cal U Global Online Office and Program Coordinators

Entering into the world of online learning can, at times, be overwhelming. California University of Pennsylvania's staff and faculty understand, and we're sensitive to the changing needs of students enrolled in our web-based programs.

If you have questions specific to program selection, applying, course sequences, course registration or changes to registration, financial aid or student accounts, contact Global Online. Our experienced client service specialists are available to answer any questions. The Global Online Office is your "One-Stop" to get all your questions answered.  We also provide support from an  experienced financial aid representative and bursar fiscal assistant to get help determining your tuition, fees and financial aid each term. Contact us by e-mail at calugo@calu.edu or by phone at 724-938-5958 or 1-866-595-6348.

Global Online Staff and Program Coordinators

Global Online Staff Contacts

 

Stephanie Franks-Helwich
Dean, Graduate Admissions & Global Online
Franks_s@calu.edu
724-938-4301 

Lindsay Pecosh
Assistant Director
pecosh@calu.edu
724-938-5958
1-866-595-6348 

Kristy DeBord
Assistant Director
debord@calu.edu
724-938-5958
1-866-595-6348

Peggy McGarry
Assistant Director
mcgarry@calu.edu
724-938-5958
1-866-595-6348 

LaQueda Taulton
Assistant Director
taulton@calu.edu
724-938-5958
1-866-595-6348 

Kristen Wagner, Ph.D.
Assistant Director
Wagner_k@calu.edu
724-938-5958
1-866-595-6348

Devon Markish
Assistant Director
markish@calu.edu
724-938-4912
1-866-595-6348

Nikki Popielarcheck
Assistant Director
popielarcheck@calu.edu
724-938-5490
1-866-595-6348

Lynn Berdar
Management Technician
berdar@calu.edu
724-938-5261
1-866-595-6348 

Jessica Spence
Clerk Typist II
spence@calu.edu
724-938-4187
1-866-595-6348 

Adam Stairs
Applications Developer
stairs@calu.edu
724-938-4917
1-866-595-6348

Program Coordinator Contacts

 

Program

Award

Coordinator

Administrative Program for Principals

Master's, Certification

Dr. Silvia Braidic

Advanced Studies in Secondary Education

Master's

Dr. Michael Perrotti

Applied Criminology

Master's

Dr. John Cencich

Applied Math

Professional Science Masters

Dr. Melissa Sovak

Arabic Language & Culture
Bachelors, Certificate

Bachelor's,
Certificate

Global Online

Business Administration Entrepreneurship

Master’s

Dr. Arshad Chawdhry

Computer Information Systems

Bachelor's

Dr. Gina Boff

Conflict Resolution

Master's

Global Online

Criminal Justice

Doctorate

Dr. John Cencich

Cybersecurity

Professional Science Masters

Dr. Weifeng Chen

Early Childhood Education

Master's, Certification

Dr. Michelle Torregano

English as a Second Language

Master's, Certification

Dr. Susan Morris-Rutledge

Exercise Science and Health Promotion

Master's,
 Certificate, Dual Concentration

Dr. Barry McGlumphy

Health Science and Exercise Leadership

Doctor of Health Science

Dr. Marc Federico

Homeland & International Security

Bachelor's

Dr. Chris Wydra

Land Management

Certificate, Bachelor’s

Dr. Christina Toras

Legal Studies

Master's

Dr. Jeffrey Magers

Legal Studies (Jurisprudence)

Bachelor's

Dr. Christina Toras

Nursing Administration and Leadership

Master's

Dr. Mary O'Connor

Nursing (BSN)

Bachelor's

Dr. Robin Weaver

Science,Technology, Engineering and
Math Education

Master's

Dr. Diane Fine

Sociology: Social Deviance

Bachelor's

Dr. Emily M. Sweitzer

Sports Counseling

Certificate

Dr. Elizabeth Gruber

Sport Management

Master's, Certificate

Dr. Robert Taylor

Superintendent Letter of Eligibility

Certification

Dr. Silvia Braidic

Technology Education

Master's

Dr. Rene Kruse

Technology Management

Bachelor's

Dr. Larry Horath

Wellness & Fitness

Bachelor's

Dr. Jeffrey Hatton