Board of Affiliated Faculty, Staff, and Organizations

Core courses are taught by faculty across the University, in diverse disciplines such as English, psychology, social work, urban education, peace and conflict Studies, literacy, digital humanities, and youth development, as well as practitioners on the ground teaching with us part time. Our teaching faculty serve on our wider advisory board that also includes community practitioners and partners, students and alumni, and University staff.

Name  Role
Hannah Ashley  English and Community Change Studies, RUCCAS Director
Kyra Atterbury Need in Deed Program Manager
Jarvis Berry Coatesville Youth Initiative Executive Director
Eleanor Brown WCU RUX, Psychology faculty, Founder ECCEL Lab
Laquana Cooke WCU YES, English and digital humanities faculty, iCAMP Founder
Kristen Crossney WCU Doctor of Public Administration Program Director
Moor Ali El Institute for the Development of African-American Youth
Will Fuller POWER Interfaith, Regional Director, Metro
Libby Mathewson Youth Coalition and Advocacy Coordinator at City of Philadelphia, Department of Public Health
Orkideh Mohajeri WCU Counseling and Higher Education Faculty
Meg Panichelli WCU Undergraduate Social Work Faculty
Alex Peay Ones Up, Founder and Head Trouble-Maker
Lilah Saber POWER Interfaith, Philadelphia Organizing Director, YES/WCU Alum
Tonya Thames Tayor History WCU, RUCCAS Associate Director
Lauren Wells WCU RUCCAS Graduate Program Associate, YES/WCU Alum


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