Staff Credentials

Dept. Chair- Lorne Ridenour
Athletic Strength Training, Team Sports

  • BS Frostburg State University
  • MA Equivalency + 20 hours
  • 17 years teaching experience
  • 6 years as active Department Chair
  • 18 years coaching HS Football

Tim Ambrose- Athletic Director
Sports Medicine, Team Sports

  • BS Southern Illinois
  • MS Southern Illinois
  • 36 years teaching experience
  • 32 years coaching HS Football

Laura Bruno
Fitness for Life, Health

  • BS Rowan University
  • MA McDainel College
  • 6 years teaching experience
  • 3 years coaching HS sports

Tim Leber
Athletic Coaching, Team Sports, Fitness for Life, Health

  • BS Shepherd University
  • MS Shepherd University
  • 18 years teaching experience
  • 13 years coaching HS Basketball
  • Present Co-head Basketball Coach

Kara Nelson
Fitness for Life, Health, Aquatics

  • BS Frostburg University
  • MS Frostburg University
  • 10 years teaching experience
  • 5 years coaching HS Basketball
  • Present Assistant AD (3+years)

Jim Schartner
Strength Training, ASL

  • BS Western Maryland College (McDaniel College)
  • MA Western Maryland College (McDaniel College)
  • 36 years teaching experience
  • 36 years coaching HS sports
  • Present Wrestling Coach