Skip to main content
Main Penn College Website

Penn College names director of financial aid


David R. Empet has been appointed director of financial aid at Pennsylvania College of Technology, effective July 8.

Empet, who has nearly 15 years of experience in higher education administration, comes to Penn College from SUNY Corning Community College, where he served as director of recruitment and admissions since May 2018.

David R. EmpetPreviously, he was assistant director of admissions at Mansfield University from 2006-15. Empet is also owner/operator of D.R.E. Stone LLC, Galeton.

Empet holds a Master of Business Administration, with a concentration in entrepreneurship, from California University of Pennsylvania. He also earned a Master of Science in Education, with a specialization in computers and technologies, and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, with a concentration in marketing, both from Mansfield University.

“We are excited to welcome Dave to the Penn College community,” said Carolyn R. Strickland, vice president for enrollment management and associate provost. “Dave brings a strong foundation in enrollment management and a demonstrated commitment to student success. We look forward to his leadership in the area of financial aid, and his contributions to the enrollment management team.”

For more about Penn College, a special mission affiliate of Penn State and a national leader in applied technology education, email the Admissions Office or call 800-367-9222.

Comments

Jeanne Kerschner,

Welcome, David!

We’ll never share your email with anyone else.

Penn College welcomes comments that are on topic and civil. Read our full disclaimer.

Related Stories

The Madigan Library (left) and Bush Campus Center near the main entrance of Pennsylvania College of Technology will be open for campus visitors along with cutting-edge labs and classrooms for more than 100 academic program areas during an Open House on Sunday, Oct. 27. Faculty & Staff
Join ‘tomorrow makers’ at Penn College’s Oct. 27 Open House
Read more
Stevie A. Petrison, of Landenberg, and Victoria A. Sosar, of Berwick, celebrate their handiwork as it heats in the baking lab’s new, industry-standard Revent ONE26 Rotating Rack Oven. Both students are in business administration: sport and event management concentration. Faculty & Staff
Club’s ‘culture of service’ provides hurricane relief
Read more
Penn College soccer players presented the college’s corporate partners with framed collages recognizing their support of UPMC Field and the enhanced athletic complex. Gathered at midfield for dedication ceremonies are (from left) Morgan Brooks, of Bellefonte; Ramel Newerls, key account manager for Pepsi; Amy Brooks, vice president of sales for Susquehanna Trailways; Tiffany Brown, of Mechanicsburg; Penn College President Davie Jane Gilmour, Chris R. McFarland, of Coatesville; Tayla E. Derr, of Selinsgrove; UPMC President Steven Johnson; and Francesca M. Timpone, of Smithtown, N.Y. Faculty & Staff
Penn College dedicates UPMC Field, honors corporate partners
Read more