Bob Coldren – High School Social Studies Teacher
Mr. Coldren enjoys anything with history, golfing, camping, hiking, traveling and his family. Not too mention he is a Steelers fan. Mr. Coldren also spends time reading from some of his favorite authors: Robert Frost, Charles Dickens, Alistair Maclean and Max Lucado.
Doralee Shive – Spanish and Apologetics Teacher
She was raised in the Presbyterian church and her favorite scripture passage is Psalm 91.
Katelyn Uglialoro – High School Language Arts Teacher
Mrs. Uglialoro graduated Magna Cum Laude from Kutztown University in December, 2011 with her BS in Secondary Education: English. She is entering her 7th year of teaching English at New Covenant Christian School.
She married her husband, Vince, in April, 2012. Her daughter, LinMarie, was born in February, 2015 and her son, Landen, was born in February, 2016. In in her free time, she loves baking, cooking, and reading.
Her favorite Bible verses are Jeremiah 29:11-13:
“For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future. Then you will call on me and come and pray to me, and I will listen to you. You will seek me and find me when you seek me with all your heart.”
Renee Sattazahn – High School Science Teacher
Renee Sattazahn is new to New Covenant Christian School this year. For the past 11 years, she has been a secondary math and science teacher at Lancaster Mennonite School – Hershey Campus, formerly Hershey Christian School.
Renee is certified to teach high school Biology, middle school science, and middle school math. In 2006, she graduated at the top of her department from Lebanon Valley College; then, in 2014, earned her Master’s in Science Education, also from Lebanon Valley. She has conducted undergraduate research in plant physiology and organic chemistry. Her Master’s thesis was an impressive original qualitative study of parental perceptions of secondary Christian education.
In addition to teaching a variety of math and science courses, she has coached volleyball for both Mt. Calvary Christian School and Milton Hershey School, coached middle school girls’ basketball for Hershey Christian School, taught SAT mathematics for the Gear Up Program at the School District of Lancaster, served as a National Honor Society adviser, and coordinated multi-grade-level educational trips to Washington D.C., Longwood Gardens, and multiple local colleges.
Her hobbies include photography, planning events, researching her genealogy, cake decorating, watching comedies, and dancing with her young twin daughters, Brynlee and Reese. When not busy with her twins, she also likes to run and paint. Her husband Jon is an Army veteran and owns popular tax business in Elizabethtown, where they reside. Throughout the year, Renee assists Jon with administrative tasks and ministry involvements. They are members of Temple Bible Church.
Julie Weaver – Adjunct Faculty
Teaching science in some capacity at New Covenant since 2013, Mrs. Weaver will be teaching Chemistry for the 2018-2019 schoolyear. After she received her B.S. in Animal Sciences from Penn State, Mrs. Weaver returned to PSU to obtain her teaching certification, which she holds in agriculture and various sciences; she has since taken several post-grad courses in education at both Penn State and Lebanon Valley College.
While not in the classroom, Mrs. Weaver manages her husband’s tree service business, and often can be found on job sites as well as an “arborist-in-training”. She has various hobbies ranging from running (mostly through the mountains on trails), crochet, and beekeeping, and is most content when she is in the woods or on the water, or reading on her porch, with her husband and dogs. A member of Lifeway Church, Mrs. Weaver serves on an Impact Team and is a Life Group leader.
Lori Roth – Adjunct Faculty
Ruth Martin – Adjunct Faculty
Jeff Rogers – Adjunct Faculty
Jeff Rogers is originally from Shelbyville, IN. He is a 2006 graduate of Ohio Christian University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Christian Ministry. He is also a 2011 graduate of Wesley Biblical Seminary with a Master of Divinity.
Jeff has been a Christian since his sophomore year of high school. Two weeks after he gave his life to Jesus, he was called into the ministry. He has served in several types of ministries over the years, and is presently serving as the pastor of Sandhill Church of Christ in Christian Union in Lebanon, PA.
This is his second year at New Covenant as a teacher and currently teaches 7th, 10th, and 11th grade Bible classes. He has also worked as an Adjunct Professor of Bible and Theology for OCU since 2013.
He is married to his wife Shelley. He would not be the person he is today without her. Jeff has two children Evelyn and Jeffrey III.
He likes comic books, superhero movies, and playing board games. He loves discussing theology, but he loves living it even more.
One of Jeff’s favorite verses is Galatians 2:20.
I have been crucified with Christ and I no longer live, but Christ lives in me. The life I now live in the body, I live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me and gave himself for me.