Contact Us

Mailing Address:

Shaver’s Creek Environmental Center
3400 Discovery Road
Petersburg PA 16669-2114

Penn State Campus Mailing:

Shaver’s Creek Environmental Center
Main Building

Phone: 814-863-2000 or 814-667-3424
Fax: 814-865-2706 (Please note: summer camp registrations must be faxed to the number on the camp registration form, not this number.)

Specific Program Contact Information

If you have a question about one of our programs and can’t find the appropriate contact information below, please email, and we’ll try to connect you to the appropriate staff member. For specific programs, please address correspondence to the appropriate contact below.

Area of Interest Contact Name Contact Title
General Information
/Program Registration
/Facility Rentals
Marie Taylor Administrative Assistant
Penn State Courses Tammi Richard Administrative Assistant
Marketing/Website/Memberships/Bookstore Joshua Potter Marketing Coordinator
AURORA (ORION/URSA/VEGA) Jennifer Bean Program Director
Outdoor School Ellen Will Program Director
School Field Trips Kate Jordan School Program Coordinator
Traveling Naturalist and Raptor Programs Jon Kauffman

Jennifer Steigerwalt

Interim Program Director

Program Director

Summer Camps Kate Jordan Discovery/Explorer Camp Director
Team-building/Team Development Center Rod Lee Program Director
Maple Harvest Festival Laurie McLaughlin Program Director
Fall Harvest Festival Brian Sedgwick Facility Coordinator
Internships Doug Wentzel Program Director
The Birding Cup Mark McLaughlin Director
Public Programs Jennifer Steigerwalt Public Programs Coordinator
Raptor Center
/Animal Questions
Jon Kauffman Program Director
Secondary School Trips, Aquatic Adventures Camp George Vahoviak Program Director
/Payroll Deduction
Rob Butler Assistant Director of Development
All Other Inquiries General Inquiries

Photo Share

Have any photos you’d like to share from a recent visit to Shaver’s Creek or of any tricky plants or animals you need help identifying? Submit them on our Photo Share page.

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