Meet the Health Services Staff

  • Muhlenberg Elementary Center          

    610-921-8028, ext 6110

    Mary Cameron, RN, BSN, Certified School Nurse

    Education:Graduate of Phoenixville Area High School
    United States Navy - Hospital Corpsman School / Basic X-Ray Technician School
    Valencia Community College Associate Degree in Nursing
    Alvernia University Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing
    Eastern University School Nurse Certification

    Activities:Member of the Student Assistance Team (SAP),Member of the MSD Pandemic Planning Committee

    Experience:Mary served 4 years in the United States Navy. She has been a registered nurse since 1988. She has extensive experience in Obstetrics & Gynecology, Pediatrics, Pediatric Telework, Labor and Delivery, and Newborn Nursery. She has been involved in school nursing since 2000.  Mrs. Cameron is a member of the County, State and National Associations of School Nurses.

    Marcie Mauroschadt LPN-Health Services Technician- x 6111

    Graduated from the Reading/ Muhlenberg Vocational Technical.

    Marcie has experience in orthopedic,geriatric and medical surgical nursing.


    Lori Biese LPN- Health Services Technician-Float Nurse- x 6111


    C.E. Cole Intermediate School 

    610-921-8212 x 2009

    Maryann Ligenza, Certified School Nurse, RN, BSN, MHA, MWLM

    Education:Graduated with top honors from the Reading Hospital School of Nursing
    Bachelor of Science in Nursing with honors and School Nurse Certification from Alvernia University
    Master of Science in Health Administration from St. Joseph’s University
    Master of Arts in Wellness & Lifestyle Management from Rowan University

    Activities:Member of the Student Assistance Team (SAP), K-12 SAP certified for Pennsylvania; Student Services Committee, Attendance Committee, and MSD Pandemic Planning Committee

    Experience: Mrs. Ligenza has worked in school health since 2001. She has extensive experience with all grade levels from preschool through high school. Mrs. Ligenza has also worked in the emergency room and ran a dispensary in an industrial setting for several years. She is a member of the County (BCSHA), State (PASNAP) and National Association of School Nurses and Nurse Practitioners (NASN).


    Cole Health Services technician-Natasha Perez LPN- x 2002



    Muhlenberg High School       

    610-921-8078 x 4106

    Kathy Bower, Certified School Nurse, MSN, CRNP, MEd.
    Chairperson of Health Services Department
    Certified School Nurse/Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner- Muhlenberg High School and Holy Guardian Angel's School


    Education: Bachelor's of Science degree in Nursing at Alvernia University, School Nurse Certification Millersville University
    Master's degree in Nursing and Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner(Pediatrics) credentials at Gwynedd Mercy University.
    Master's degree in Education with a School Health focus from Alvernia University.

    Activities:Coordinator of the Greater Berks Food Bank "Back Pack Program" for the Muhlenberg School District.
    Member of the Student Assistance Team(SAP), K-12 SAP certified for Pennsylvania.
    Mrs. Bower sits on the district Environmental Health and Safety, All Hazards Committee, Attendance Committee and Student Services Committee.
    She is FEMA Certified-National Incident Management System and Multi-Hazard Emergency Planning for Schools.
    Member of the MSD Pandemic Planning Committee

    Experience: Mrs. Bower has been a certified school nurse since 1993. She has had extensive experience in Pediatrics, Traumatic Brain Injury, Rehabilitation, Infection Control and in Employee Health and Safety. Mrs. Bower is a member of the County, State and National Associations of School Nurses and Nurse Practitioners as well as State Pupil Services Organizations.


    Wendy Harrington, LPN -Health Services Technician- x 4122

    Graduated from Schuykill Technology Center

    Muhlenberg Junior High School            

    610-921-8034, extension 3102 

    Heather Scholl, CSN,CRNP
    Certified School Nurse/Family Nurse Practioner for Muhlenberg Junior High School 

    Education: Graduated from Owen J Roberts High School.

    Associates in Nursing (ADN) from Reading Area Community College (RACC)

    Bachelors in Nursing (BSN) and Certified School Nurse (CSN) from Kutztown University

    She attended Spring Arbor University for her Masters in Nursing (MSN) and Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP).

    Activities: She is a member of the Student Assistance Program (SAP) Team, a member of the Berks County School Health Association (BCSHA), Pennsylvania Association of School Nurses and Practitioners (PASNAP), and The American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP).

    Experience: Mrs. Scholl has been in school health since 2012 and a certified school nurse since 2016. Her nursing experience includes critical care, telemetry, pre- and post- operative care.          

     Teresa Pietrusewicz, RN- Health Services Technician- x 3602