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