Recently, Stacy Greer, a fourth grade teacher at Woodsdale Elementary School, accepted the position of principal at both West Liberty and Bethlehem elementary schools in the Ohio County School system.
West Liberty University named longtime employee Ronald “Ron” Witt, Jr. to the position of executive director of alumni and community relations recently. Witt has served the University in various administrative roles over the past 18 years, most recently as executive director of University Planning.Ron Witt, alumni director 2015
In addition to working with alumni and community partners, he is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the Liberty Oaks Alumni House Bed and Breakfast.
He began his employment at his alma mater in 1997 as director of the Alumni Association, a position he held for more than 14 years. During that time, he also served as a development officer and was responsible for planned gift management. In addition, he was an instructor of hospitality and tourism management for the Gary E. West College of Business and was co-owner of a local travel agency.
Prior to that, Witt was manager and director of the Wheeling Artisan Center under the direction of the Wheeling National Heritage Area Corporation.
He began his professional career as a sales executive for Oglebay Resort and Conference Center.
A native of Wheeling, he earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration degree, with a specialization in travel and tourism management from West Liberty in 1992. He also earned a Masters of Business Administration degree from West Virginia University.
Witt also is a real estate agent with Kennen and Kennen Realtors, where he began in 2012. He was awarded rookie of the year by the Wheeling Board of Realtors and became a top-producing agent in just two years.
Witt is married to West Liberty alumna Denise (DelGallo) Witt, and together they reside in Triadelphia with their daughter, Emily.
Michelle has become a realtor for Prudential Homesales. She is licensed to sell real estate in both Pennsylvania and Maryland. Please feel free to contact if you are looking to buy or sell. [email protected]
I am currently employed with the Office of the Inspector General, Dept. of Defense, and graduated in May 2012 with a Master’s Degree in Policy Management from the Georgetown University Public Policy Institute. An excerpt from my Capstone paper regarding the Department of Defense’s ability to achieve audit readiness was published in the Fall/Winter 2012/2013 issue of the Journal of Public Inquiry, a publication from the federal Inspector General community that is also read by members of Congress and other stakeholders. I am also a licensed Certified Public Accountant (CPA) in West Virginia and Virginia, a Certified Government Financial Manager (CGFM), a Certified Defense Financial Manager (CDFM), a Certified Defense Financial Auditor (CDFA, Level III), and a Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE).
Passed away on February 26, 2012.