Meet the Staff

SVMC Staff May 2016

(From left): Ray Flagg (Treasurer), Karen Hodges (Program Coordinator), Lia Kopar (Student Assistant), Donna Rhodes (Executive Director). 


Donna M. Rhodes
Executive Director

Donna holds an M.A. in Nonprofit Leadership and a B.S. in education from Juniata College. She is also a graduate of the TRIM program and the Spiritual Direction program of Oasis Ministries, and completed a certificate in Christian Nonprofit Leadership through the Christian Leadership Alliance. Donna attends Stone Church of the Brethren (Middle PA District) and enjoys playing the piano, walking, and knitting prayer shawls.

Karen Hodges
Program Coordinator

Karen is a graduate of Elizabethtown College where she earned a B.S. degree in Business Administration. She grew up in the Monte Vista Church of the Brethren in the Virlina District, and is now a member of the Elizabethtown Church of the Brethren. She enjoys participating in learning/service trips around the world that are intended to build positive relationships with our global neighbors.

Ray Flagg

Ray Flagg is a graduate of LaVerne College, holds an M.A. in mathematics from Texas A&M University, and has done graduate work in computer science and applied mathematics and statistics at East Texas State and Wichita State University. He currently teaches mathematics and computer science at Harrisburg Area Community College in Lancaster, PA. He is a member of Annville Church of the Brethren and donates his service as Treasurer to SVMC. Ray also serves as Treasurer of the Atlantic Northeast District Church of the Brethren.

Contact Us:

SVMC staff are happy to answer your questions about Brethren ministry education.

Contact us by mail, phone or email:
One Alpha Drive
Elizabethtown, PA 17022