Cheryl B. Keafer, M.S.W.
Director of Counseling​/Administrator

Brian Burket, M.A.


Melissa Eckroth, M.A.

​      Counselor

Sue Stevens

      Office Manager

Trudy Rudnik

​      Office Staff

Janice Kichler

​      Evening Receptionist


 Rev. Jack Rupert

​  Executive Director


    ​Pastor Chris Valente

Director of Community Ministry


The staff of New Day, Inc. are dedicated to serving the community and sharing the love of Jesus, no matter what role they play in the workings of the ministry. From the servant leadership of Pastor Jack to the helping hands of our always busy office staff, they enjoy the time they share with one another in service to the Kingdom of God!

Who: The People at New Day

Board of Directors:

​  Rev. Jack Rupert

​       Executive Director,


​  Harvey Hahl, C.L.U.
       Vice Chairman

  P. James Hayes

  ​Ted Carrico

  Charles Gilbert

  Mike Stevens

A Christian Ministry to Youth and Families!

Dan Rupert
     Director of Children and Youth Ministry

Gary Rowles 

     Director of Windber New Day

Jaime Helbig
      Director of After-School Program

Harmony Hess
     Youth and ​Children's Ministry

Rodney E. Hatfield
​      Youth and Children's Ministry

Tracy Rhodes
      Youth and Children's Ministry​

Chris Plaza

​      Youth and Children's Ministry

 Service Adventure Workers:

        Kim L. Hoffmann