Athletic Department Staff
Mr. Brian M. Chenger - Director of Athletics, Activities, and Compliance
Mr. Chenger has a B.S. in Health and Physical Education from West Chester University and a M. Ed. in Educational Leadership and K-12 Principal Certification from The Pennsylvania State University. He is also a Registered Athletic Administrator through the National Interscholastic Athletic Administration Association (NIAAA). Prior to his current role, Mr. Chenger was previously the Dean of Student Affairs from 2006-2008, Assistant Principal from 2009-2012, Principal of the Intermediate High School from 2012-2020. In addition to serving the CASD, he has also served as a PIAA appointed contest manager for 50+ PIAA and District One playoff games. Prior to coming to Coatesville in 2006, he served as the Varsity Baseball Coach, on the Basketball Staff, and Game Manager/Worker at a neighboring school district. Mr. Chenger is married and lives in the Coatesville Area School District and has two children who attend one of the Coatesville Area School District's elementary schools.
Mr. Dave Rode - High School Faculty Manager
Mr. Dave Rode has has been involved in the CASD for 53 years. He received his B.S in Social Studies from Acadia University, NovaScotia, and proceeded to serve as a Social Studies teacher in the Coatesville Area Intermediate High School for 35 years. He has been in his current position as Faculty Manager for 45 years, and during the years also served as the 9th Grade Soccer Coach, JV Soccer Coach, 9th Grade Basketball Coach, and Assistant Varsity Basketball Coach.
Ms. Lisa Luciani - Middle School Faculty Manager
Ms. Luciani received her B.S in Health and Physical Education from East Stroudsburg University, an M.S in Curriculum Instruction from University of Scranton, and an M.S in Educational Leadership/Sports Administration from University of Michigan. Ms. Luciani has worked within the CASD for 19 years as a Physical Education Teacher. Previously, she served as the Assistant Swim Coach, and Assistant Softball Coach, before developing into her current role now.
Ms. Meghan Gehr - Athletics and Activities Assistant
Ms. Gehr received her B.S in Exercise Science from Bloomsburg University and competed as a Division II Volleyball Student Athlete. While receiving her Bachelor's, Ms. Gehr completed her internship in Athletic Administration for the NCAA Division III Centennial Conference. Within the CASD, Ms. Gehr also serves as a Game Manager and a C.A.L.C advisor. Outside of the CASD, Ms. Gehr coaches volleyball at the Parkesburg Point and is the Head Volleyball Coach at her Alma Mater in Lancaster, PA.
Ms. Courtney Kruscavage - Athletic Trainer
Ms. Kruscavage has a B.S in Health Science from Moravaian College and a Master's of Science and Athletic Training. Prior to CASD, Courtney worked as an Athletic Trainer at multiple high schools and professional leagues. Most recently she served as Assistant Athletic Trainer at St. James High School in Murrells Inlet, South Carolina. She is also a registered CPR Instructor through the American Heart Association.