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The governing body of Belleville Mennonite School is made up of the Board of Trustees.  Listed below are the board members. 

To contact any board members, please email:

Daniel Peachey, Chairman: 
Daniel is a 1998 graduate of BMS. He is married to Katie, and they have 2 children who attend BMS and one who graduated from here in 2018.  Daniel is currently employed at Growmark FS in Lewistown. He and his family attend Locust Grove Mennonite Church. 

Michael Yoder, Vice-Chairman:                                 
Michael is a 1996 graduate of BMS, and he has a BS in Business Administration from Messiah College.  Michael is the owner/operator of Dry House Dairy Farm. He is married to Maria and has 4 children who attend BMS. Michael and his family attend Locust Grove Mennonite Church.

Larry Kauffman, Treasurer:             
Larry graduated from BMS in 2001 and from Messiah College in 2006 with a degree in Communications and Business Administration.  He is the owner and insurance agent at The Stewardship Group in Belleville.  He also serves as worship director at Kish Valley Grace Brethren Church in Reedsville where he attends with his family.  Larry is married to Erin, and they have two young children.

Trevor Weaver, Secretary:                                               
Trevor was a JH and Varsity soccer coach at BMS for 5 years. Trevor graduated from Christopher Dock Mennonite HS in ’05, received his BS in Environmental Science from EMU in ‘09 and his Master’s in Landscape Architecture from PSU in ‘13.  Trevor is a Resource Conservationist with the Mifflin County Conservation District.  He is married to Lauren (’05 BMS graduate) and has 4 young children, 3 who attend BMS.  Trevor and his family attend Locust Grove Mennonite Church.

Maria Groff:

Maria is a 2005 graduate of BMS and was employed as Business Manager from 2010 until 2015. She also graduated from South Hills with a diploma in office administration. She and her husband Matt (class of '03) operate a small dairy farm in Whitehall while raising their 3 young children and attend Allensville Mennonite Church. 

Don Peachey:                     
Don graduated from BMS in 1978 and is married to Bonnie. They have two children that graduated from BMS and have a grandchild currently in 3 day preschool at BMS. Don is employed at Union Township and is a member of Locust Grove Mennonite Church.

Scott Pauchnik:
Scott and his wife, Lydia, send three of their children to BMS.  Scott manages FedEx's state and local government affairs effort in PA, MD, DE, OH and WV.  He has a bachelor's degree in political science from Slippery Rock University.  He and his family reside in McClure, and they attend Calvary Bible Church.  

Jennifer Sunderland:
Jennifer and her husband, Alan, send their three children to BMS.  Jen has a Master of Physician Assistant science degree from St Francis University and is a family practitioner with Mount Nittany Physician Group.  She resides with her family in Atkinson Mills.

Phil Weaver: 
Phil and his wife, Lori, send their four children attend BMS.  He has served on the Finance Committee and the Auction Committee here at the school. Phil and his family attend Locust Grove Mennonite Church.