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Staff at the Loft

Wendell Witter has served as the Director of the Loft since 2007.  He has a passion for adventure education and investing in the lives of students to build them up as godly leaders.

Wendell is joined in his service by a team of student leaders that commit to at least one full school year of service.

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Wendell Witter
Assistant Director of Student Involvement & Leadership Programs

& Director of the Loft

717-796-1800 ext. 7096

Education: B.S. Messiah College; M.A. Wheaton College

Wendell directs adventure-based leadership and team-building experiences for Messiah's campus through The Loft. He holds an M.A. from Wheaton College in Educational Ministries and has worked in experiential education since 1998.  He currently lives on Messiah College’s campus with his wife Teri and their four children.  Wendell enjoys a variety of outdoor activities, especially rock climbing and canoeing.


PCIA Single Pitch Climbing Instructor

ACCT Level 2 Practitioner - Full Certification

Wilderness First Responder


ACA Moving Water Course - Level 3 (Tandem)

ACA Swiftwater Rescue

Leave No Trace

Multi-day Backpacking & Canoe Travel