School Board

Tim Bender

Tim Bender teaches Leadership to our senior class, serves as an adviser to the school board, and is a member of the Finance Committee. He has over 20 years of experience in banking and most recently served as the Vice President of Commercial Lending, Business Development, for Coatesville Savings Bank. Tim and his wife Wilma live in New Holland and have 3 sons, of whom two are Veritas grads, and one who is currently in grammar school. Tim is a member of Zeltenreich Reformed Church.

Keith Krueger

Keith Krueger joined the board in December, 2012. He did his undergraduate studies at Hope College and received his Doctorate at Palmer Chiropractic University in 1991. In 1992 Keith opened a private Chiropractic office in Lancaster. Keith and his wife Sally have three children: Caleb, Chloe, and Bella. The Kruegers are members at Westminster Presbyterian church in Lancaster.

Pete Lielbriedis

Pete Lielbriedis joined the Board in 2015.  He and Lauren and their 3 children, Laura, Aaron, and Caitlin, moved to the Lancaster area in 2008 and the children. Pete graduated from Allegheny College with a BA in Psychology, and earned graduate degrees at Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary and American University before earning his Doctorate in Psychology.   He currently is a clinical psychologist at the Berks VA clinic for the Lebanon VAMC.  The Lielbriedis family attends Calvary Church and the children are students at Veritas.

Chris Martin

Chris Martin joined the Board in 2012. Chris was born and raised in New Holland. He graduated from Garden Spot High School and later obtained a B. S. in Business Management from Grove City College. After college he worked in the finance industry for many years. He is now in Real Estate. He and his wife Bobbi Jo have three children: Grace and Ava, who attend Veritas, and Asher.


Beth McCollom

Beth McCollom was born and raised in Lancaster County and is a graduate of Shippensburg University where she received a B.S. in Business Administration. She has served her community for over 10 years as a committee chair and event chair for the Norlanco Relay for Life. Beth and her husband Mark have 2 children, Alexander who attends Penn State University and Grace who is a student at Veritas Academy. The McColloms are members of the Ephrata Church of the Brethren.

Jeff Mylin

Jeff Mylin serves on the Veritas board. He is the founder and president of Paramount Contracting, Inc, with 20+ years experience in the commercial construction field. He attended LeTourneau University. Outside of work, Jeff is a husband, father to three children who attend Veritas.He is a member of the Worship Center.


Eric Seeger

Eric Seeger is a principal of Altman Weil, Inc. where he advises law firms in the US and Canada on strategy and organizational issues. He co-authors Altman Weil’s highly-regarded annual industry survey, Law Firms in Transition. Eric also served as Chief Operating Officer in one law firm and Director of Strategic Planning and Practice Group Management in another. He holds an MBA and B.A. (philosophy) from Tulane University and an M.A. (Leadership Studies) from Lancaster Bible College. Eric and his wife, Nancy, first enrolled their two sons at Veritas in 2007. Eric joined the board in 2015.

Randall Wenger, Esq.

Randall Wenger Esq. serves as an advisor to the board. He is the Chief Counsel of the Independence Law Center in Harrisburg. Randall has an economics degree from the University of Chicago and earned his J.D. at the University of Pennsylvania. He lives in Lancaster County, and he and his wife Tina have 7 children. 

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