Meet the Administration

  • Radnor High School

    130 King of Prussia Road
    Radnor, PA 19087

    Dan Bechtold

    Mr. Dan Bechtold, Principal

    Mr. Bechtold is in his third year as Principal of Radnor High School. He previously served RHS as both the Assistant Principal of Academic Affairs and the Assistant Principal of Student Services, spending two years in each role. Mr. Bechtold joined RTSD in 2011 from his position at Donegal High School where he was a member of the Social Studies Department for 7 years. He holds a bachelor's degree in Secondary Social Studies Education from Elizabethtown College, a master's degree in Educational Development and Strategies from Wilkes University and a post-master's certificate in Educational Leadership from Millersville University. 

    PT Kevgas

    Mrs. Panayota "PT" Kevgas, Assistant Principal

    Mrs. Kevgas is the Assistant Principal of Academic Affairs at Radnor High School. Mrs. Kevgas has served Radnor High School since January 2002 as a mathematics and biology teacher. In addition to her teaching duties, Mrs. Kevgas developed syllabi for Advanced Placement (AP) Biology and Honors Biology courses, developed and instituted the AP Biology curriculum, facilitated and led technology trainings for fellow teachers and was a member of the district's Strategic Planning Committee (2008-13) and its Schoology Advance Team (2013-14). Mrs. Kevgas also served as graduation coordinator for four years. Mrs. Kevgas earned a B.A. from Villanova University in 2000, a M.A. in Educational Leadership from Immaculata University in 2002 and a K-12 Principal Certification from Immaculata in 2014.

    David Stango

    Mr. David Stango, Assistant Principal

    Mr. Stango is in his fourth year as Assistant Principal of Student Services at Radnor High School. He joined RTSD in March of 2013 from his position as an art teacher at Penncrest High School in Rose Tree Media School District. He was acting assistant principal at Penncrest in the spring of 2012. He was Penncrest's student council advisor and served on the board of the Pennsylvania Association of Student Councils. In this role here at Radnor, he is responsible for discipline and attendance and various day to day operations such as daily schedules, assemblies, emergency drills, the scheduling of school wide assessments and HS Hope. He holds a bachelor's degree in Fine Arts from the Tyler School of Art, a master's degree in Education Leadership from Neumann University.

     Michael Friel
    Mr. Michael Friel, Athletic Director

    Mr. Friel is in his eighth year as the Athletic Director at Radnor High School. He came to Radnor from Ridley High School where he spent ten years as a member of the school's English Department. Prior to coming to Radnor, Mr. Friel spent ten years as a member of Ridley's football staff and was the Head Lacrosse Coach at Springfield High School. Mr. Friel is a 1998 graduate of Cabrini College where he was a four-year starter on the lacrosse team. His main responsibilities include overseeing the high school athletics programs, as well as coordinating all facility uses at the high school.

    Brett Thomas Mr. Brett Thomas, Dean of Students

    Mr. Thomas is in his twelfth year at Radnor High School. Mr. Thomas began his career at Upper Darby High School, where he spent four years teaching special education. He began as a special education teacher in Radnor in 2005, serving in that role for six years. He has served as Dean of Students for the last six years at RHS. Mr. Thomas earned his bachelor's degree in Special Education with a concentration in Secondary Social Studies and Communication Studies from West Chester University, and his master's degree in Educational Leadership and his Administrative Certificate through St. Joseph's University. Mr. Thomas' primary responsibilities include: monitoring student discipline, attendance and tardiness. He is a member of HS Hope and a faculty leader of Radnor’s Challenge. Mr. Thomas is also head JV lacrosse coach.