Meet the Administration
Mrs. Panayota "PT" Kevgas, Principal
Mrs. Kevgas is the Principal of Radnor High School. Before taking the helm of the school in June 2019, she was the RHS Assistant Principal of Academic Affairs since 2015. 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.
Mr. Ryan Buterbaugh, Assistant Principal of Academic Affairs
Mr. Buterbaugh joined RTSD in December 2015 from Colonial School District, where he served as a social studies teacher at Plymouth Whitemarsh High School for 12 years. In this role, Buterbaugh acted as a pilot teacher for the Pennyslvania Classrooms for the Future Grant Program, a development team member for new social studies curriculum and a mentor for new teachers in the social studies department. Prior to this position, Buterbaugh was a middle school teacher at Azalea Gardens Middle School in Norfolk, VA. Buterbaugh earned his undergraduate degree in secondary education from University of Pittsburgh and his masters in education administration from Temple University. He holds a Pennsylvania II Social Studies Teacher Certification and Pennsylvania Principal Certification.
Mrs. Keziah LaTorre, Assistant Principal of Student Affairs
Mrs. LaTorre joined RHS from Cheltenham High School in July 2018. At CHS, she worked since 1996 as an English teacher, English department chair, freshman transition program coordinator, and Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports (PBIS) coach. As an English teacher and English department chair, Mrs. LaTorre developed and aligned the English curriculum 9-12; developed, implemented, and maintained the Freshmen Transition Program; and developed a peer mentorship program, among other responsibilities. She was named both CHS Teacher of the Year and CHS Voices of Inspiration Winner in 2010. She earned a B.S. in Secondary Education English from Pennsylvania State University in 1993, a Masters in Education in Curriculum and Instruction from Gratz College in 1998, and a Principal Certificate from Arcadia University in May 2017. Mrs. LaTorre also earned a National Board Certification in Language Arts in 2010, was a Student Marshall Graduate of Penn State University, was a Member of Phi Beta Kappa National Honor Society.
Dr. Joseph MacNamara, Assistant Principal of Student Affairs
Dr. MacNamara joined RTSD in 2020 from Coatesville Area School District, where he served as Assistant Principal of Coatesville Area Intermediate High School since 2013. In this role, he was responsible for student discipline; served as Local Education Agency (LEA) representative to students receiving special education and gifted services; observed and evaluated teachers in multiple content areas including guidance and support staff; monitored and reported progress on the ATSI plan; developed the master schedule; managed the budget for Math, Music and Family Consumer Science Departments; and updated emergency procedure plan and operations annually. He also served as Safe Schools Program administrator, organizer and lead on the Equity Team, participant on the Student Assistance Program (SAP) team and mentor to new administrators. Dr. MacNamara holds a Bachelor of Science in Education from Millersville University, a Master of Education and Principal Certification from Cabrini University and a Doctor of Education from Immaculata University.
Mr. Michael Friel, Athletic Director
Mr. Friel is in his ninth 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.