Mr. Swoyer has been with MaST since 2004 and is the CEO of MaST Charter School. His roles have included Director of Technology, Chief Information Officer, Chief Operations Officer, and his role today as the Chief Executive Officer; he has been through many layers of the institution. During his tenure as CEO, MaST has seen its wait list more than triple, growing to over 7000 applications in four years. He has also driven MaST to transform into a school that focuses on STREAM (Science, Technology, Robotics, Engineering, and Math). Mr. Swoyer believes that every student learns differently. He is a strong advocate for differentiated instruction, innovative integration of technology and blended learning. The creation of unique spaces is a key to developing student learning. The Library Media Center, Virtual Fitness Center, Playground of Innovation and Learning, Makerspace, BUILDIT Center, and the Middle School Robotics lab are just a few of the spaces that have been developed under Mr. Swoyer and recognized as unique spaces that create engagement and help define the MaST model. He serves on the technology, finance, and wellness committees at MaST, but has a pulse on all elements that drive MaST. He will continue to serve the school and the Board with insight into the future ideas to grow the educational model of the school. Mr. Swoyer has testified on several panels for education and funding for schools in PA. Under his leadership, MaST was ranked the number one charter school in PA, Apple Distinguished Program for their one-to-one device program, and P21 Exemplar School (STEM focused award) Mr. Swoyer was raised in Rhawnhurst. He and his wife, Cheryl, have three children: LJ, Olivia, and Owen.