Rich Sterner

RIch Sterner is running for PA State Senate District 33, which contains all of Adams County, and parts of Cumberland, Franklin, and York Counties. He is a long-time educator, having served as a history teacher, the first Middle School Principal in Upper Adams, and Principal of Biglerville High School for 18 years. Rich has been an elected member of the Bermudian Springs School Board since 2018 and now serves as Vice President. He was recently appointed to the Joint Operating Committee (JOC) of the newly-created Adams County Technical Institute, which supports students working towards careers in technical fields.

As State Representative, Rich’s top three concerns will be education, the labor force, and supporting local emergency services. In his free time, he enjoys carpentry and playing the French Horn. Rich currently lives in East Berlin, PA with his wife Karen, and three dogs, Zeke, Zeus and Jeb. He has two daughters and two stepsons and recently became a grandfather!