Court Administration and Staff

 Court Administration in Beaver County


Directed by District Court Administrator William R. Hare​, this office oversees scheduling and management of the Court of Common Pleas as well as the Magisterial District Courts. The Court Administrator is also responsible for the operation of all court-related departments: Adult Probation, Domestic Relations, Juvenile Services and the Law Library.

The 36th Judicial District, like all districts in the Commonwealth, reports to the Administrative Office of Pennsylvania Courts. AOPC monitors the efficiency of each district by recording statistical information on the filing and disposition of cases on both a monthly and annual basis. The Court Administrator’s office is responsible for recording and forwarding such data to AOPC, which reports to the Supreme Court
of Pennsylvania.

Information and Assistance

The Court Administration business office is located on the second floor of the Courthouse. Please contact this office if you have any questions regarding court dates for criminal, civil, family law or orphan’s court hearings or trials.

Questions regarding the scheduling of preliminary hearings in criminal matters should be directed to Central Court at ext. 4699.


 Court Administrator's Office


Beaver County Courthouse
Beaver, PA 15001
Telephone: (724) 770-4700
Hours of Operation:
8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Monday through Friday

District Court Administrator
William R. Hare
Jo Johnson, Secretary ext. 4689

Deputy District Court Administrators
Aileen M. Bowers - ext. 4668
Garrett Harper - ext. 4669

Main Business Office                                          Sherry Javens - ext. 4662
Mary Jane Poola - ext. 4664
Colleen Gulish - ext. 4660                                   Danielle Kusnir - ext. 4658                                   Jaimee Ambrose - ext. 4661

Central Court                                                   Shannon Preininger - ext. 4699

Karen C. Schiaroli - ext. 4667
Maureen Galloway - ext. 4666
Sherry Kraus - ext. 4665


 Other Court Related Departments


Adult Probation
Donald Neill, Director - (724) 773-8600

Domestic Relations
Joe Chesnut, Acting Director - (724) 773-8500

Juvenile Services
Gary Rosatelli, Director - (724) 770-4704

Law Library
Kate Weidner, Law Librarian - ext. 4659