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Staff Directory: Technology Support Services

Technology Support Services

Don Sweigard

Don Sweigard
Director of Technology Support


  • Infrastructure cabling and fiber-optics
  • Hardware repair
  • Technical support for users
  • Sound system support


  • Bachelor of Christian Education
  • Diploma in Computer Engineering Technology

Don Sweigard's role covers a lot of technology areas for the Seminary. His area is in charge of all of the servers, the network, the internet connections, and all connections to Orlando, Nashville, and Memphis. They are also responsible for all of the technical support to the users at all sites, with any technology need, whether it be servers, computers, printers, phones, card access, sound systems, cameras, or classroom technology. If it is any more technical than a pen and paper, they support it. Another big part of having technology is the planning of upgrades, trying to get the most life out of piece of equipment, and the budgeting process, which takes a way more time than he'd like to admit.

Don is from Canada. He and his wife Lenore were here back in the 80's for her to get a degree, and they liked it so much that they moved back here in 1991. They have two sons that live in the area. He is very involved with the AV Team at Wilmore Free Methodist Church, and when he's not here, he's usually there.

Michael Powell

Senior Academic Technology Associate


  • Desktop and User Support


Michael Powell worked at the Herald-Leader for 22 years and works part-time at Southland Christian Church (Lexington Campus) in video production. He has been on staff there for over 10 years

He is currently learning to train and work horses and has been for the past 3.5 years. In his free time he likes to work on cars, watch movies and car shows

Charlie Fiddler
Technology Event Specialist


  • Google Products Suite
  • Android Operating Systems
  • Windows Operating Systems
  • Training and Development Design
  • Content Creation and Curation


  • M.Div., Asbury Theological Seminary in Process
  • Bachelors

Charlie Fiddler

Madison Bridges
Part Time Academic Technology Support Associate


  • Troubleshooting software and hardware problems


  • B.A. Spring Arbor University (Biblical Studies)

Madison is a Technology Support Assistant for LITS, and she serves Asbury Theological Seminary by troubleshooting software and hardware problems that arise on campus.

She is a graduate from Spring Arbor University, and she is currently pursuing a Masters degree from ATS. In her free time, she enjoys reading, writing, going for walks, learning new things, and playing cards.

Hyrum Rhodes
Network and Systems Engineert


  • Network Infrastructure Admin
  • Website Admin
  • Windows Server Admin
  • VMWare Admin
  • Google Cloud Computing Admin


Hyrum has been married to his wife Allie for 25yrs and has two teenage boys. He enjoys reading, movies and hiking. He longs for solo travel trips to places far from Wilmore, KY. Fine... his wife can come too.

Also, be nice or no internetz for you.

Matthew Maresco
Academic Technology Support Associate


  • Video Production
  • Live A/V Production
  • Mac Operating Systems
  • iPhone Operating Systems
  • Zoom Management


  • M.A (Intercultural Studies), Asbury Theological Seminary (In Process)
  • Th.M. (Intercultural Studies), Asbury Theological Seminary (In Process)

Matthew Maresco is