Media Services - Classroom Support

Meet Our Staff

Main Campus

Fred Spearin

Director of Media Services and Classroom Support

Background: I came to Liberty Baptist College, now called Liberty University, in July of 1978. I earned a B. A. degree in 1982 and a M.A. degree in 1986. I became the first full time Dean of Commuting Students in 1982. I moved to the position of Director of Campus Computing in 1986. I left in 1990 and went to UVA. I returned to Liberty University in 1997 and have been here since. I was involved in the original network design and wiring of the campus in 1998. I was the team leader for the purchasing of the Nortel telephone switch to avoid a Y2K crises with the AT&T telephone switch we had at the time. I became Director of Media Services during the summer of 2002. I was involved in the original design and installation of the Smart classrooms until summer of 2006. Our goal in Media Services/Classroom Support is to support all the classrooms needs and provide immediate front line support for the faculty in the classroom environment.
Hobbies: I like to spoil my wife and two children and four grandchildren. I like to construct things. I have built four houses in Virginia and one house in Massachusetts.

Philip Walck

Manager-Trainer, Main Campus

Background: I am a pastor’s son originally from Pennsylvania and graduated from high school in Central Florida. I spent 4 years in the US Navy before going to a tech school in Allentown, PA. I have been involved with electronics assembly, mechanical assembly, and A/V support for many years. I decided to move to Lynchburg due to large technology companies leaving eastern Pennsylvania and for the opportunity to work for a Christian University.
Hobbies: I enjoy swimming, reading, watching movies, computer games and cooking.

Rebekah Waldrep

Manager-Trainer,  Main Campus

Background: I grew up in Medina, OH. I came to Liberty in 2002, and studied Elementary Education. While at Liberty, I worked for Media Services and learned basic classroom support and customer service. Since the completion of my degree in 2006, I have taught 5th grade, worked with Special Needs students, and worked with World Help. I am glad to be back at Media Services, assisting so that classes can run smoothly.
Hobbies: I enjoy reading, coffee, movies, the great outdoors, coffee, music, fine arts, and building relationships. I am energized by studying God’s word and watching it change lives.