Joel Benner, MEd, RRT

Respiratory Care Program Director
Health Sciences Faculty


After graduation from Lancaster Mennonite High School in 2003, Joel attended Millersville University. While at Millersville Joel graduated with a Bachelors degree in Biology with a concentration is Respiratory Therapy. In 2008 he started working at Lancaster General Health as a clinical respiratory therapist. In 2017 Joel graduated from Pennsylvania State University with a Masters degree in Health Education. He accepted a faculty position with PA College of Health Science's Respiratory Care Program in 2018.

Joel has been married to his wife Janelle since 2007. Together they have three sons, Simon, Leo and Mack. They reside in Lititz, PA.


  • Registered Respiratory Therapist


  • HSC-101 Methods of Patient Care
  • RCP-120 Respiratory Care Lab I
  • RCP-130 Respiratory Care Theory I
  • RCP-150 Respiratory Care Lab II
  • RCP-160 Respiratory Care Theory II
  • RCP-201 Entry Level Review
  • RCP-220 Respiratory Care Lab III
  • RCP-240 RC Clinical Level I
  • RCP-280 Adv Level Resp Care Review


  • Masters Degree in Health Education. Pennsylvania State University - 2017
  • Bachelors Degree in Biology and Respiratory Care. Millersville University - 2007

Professional Memberships

  • American Association of Respiratory Care
  • Pennsylvania Society of Respiratory Care
  • National Board of Respiratory Care
  • Lambda Beta Society
Joel Benner

Contact Information

850 Greenfield Rd
Lancaster, PA 17601 US

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