Dampman, of Ringtown, is a Bloomsburg University graduate, '65, and former superintendent of the Bensalem Township School District. He is a legislative assistant to state Sen. Robert Tomlinson and member of the North Schuylkill School Board.
Dampman's career in education included service as social studies teacher, guidance counselor, principal and district superintendent. His service has been at Bensalem High School, Cecelia Snyder Middle School and the Bensalem district office.
Dampman has made numerous presentations to community, civic and professional groups on topics ranging from education issues to time management and, since retiring in December 1994. He has fulfilled temporary administrative assignments in Perkasie and Kintnersville. Dampman was appointed to the Council of Trustees in November 2003.