Board of Trustees 2019-20


Chair
Olivia W. Douglas

Vice Chairs
Ann Mellow

Treasurer
Tom Geniesse

Secretary
Karin Greenfield-Sanders



Jim Best
Kirby Chin
Carolina Esquenazi-Shaio
Donna Garban
Greg Gushée
David Heller
Yoo Jin Kim
George S. Loening
George Majoros
Renée Noel
Naomi Nwosu-Stewart
Folake Ologunja '92
Camille Orme
Dominique Schulte
David Shevlin
Barbara Sibley
Jason Slibeck
Erik Sorensen
Valerie Toscano
George H. Walker
Felicia Washington
Melanie Weston
Kenji Yoshino
 
Ex-Officio
Kyung Bordes, Co P.A. Pres., JK-8
George P. Davison
Adrienne Goldthorpe, Co P.A. Pres., JK-8
Kathy Keane, Co P.A. Pres., 9-12
The Reverend J. Donald Waring

 


School Administration

List of 13 members.

  • Photo of George Davison

    George Davison 

    Head of School
    Teachers College, Columbia University - M.A.
    Yale College - B.A.
  • Photo of Robbie Pennoyer

    Robbie Pennoyer 

    Assistant Head of School; Director of Studies
    Yale Divinity School - M.Div.
    Harvard College - A.B.
  • Photo of Susan Austin

    Susan Austin 

    Chief Financial Officer
    Stanford - M.B.A
    Harvard University - B.A.
  • Photo of Cheryl Kelly

    Cheryl Kelly 

    Head of Early Childhood
    Fordham University - M.S. Ed.
    American University - B.A.
  • Photo of Randall Flinn

    Randall Flinn 

    Interim Head of Lower School
    Columbia Teachers College - M. Ed.
    New York University - Steinhardt - M. Ed.
    Pitzer College - B.A.
  • Photo of Elsa Hepner

    Elsa Hepner 

    Head of Middle School
    St. Joseph's College - M.A.
    Trinity College - B.A.
  • Photo of Hugo Mahabir

    Hugo Mahabir 

    Head of High School
    University of Chicago - M.A.
    Sarah Lawrence College - B.A.
  • Photo of Courtney Archer-Buckmire

    Courtney Archer-Buckmire 

    Director of Advancement
    William Smith College - B.A.
  • Photo of Jean-Robert Andre

    Jean-Robert Andre 

    Dean of Equity and Inclusion
    Amherst College - B.A.
    Bank Street College - M.Ed
  • Photo of Kim Chaloner

    Kim Chaloner 

    Dean of Community Life
    New York University - M.A.
    Queen's University, Canada - B.S.
  • Photo of Ilana Laurence

    Ilana Laurence 

    Dean of Student Life
    New York University - M.Ed.
    New York University - M.A.
    Vassar College - B.A.
  • Photo of Topher Nichols

    Topher Nichols 

    Chief Communications Officer & Director of Academic Systems
    Chapman University - B.A.
    SIT Graduate Institute - M.A.
  • Photo of Akbar Ali Herndon

    Akbar Ali Herndon 

    Chief Technology Officer
    Teachers College, Columbia University - Ed.D.
    Teachers College, Columbia University - M.Ed.
    Teachers College, Columbia University - M.A.
    Carnegie Mellon University - B.S.
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