Head of School Search

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Head of School Search Committee

  • Paul Hawkins ‘85 (Trustee, HOS Search Committee Chair, Alumnus, P ‘18, ‘20; Email: paulhawkins@mbs.net
  • Ravi Chopra ‘97  (Trustee, Alumnus)
  • Pam Nelson Davidson ‘90 (Trustee, Alumna)
  • John Fay (Board President, P ‘11, ‘14, ‘20 )
  • Shanae Green (Trustee, P ‘22)
  • Gail Kurz ‘86 (Trustee, Alumna, P ‘17, ‘19)
  • Boni Luna (Head of Middle School)
  • Michael McGrann (Faculty, World Languages Chair)
  • Rob Mitchell (Director of Enrollment Management, P ‘15, ‘20, ‘23)
  • David Molowa (Trustee, Former Faculty, P ‘05)
  • Lee Kellogg Sadrian ‘89 (Trustee, Alumna, P ‘26)
  • Carisa Strauss (Trustee, P ‘20, ‘22, ‘24)
  • Lisa Swanson (Middle School Faculty, P ‘21)
  • Scott Tannen ‘95 (Trustee, Alumnus, P ‘22, ‘25, ‘25)

Head of School Search Timeline

February 2020

Announcement of Peter Caldwell's retirement

Head of School Search Committee Chair Paul Hawkins '85 (Trustee, Alumnus, P '18, '20) announced

March 2020

Search Committee Members introduced

Carney Sandoe announced as search firm to assist with HOS selection

April 2020

Carney Sandoe consultants Bob Fricker and Lisa Parsons to hold community forums with MBS community members

Carney Sandoe consultants to attend Parents Association meeting

HOS Search Survey to be sent to the entire MBS community

May 2020

Carney Sandoe consultants to attend Alumni Board meeting

Fall 2020

Selection of New Head of School

Fall 2020 - June 2021

New Head of School transition