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Board of Trustees

Board of Trustees 2018-19

2019-20 Trustees

Mr. Timothy J. Stiffler, President

Mrs. Michelle Bass Adams '91
Dr. Thomas A. Alberico
Mrs. Frances L. Beasley
Mr. Lawrence A. Bernert III ’81
Dr. L. D. Britt
Mr. Richard C. Burroughs Jr. '95
Mrs. Rhonda G. Durham ’68
Mr. Guy R. Friddell III ’69
Mr. John L. Gibson III ’78
Mr. Owen D. Griffin Jr.
Mr. Conrad M. Hall
Mrs. Katherine M. Hines '98
Mr. Peter M. Ill
Mrs. Sandra Porter Leon '80

Ex Officio
Mr. Dennis G. Manning
Headmaster

Ms. Isabelle C. Marquart '09
Mrs. Kathleen Kelly Oberg '78
Mr. J. Christopher Perry
Mr. Alfred M. Randolph Jr. ’80
Mr. Thomas Rueger Jr. ’93
Mr. John W. Ruffin ’82
Ms. Tracy G. Savage
Mr. Samuel E. Steingold '85
Mr. Rony Thomas
Mr. William R. Van Buren III
Mr. C. Benjamin Vanderberry ’71
Mr. G. Dudley Ware ’82
Mr. Frank J. Wood III ’70
Mr. John O. Wynne Jr. ’94

Alumni Representative
and Alumni Board President
Mr. Ian A. Holder '03

 

 

Past Presidents

Thomas A. Alberico (2014-17)
William R. Van Buren III (2011-14)
C. Benjamin Vanderberry (2008-11)
Barclay C. Winn (2005-08)
The Honorable Rebecca Beach Smith (2002-05)
Alfred F. Ritter Jr. (1998-2002)
Richard C. Burroughs (1995-98)
Vincent J. Mastracco Jr. (1992-95)
Thomas V. Rueger (1989-92)
John O. Wynne (1986-89)
John B. Syer (1982-86)
Joshua P. Darden Jr.* (1979-82)
Frank Batten* (1975-79)
Harry B. Price Jr.* (1971-75)
Richard F. Welton III* (1966-71)
Edward R. Baird* (1955-66)
C. Wiley Grandy III* (1927-55)
Robert B. Tunstall* (1912-27)
Richard H. Baker* (1889-1912)
Dr. William Selden Jr.* (1882-89)
William W. Sharp* (1851)
Col. William Garnett* (1840)
Swepson Whitehead* (1837)
 
*Deceased

Senior Administration

Mr. Dennis Manning

Mr. Dennis Manning

Titles: Headmaster
Degrees: B.A., Wake Forest University
M.A., Wake Forest University
Mrs. Linda Gorsline

Mrs. Linda Gorsline

Titles: Associate Headmaster; Director of the Upper School; Math, Upper School
Degrees: B.S., University of Virginia
M.Ed., Old Dominion University
Dr. Grayson Bryant

Dr. Grayson Bryant

Titles: Asst. Headmaster for Development
Degrees: B.A., University of Richmond
M.A., University of Texas, Austin
Ph.D., University of California, Santa Barbara
Mr. Jeffrey Martin

Mr. Jeffrey Martin

Titles: Assistant Headmaster for Business and Auxiliary Operations
Degrees: B.S., US Naval Academy
M.S., Boston University
M.B.A., Old Dominion University
Mrs. Michelle Alexander

Mrs. Michelle Alexander

Titles: Director of the Lower School
Degrees: B.A., Middlebury College
M. Ed., University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
Mr. Chad Byler

Mr. Chad Byler

Titles: Interim Co-Director of Athletics; Health & Physical Education, Middle School
Degrees: B.A., Messiah College
M.S.Ed., Old Dominion University
Mr. Jeffrey Danielson

Mr. Jeffrey Danielson

Titles: Chairman, Fine Arts Department; LS Orchestra; Director, School of the Arts
Degrees: B.A., Oberlin College
B.M., Oberlin Conservatory
M.M., University of Akron
Mrs. Esther Diskin

Mrs. Esther Diskin

Titles: Director of Communications; English, Upper School
Degrees: B.A., Harvard University
M.Phil., Trinity College Dublin
Ms. Susan Fuhs

Ms. Susan Fuhs

Titles: Director of Information Technology Services
Degrees: B.B.A., James Madison University
M.B.A., California State University
Dr. Harry Hudgins

Dr. Harry Hudgins

Titles: Director of Guidance & Counseling; Psychology, Upper School
Degrees: B.A., Washington and Lee University
M.A., Ogelthorpe University
M.S.Ed., Old Dominion University
D.Min., University of the South
Mr. Thomas Hudgins

Mr. Thomas Hudgins

Titles: Interim Director of the Middle School
Degrees: B.A., Washington and Lee University
M.A., Old Dominion University
Ms. Catherine  McCallum

Ms. Catherine McCallum

Titles: Interim Co-Director of Athletics; Mathematics, Upper School
Degrees: B.S., College of William & Mary
M.A.Ed., College of William & Mary
Mrs. Jennifer Scott

Mrs. Jennifer Scott

Titles: Director of College Counseling
Degrees: B.S., University of New Hampshire
M.Ed., College of William & Mary
Mrs. Sarah Smythe

Mrs. Sarah Smythe

Titles: Interim Director of Admissions
Degrees: B.A., Washington and Lee University
Mr. Jason Watson

Mr. Jason Watson

Titles: Director of Building & Grounds
Degrees: Virginia Wesleyan College
Mr. Sean Wetmore

Mr. Sean Wetmore

Titles: Director, Batten Leadership Program; History, Upper School
Degrees: B.A., University of Virginia
M.T., University of Virginia