Our Leadership

Faculty/Staff Directory

  • Mildred Mil Norman-Risch
    Upper School English Chair
    College of William & Mary - BA
    University of Bremen, Germany - MA
    Middlebury College - MA
  • Zwingli Bart Thornton
    Upper School Dean of Faculty
    Texas Christian University - BA
    University of Texas at Austin - MA
    University of Texas at Austin - Ph.D.
  • Leah Angell
    Upper School English
    Yale University - BA
    Harvard Divinity School - MTS
    University of Virginia - Ph.D.
  • Sarah Baker
    Assistant Head, Upper School
    Duke University - BA
    University of Pennsylvania - MSEd
  • Cynthia Douglass
    Upper School English
    Dartmouth College - AB
    Virginia Commonwealth University - M.Ed.
  • Will Dunlap
    Upper School English
    University of Michigan - BM
    University of Texas at Austin - MFA
    University of Georgia - Ph.D.
  • Arthur Pete Follansbee
    Upper School English
    Hamilton College - BA
    University of Iowa - MFA
  • Joshua Josh Katz
    Upper School English
    University of Richmond - BA
    Virginia Commonwealth University - MA
  • Linda Rouse
    Director of Upper School Scheduling/US English
    Pitzer College - BA
    Texas A&M University - MA
    Bowling Green State University - Ph.D.
  • Samantha Slater
    Upper School English
    Virginia Tech - BA
    James Madison University - MA
  • Vlastimil Vlastik Svab
    Upper School English
    George Washington University - BA

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