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Executive Director Search

As we celebrate our 50th Anniversary, we are looking for a new leader to usher us into our next 50 years.

Our fearless leader Executive Director Pat Whitehead will be retiring at the end of the 2021-2022 school year and we are currently engaged in a search to find our next Executive Director. Learn more about our search and become part of the conversation.

Read our community letter from Board Chair Ari Rosenberg about this transition,

Read Executive Director Pat Whitehead's community announcement of her retirement.

Read the opportunity statement for the position.


Search Committee

A Search Committee has been appointed to guide the process with the assistance of a search consultant Brooke Carroll of Acies Strategies. The search committee includes:

  • Board members Reid LaClair and Nancy Blackwell
  • Past board members Dana Johns and Asaf Keller
  • School Collegium member Cecilia Liss
  • Parent's Association member Jonathan Prozzi
  • WSB Alum Mike Stone



The committee hopes to have the search completed by the end of 2021.

About Brooke Carroll:

Brooke Carroll is consultant leading our search for the next Executive Director. She is the Principal Consultant and Coach at Acies Strategies, supporting small schools and nonprofits in leadership development, board development, strategic thinking and planning, and head search. Dr. Carroll works with small and mid-sized schools to think strategically about who they need as their next Head of School and then works collaboratively with the school to find the best match. Using her many contacts and connections, she helps schools identify, interview, and hire their next leader. For more information about Acies Strategies or Dr. Carroll, visit:

Full job and opportunity statement will be shared soon. Interested candidates can communicate with Brooke Carroll: