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Head of School Search

Welcome to The Hill School's Head of School search page. As announced on August 18, 2022, Head of School Zachary G. Lehman P'16 '18 will depart Hill at the conclusion of the 2022-23 academic year. The search for The Hill School's 12th Head of School is being led by Vice Chair of the Board of Trustees Michael Harris '84 P'22. We encourage you to visit this page often for updates on this search process.

Search Committee Team:

Michael W. Harris '84 P'22, Search Committee Chair

John F. Green, Search Consultant at RG175 

Hill School Search Committee Members:

The Rev. Khristi Adams, Dean of Spiritual Life and Equity and Chaplain
James Alexandre '75, Board Chair (ex officio)
Preston Athey '67, Board Chair Emeritus
Michelle Gyves '02, Trustee
Lynda Hamilton-Kirk P'22 '24, Chief Strategy Officer (ex officio)
Katy Hudak P '21 '23, Academic Dean
Peter Humphrey '72 P'02, Trustee Emeritus
Courtney Neese '00, Edward Tuck Hall Distinguished Chair in English
Hans Maentz '89, Trustee
Richard Tabarrini, Jr. P'16 '18 '21 '23, Trustee


Next Steps:

September 9, 2022 | Community Survey Due
In order to have the best representation of our diverse community, we invite alumni, parents, employees, and students to complete a survey regarding the characteristics and qualities you most wish to see in our next head of school. 

September 13-15, 2022 | RG175 Campus Visit and Interviews
RG175 will spend two full days on campus meeting with members of our Board of Trustees, senior administrators, employees, students, and other stakeholders to learn more about our Hill culture and leadership priorities.

Mid-September | Position Statement Release 
Following a very thorough survey and interview process, the Search Committee and RG175 will partner to release a Head of School Position Statement that best reflects our family boarding school community and identifies the qualities, skillset, and experience desired in our next leader to move our great School forward. 

October 28, 2022 | Candidate Applications Due