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New Head of School Announced

A Warm Welcome to Will Crissman, Tenacre's 13th Head of School

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  • Will Crissman will start July 1, 2018

    October 27, 2017
    Dear Tenacre Community,
    On behalf of the Board of Trustees, we are excited to announce the appointment, by unanimous vote, of Will Crissman as the 13th head of Tenacre Country Day School, starting in the 2018-2019 school year. Will is an exceptional school leader who will bring integrity, passion, and vision to the Head of School role, ensuring that Tenacre continues to thrive for generations to come.
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    • Welcome Will Crissman Video

Transition Committee

Roger Forman, Co-Chair, Trustee, Current and Past Parent
Stephanie Price, Co-Chair, Trustee, Current and Past Parent
Lou Anne Collins, Assistant Head of School
Sherrie Delinsky, TrusteeCurrent Parent
Lee Frechette
Community Outreach Coordinator, Former Trustee, Past Parent, Alumna
Beth HamoryTrustee, Current Parent
Robert Henderson, RG175 Consultant, Past Parent, Former Trustee, Former Head of School at Noble & Greenough
Carla Higgins
Trustee, Current and Past Parent
Linda Nitschelm, Assistant to the Head of School
Michele NormanChair of the Board of Trustees, Current and Past Parent
Kevin Richards, Grade 6 Teacher, Past Parent

Head of School Transition Update

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  • Letter from the Board of Trustees Chair 11/6/17

    November 6, 2017

    Dear Tenacre Community,
    A little over a week ago, we shared the exciting news that Will Crissman would succeed Chris Elliot as our 13th Head of School. Many of you are now probably wondering what happens next, so this letter attempts to lay out, at least in broad strokes, our transition plan.
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Search Committee

Stuart Ablon, Co-Chair,
President of the Corporation,
Current and Past Parent

Michele Norman
, Co-Chair,
Chair of the Board of Trustees,
Current and Past Parent


Lou Anne Collins
Assistant Head of School 

Jeff Grogan
Trustee, Past Parent, Alumnus 


Graham Masiiwa
Trustee, Current Parent 

Jenny Carlson-Pietraszek
Trustee, Past Parent 

Stephanie Price
Trustee, Current and Past Parent 

Jenzi Reed
Pre-K Teacher 

Peter Walter
Trustee, Current Parent
Tenacre nurtures and challenges each child, every day.