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Board of Trustees

Governance 2019 - 20

Palm Beach Day Academy’s Board of Trustees is composed of prominent community members, involved business leaders and supportive parents who are dedicated to maintaining and advancing Florida’s oldest independent school.

Officers:

  • Grant Mashek ’95 — President
  • Ben Alexander — Vice President
  • Christopher Vecellio — Treasurer
  • Stephanie Carden ’79 — Secretary

Members:

  • Gita Costa
  • Caroline Forrest ’92
  • Juliana Gendelman
  • David Gochman
  • Andrea Kosoy
  • Kevin Lamb
  • Matt Lorentzen
  • Timothy Mullen
  • Christopher Orthwein ’85
  • Caroline Rafferty
  • Todd Savage
  • Chuck Schumacher
  • Maura Ziska

Life Trustee:

  • Will Matthews ’67

Ex-Officio Members:

  • Fanning M. Hearon III, Head of School
  • Lyanne Azqueta ’84, Parent School Council President

Head of School

Fanning M. Hearon III began his tenure as Palm Beach Day Academy’s Head of School in July, 2019.

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Our Mission & Vision

At all levels, our students will be challenged to excel, empowered to act and prepared to lead.

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Board of Trustees

PBDA's Board of Trustees is dedicated to maintaining and advancing the PBDA mission.