Board of Trustees

The Palm Beach Day Academy Board of Trustees promotes the school’s mission, appoints and oversees the head of school, establishes broad policies, plans strategically for the school’s future, and develops and stewards the school’s financial and capital resources. Our Board of Trustees is composed of prominent community members, involved business leaders, and supportive parents who are dedicated to maintaining and advancing our century-old school.

Officers

  • Grant Mashek ’95 — President
  • Ben Alexander — Vice President
  • Christopher Vecellio — Treasurer
  • Juliana Gendelman — Secretary

Members

  • Margaret Betten ’92
  • Caroline Forrest ’92
  • Virginia Galligan
  • Benjamin H. Griswold ’96
  • Andrea Kosoy
  • Christina Macfarland ’98
  • Brian Pfeifler
  • Caroline Rafferty
  • Todd Savage
  • Maura Ziska

Life Trustee

  • Will Matthews ’67

Ex-Officio Members

  • Fanning M. Hearon III — Head of School, Palm Beach Day Academy
  • Hayley Schapiro — Parent School Council President

Trustee Emeritus

  • Michael Ainslie
  • Stephanie Carden
  • Lourdes Fanjul
  • Scott Johnson
  • Kevin Lamb
  • Paul Leone
  • Anne Metzger
  • Ambrose Monell
  • Tim Mullen
  • Charles Schumacher