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Board of Trustees

Governance 2017-‘18

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:

  • Lourdes Fanjul — President
  • William Matthews ’67 — Vice President
  • Frances Fisher — Vice President
  • Grant Mashek ’95 — Treasurer
  • Stephanie Carden ’79 — Secretary

Members:

  • Ben Alexander
  • Christine Beall
  • Gita Costa
  • Caroline Forrest ’92
  • Tim Gannon
  • Juliana Gendelman
  • David Gochman
  • Andrea Kosoy
  • Kevin Lamb
  • Matt Lorentzen
  • James McCann
  • Timothy Mullen
  • Christopher Orthwein ’85
  • Sue Patterson
  • Caroline Rafferty
  • Joseph Sambuco
  • Chuck Schumacher
  • Matthew Smith
  • Maura Ziska

Honorary Members:

  • Michael Ainslie
  • Scott Johnson ’79
  • Paul Leone
  • Anne Metzger
  • Ambrose Monell ’69

Ex-Officio Members:

  • Dr. Edwin P. Gordon, Head of School
  • Amy Middleton, Parent/School Council President

Officers:

  • Lourdes Fanjul — President
  • William Matthews ’67 — Vice President
  • Frances Fisher — Vice President
  • Grant Mashek ’95 — Treasurer
  • Stephanie Carden ’79 — Secretary

Members:

  • Ben Alexander
  • Christine Beall
  • Gita Costa
  • Caroline Forrest ’92
  • Tim Gannon
  • Juliana Gendelman
  • David Gochman
  • Andrea Kosoy
  • Kevin Lamb
  • Matt Lorentzen
  • James McCann
  • Timothy Mullen
  • Christopher Orthwein ’85
  • Sue Patterson
  • Caroline Rafferty
  • Joseph Sambuco
  • Chuck Schumacher
  • Matthew Smith
  • Maura Ziska

Honorary Members:

  • Michael Ainslie
  • Scott Johnson ’79
  • Paul Leone
  • Anne Metzger
  • Ambrose Monell ’69

Ex-Officio Members:

  • Dr. Edwin P. Gordon, Head of School
  • Amy Middleton, Parent/School Council President

Head of School

The mission of the school is to challenge our students academically in the most deliberate way … but it’s also about developing character.

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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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