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Head of Early Childhood Search

Now in her 12th year of service as Catherine Cook's Head of Early Childhood, Dr. Jean Robbins has announced her retirement for June 2019. Led by the Succession Committee, and with the assistance of the Head of Early Childhood Search and Advisory Committees, Catherine Cook has begun their search for a new Head of Early Childhood. the Head of Early Childhood Prospectus.

Head of Early Childhood Prospectus


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Head of Early Childhood Search Committee

The following individuals will utilize a diverse set of experiences and backgrounds to manage the search process, meet and interview candidates, and recommend a new Head of Early Childhood to the Board of Trustees. Thank you to these volunteers, who are committing a significant amount of time as we identify our next Head of Early Childhood:

Michelle Kilkenney (Chair), Trustee, Current Parent
Marta Delgado, Trustee, Current Parent
Tom Fuller, Trustee, Current & Alumni Parent
Roger Liew, Trustee, Current Parent
Sarah Heaven, Preschool Teacher
Megan Altmayer, Lower School/Middle School Librarian
Josh Sutter, 1st Grade Teacher

Sunni Kitson, Interim Head of Lower School, Current Parent
Cory Stutts, Head of Middle School
Jill Due, Director of Admission
Stacia Garriott Kass, Current & Alumni Parent
Anjani Bhargava, Current Parent

Head of Early Childhood Advisory Committee
The following parents, faculty, and staff will present counsel and advice to the Head of Early Childhood Search Committee during their selection of a new Head of Early Childhood. Thank you to the following volunteers for their support during this important process:

Sandra Kane (Co-Chair), Early Childhood/Lower School Art Teacher
Kelly Waters (Co-Chair), Current Parent
Karla Beard-Leroy, Early Childhood/Lower School Music Teacher, Current Parent
Daniel Fierro, Technology Specialist
Barb Fisher, Junior Kindergarten Teacher,
Current Parent

Stephanie Free, Current Parent

Patrick Gall, Early Childhood/Lower School Librarian
Malcolm Scott, Physical Education Teacher and Assistant Athletic Director
Kathryn DeVito, Current Parent
Susan Flosi, Current Parent
Meredith Goldman, Current Parent
Joe Guzowski, Current Parent
Susan Wilde, Current Parent

Questions about the Head of Early Childhood search process can be directed to HOSsearch@catherinecookschool.org.