MICHAEL G. HIRSCHFELD '85, P'14,'17 – RECTOR
Concord, N.H.

Education: A.B., Princeton University; M.A., Dartmouth College
Occupation: Thirteenth Rector, St. Paul's School

ARCHIBALD COX, JR. '58 – PRESIDENT
New York, N.Y.; Board member since 2012
Chapel Talk, Fall 2016

Chair, SPS Audit Committee

Education: A.B., Harvard University; M.B.A., Harvard Business School
Occupation: Investments
Board memberships/service: Chairman, Foreign Policy Association; Chairman, Ayablu Incorporated; Chairman, EyeLock Inc.; Board member, Micell Technologies, Inc.; Board member, Mission Product Holdings, Inc.; Board member, Predictive Edge Technologies, LLC; Board member, SponsorHub, Inc.; Board member, American Museum of Natural History.

JAMES M. FRATES '85 – TREASURER
Wellesley, Mass.; Board member since 2008

Chair, SPS Compensation Committee

Education: A.B., M.B.A., Harvard University
Occupation: Chief Financial Officer, Biotechnology
Board memberships/service: Past President, SPS Alumni Association 2008-10; Board Member, Sage Therapeutics, The Roxbury Latin School; Harvard College Fund Special Gifts Committee; past Board member GPC Therapeutics, Association of Bioscience Financial Officers, Dedham Country Day School.

LUCY C. HODDER P’14,'16 – CLERK
Hopkinton, N.H.; Board member since 2012

Education: J.D., Georgetown University; A.B., Princeton University
Occupation: Attorney
Board memberships/service: Member, NH Charitable Foundation Capital Region Advisory Board; Member, NH Public Defender Board; Member, Riverbend Community Mental Health Center Executive Committee; Founder, NH Women’s Initiative; Member, NH Bar Association Continuing Legal Education Committee; Chair, New Hampshire Department of Labor Civil Penalty Appeals Board

DOUGLAS S. ASANO '92
Charlotte, N.C.; Board member since 2015

Treasurer/Fund Chair, SPS Alumni Association 2015-18

Education: A.B., M.B.A. Dartmouth College
Occupation: Sales, Marketing

STOCKTON "WARD" ATTERBURY '85
New York, N.Y.; Board member since 2014

President, SPS Alumni Association 2014-17

Education: B.S., Yale University; J.D., University of Virginia School of Law
Occupation: Attorney
Board memberships/service: Advisory Board RAND Corporation Institute for Justice, Infrastructure and the Environment; Director Lawyers’ Alliance for New York 2004-10

JILL AVERY P'17,'20
Cambridge, Mass.; Board member since 2016

President, SPS Parents Association 2016-17

Education: D.B.A., Harvard University; M.B.A., Wharton School; B.A., University of Pennsylvania
Occupation: Education
Board memberships/service: Director, Amica Mutual Insurance Company; Trustee and Chair of the Board of Overseers, Museum of Fine Arts – Boston.

MATTHEW BAIRD '83
New York, N.Y.; Board member since 2015

Vice Chair, SPS Grounds and Buildings Committee

Education: A.B., Princeton University; M.Arch., Columbia University
Occupation: Architect
Board memberships/service: Advisory Committee, Shelburne Museum; Treasurer, Northeast Harbor Sailing School; Board Member, Summer Residents Association (Town of Mount Desert, Me.)

MATTHEW A. "ANDY" BAXTER '60
Lyme, Conn.; Board member since 2016

Education: M.B.A., Dartmouth Tuck School; A.B., Yale
Occupation: Investments
Board memberships/service: Founding Trustee, Cunniff-Dixon Foundation; Board Treasurer, Lyme Land Conservation Trust; Board Treasurer, Florence Griswold Museum; Deputy Treasurer, Vista Vocational; Overseer, Amos Tuck School

CANDACE E. BROWNING-PLATT P'12
New York, N.Y.; Board member since 2010

Co-Chair, SPS Investment Committee

Education: B.A., Brandeis University; M.B.A., Columbia University
Occupation: Financial, Investments
Board memberships/service: BAML Global Diversity & Inclusion Council; Society of Airline Analysts; Board member, Wing Club

JULIAN C. L. CHENG '92
Hong Kong; Board member since 2015

Education: A.B., Harvard University
Occupation: Investments

HYUN-JOON CHO '87
Seoul, Korea; Board member since 2008

Education: A.B., Yale University; M.A., Keio University 
Occupation: Industrial Management
Board memberships/service: Beautiful Mind, Arumjigi, and Mecanant; Alumni representative, Yale Club and Keio University

JAMES A. DIAMOND '85
Katonah, N.Y.; Board member since 2008

Chair, SPS Grounds and Buildings Committee

Education: A.B., Princeton University
Occupation: Real Estate Investment
Board memberships/service: Trustee, The Rippowam Cisqua School in Bedford, N.Y.; Board member, Northern Westchester Hospital

BRIDGET M. FAWCETT P'16
New York, N.Y.; Board member since 2015

Education: A.B., Dartmouth College
Occupation: Financial, Investments
Board memberships/service: Trustee, Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art Foundation (Mass MoCA); Trustee Emeritus, Berkshire Theatre Group; Member of the Steering Committees for the Dartmouth Centennial Circle, the Dartmouth College Fund, and Women of Dartmouth.

CATHERINE A. GELLERT '89
New York, N.Y.; Board member since 2012

Chair, SPS Development Committee

Education: A.B., Harvard University; M.B.A., Columbia University
Occupation: Investment Management
Board memberships/service: Treasurer, International Women's Health Coalition; Trustee, Lincoln Center Institute; First Vice President, Harvard Alumni Association; Executive Committee, Harvard College Fund; Deans Council, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study; Treasurer, Harvard Club of New York

DAHNI-EL GILES '95
Brooklyn, N.Y.; Board member since 2016

Education: J.D., Georgetown University; A.B., Harvard University
Occupation: Independent Consultant
Board memberships/service: Board member, ScriptEd; Founding member, DonorsChoose

JAMES DeK. HOUGHTON '82, P'17,'20
Boston, Mass.; Board member since 2008

Chair, SPS Trustees and Governance Committee

Education: A.B., Harvard University
Occupation: Investment Management
Board memberships/service: Chairman, Market Street Trust Company; Trustee, Shady Hill School; Trustee, Corning Museum of Glass; Director, Citizens for Juvenile Justice; Co-Founder and Director, The Triangle Fund

DOROTHY A. HUTCHESON
New York, N.Y.; Board member since 2016

Education: M.Div., Union Theological Seminary; M.S.Ed., Duquesne University; A.B., Duke University
Occupation: Educator
Board memberships/service: The National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS); the Klingenstein Center for Independent School Education at Teachers College; the New York State Association of Independent Schools (NYSAIS) Commission on Accreditation; the Cathedral School of St. John the Divine; Grace Church School; St. David’s School; former president, NYSAIS, the Head Mistresses Association of the East, the New York City Guild of Independent Schools, and the Country Day School Headmasters’ Association; Trustee of George Jackson Academy; program director of Cambridge Prep.

SOLOMON J. KUMIN, '94
Boston, Mass; Board member since 2015

Co-Chair, SPS Investment Committee

Education: B.A. in policital science, Johns Hopkins University
Occupation: Investments
Board memberships/service: Board member, Starwood Property Trust; Board member, Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Md.; Board member, Fessenden School in Newton, Mass.; Board member, the Breeders' Cup; Board member, the Thoroughbred Owners and Breeders Association; Board member, U.S. Lacrosse Foundation. Mr. Kumin is also a member of the Trust Board at Boston Children's Hospital.

NOELLE KWOK, '98
Hong Kong; Board member since 2015

Education: A.B., Harvard University
Occupation: Real Estate

WILLIAM LAVERACK JR. '75, P'14
New Canaan, Conn.; Board member since 2014

Co-Chair, SPS Education and Student Life Committee

Education: A.B., M.B.A., Harvard University
Occupation: Private Investor
Board memberships/service: National Advisory Board of DukeEngage (Co-Chair); Parents’ Committee of the University of Virginia; Leadership Council of AmeriCares; former Trustee of Choate Rosemary Hall and President of the Board of Trustees of New Canaan Country School

JOHN A. LECHNER IV, P'07,'09,'12,'15
Manchester, Mass.; Board member since 2009

Education: Harvard University
Occupation: Financial, Investments
Board memberships/service: Past President, SPS Parents Association 2009-2011; Trustee, Shore Country Day School

JANICE Y. K. LEE '90
New York, N.Y.; Board member since 2013

Vice Chair, SPS Development Committee

Education: A.B., Harvard University; M.F.A., Hunter College
Occupation: Novelist
Board memberships/service: Member, Harvard Global Advisory Council; Member, Corporation of Yaddo

VICTOR M. LOPEZ-BALBOA P'10,'14,'17,'20
New York, N.Y.; Board member since 2011

Chair, SPS Finance Committee

Education: J.D., University of Penn Law School; M.B.A., The Wharton School;
B.A., Columbia College
Occupation: Financial, Investments
Board memberships/service: Past President, SPS Parents Association 2011-13; Board of Visitors, Columbia College

PATRICIA L. "TRISHA" PATTERSON '82
Larchmont, N.Y.; Board member since 2016

Executive Vice President, SPS Alumni Association 2014-17

Education: B.A., Rollins College
Occupation: Sales, Marketing

ERIC MAXIMILLIAN RUTTENBERG '74, P'13,'15,'18
New York, N.Y.; Board member since 2014 (previous Board member from 2000-09)

Vice Chair, SPS Finance Committee

Education: B.A., Hampshire College
Occupation: Private Investor
Board memberships/Service: Co-Managing Member of the general partner of investment funds advised by Tinicum Incorporated ("Tinicum"); Director of Tinicum portfolio companies Penn Engineering & Manufacturing Corp., Doduco S.à.r.l. and Consolidated Aerospace Manufacturing L.L.C.; Current trustee of St. Bernard's School and Mount Sinai Health System.

THEODORA DELAND WALTON '74, P'17
Jacksonville, Fla.; Board member since 2014

Education: A.B., Princeton University; M.B.A., Harvard Business School
Occupation: Community Volunteer
Board memberships/Service: The Community Foundation of Northeast Florida since 2012 (Investment Committee Chair 2014); World Affairs Council of Jacksonville (Program Chair since 2010); Episcopal School of Jacksonville, 2013 (Chair, Search Committee for new head 2014); Riverside Presbyterian Day School, Jacksonville, Fla. since 2008 (Chair, Education Committee, 2009-2010)

REEVE B. WAUD '81, P'09,'12
Lake Forest, Ill.; Board member since 2009

Vice Chair, SPS Audit Committee

Education: B.A., Middlebury College; M.B.A., Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University 
Occupation: Financial, Investments
Board memberships/service: Trustee, Art Institute of Chicago; John G. Shedd Aquarium (Chair, Audit Committee; Member, Executive Committee); Economic Club of Chicago; Illinois State Police Merit Board (appointed by the Governor of Illinois and confirmed by the Senate); Northwestern Memorial HealthCare (NMHC) Finance Committee which oversees the finances of NMHC and its 7 hospitals, more than 24,000 employees and approximately $9.5 billion of assets.

WENDY CLARKE WILCOX P'17, '19
Harrington Park, N.J., Board member since 2016

Education: M.P.H., Columbia University; M.D., State University of New York; A.B., Brown University
Occupation: Medical Administration