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
San Francisco, Calif.; Board member since 2016

Education: J.D., Georgetown University; A.B., Harvard University
Occupation: Commercial Counsel
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. from Middlebury in 1985 and an M.B.A. from Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management in 1989
Occupation: Founder and Managing Partner of Waud Capital Partners, a Chicago-based private equity firm with approximately $2.1 billion of assets under management. Over his thirty years in private equity he has acquired more than 250 companies.
Board memberships/service: Serves on the Board of Directors of Northwestern Memorial Foundation and is a member of the Northwestern Memorial HealthCare’s Finance Committee and serves on the Finance Committee of the Art Institute of Chicago. He is a member of the Executive Committee and Chairman of the Audit and Finance Committee of the John G. Shedd Aquarium and serves on the Executive Committee and is First Vice Chair of the Economic Club of Chicago. He is a Member of the Commonwealth Club of Chicago and the Chicago Crime Commission. Mr. Waud serves as Chairman of the Illinois State Police Merit Board which has oversight responsibility for the State Police. He was appointed by the Governor of Illinois and confirmed by the Senate.

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