Currently a resident of both Florida and New Jersey, Dr. Byer’s professional resume reflects his integration into and relationships with multiple independent schools in both states.
Dennis M. Campbell is an educator, theologian, author, and consultant. Prior to his appointment as dean, he was professor and college and university administrator.
The Rev. Peter Gunn Cheney has extensive training and experience in mediation and conflict resolution. He has been in the fields of education and ministry for 42 years.
As a former college dean and professor, a think tank president, and an independent school headmaster, John brings a broad view to the challenges of managing and leading independent schools.
In his forty-two years in independent schools, Dave has served as a Head of School, Interim Head of School, Assistant Head, and Head of Upper School.
With his retirement in 2012, David Dougherty completed 44 years of service in independent schools, and now looks forward to serving the next generation of school leaders as an executive coach.
Kay Dougherty retired in 2012, after completing forty-six years of teaching and service in public and independent (both boarding and day) schools.
Karen Drawz is a professional in the field of education with extensive experience in school administration and educational leadership.
In 1988, Mary and several colleagues founded The Education Group, an independent school search, placement, and consulting firm.
Over his 42-year career, Bob has served in a number of roles, most recently as head of school for St. Stephen’s Episcopal School in Austin, Texas.
With a background spanning 46 years in education, the last 28 in independent schools, Susan brings a wealth of experience in education and knowledge of independent school management.
Allison has been affiliated with The Education Group since 1994. Her beginnings at the firm encompassed teacher recruitment and placement.
Harry V. McKay, Jr. brings forty-plus years’ wealth of educational leadership and professional experience,both in the United States and internationally.
Marci McLean is a parent, volunteer, board member and an administrator based in Dallas Texas. Prior to joining Parish Episcopal School, Marci was a practicing attorney spending the majority of her career as Assistant General Counsel for S & A Restaurant Corp.
A graduate of Girls' Preparatory School in Chattanooga, Carolyn received her BS degree from the University of Tennessee in Knoxville and her MEd from Harvard University Graduate School of Education.
Michael is a retired educator with 40 years of experience, including 24 years as a Head of School, most recently 14 years at Seattle Country Day School (2004-2018).
Lucy Collins Nazro has spent her life as an educator and administrator. She is a graduate of the University of Texas.
Hired to the team at The Education Group in 2006 by co-founder and long-term president Mary E. Kesler, Katherine is deeply immersed in the mission and vision of the firm.
Bob Veto has had a career of nearly 45 years in education, most of it in independent schools.