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Head of School Search Update -
March 28, 2018

Dear TJ Parents, Students, Faculty, Staff, and Friends,

As a result of a tragedy in his family, TJ Interim Head of School Pat McInerney has informed the TJ Board that he needs to return to Maine at the end of June and will be unable to continue through the next academic year (2018-19).

Pat will continue as Interim Head for the balance of this academic year. We are pleased to announce that Laura McDonald, current teacher and former Head of School, has agreed to assume the role of Interim Head for the next (2018-2019) academic year.

Please join us in welcoming Laura to her new role. The Board will continue its current Head of School search process as planned.

We are deeply saddened by Pat’s loss and are very grateful for his outstanding leadership of TJ this year. Our sympathies and
prayers go out to Pat and his family during this difficult time.


Debra Humphreys,
Chair, TJ's Board of Trustees




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