Dean of School is Kevin Hughes.
Kevin has been at KWS since 1985. He has been a class teacher, visual arts and art history teacher for middle school and high school, and high school class advisor. In the past he played many roles in the school’s administration and governance from serving terms as a member of the Board, and chairing various administrative and governance committees. Kevin is one of the original
members of the Governing Team and was selected as Dean of School in 2013. He is an alumni parent, as
Governing Team Members are Kevin Hughes, John Holmes, Ona Wetherall and Deb Merroth-Ahola
John Holmes has been a Eurythmy teacher at Kimberton since 1995. John has been a long-standing member of the
Child Care Committee, and has been a Lower School Core Team member. John was selected to join the Governing Team in 2013. He is an alumni parent. Ona is a lead teacher in our Early Childhood program and is a Lower School Core Team Member. She has been here at KWS since 2014. Deb Merroth-Ahola has a long association with Kimberton. She is an alumni parent, and was a member of the Board of Trustees for many years, and served Board chair. She is Kimberton’s academic support coordinator and has been the High School Core Team Leader and a Governing Team member since 2013. Kevin Hughes chairs the Governing Team.
Upper School Core Team members:
Deb Merroth-Ahola (core team leader), Elisabeth Burgess, & Hezi Haut
Elisabeth Burgess has been teaching German at Kimberton since 2006. She is also Kimberton’s international student coordinator. Hezi Haut has been teaching Physics and Mathematics at Kimberton since 2005. Deb Merroth-Ahola is the Upper School Core Team Leader.
Lower School Core Team members:
John Holmes (core team leader), Matthias Fuell, Anna Hoffman, Karen Hite, & Ona Wetherall
Ona Wetherall has been teaching in Kimberton’s Rosebud Early Childhood program since 2014 and is a current parent. Karen Hite has been a class teacher at Kimberton since 2012. Before that she worked at KWS as an academic support coordinator, music teacher and accompanist. She chairs the Care Circle committee which works on social inclusion topics, and is an alumni parent. Anna teaches handwork, has been part of the faculty since 2016, and is a KWS parent. Matthias joined KWS in 2017 and is a class teacher. John Holmes is the Lower School Core Team Leader.
Board of Trustees Members:
Bill Wiedmann (Chair), Current Parent
Meredith Mitchell McAloon (Secretary), Alumna
Neil Sicherman (Treasurer),