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Board of Trustees

Wooster has established itself as a school for the modern era.  Our Board of Directors is a dedicated team of alumni, past parents, current parents, and community members who support our purpose to prepare young people for fulfillment, happiness, and success in life through the rigorous and healthy development of intellect, conscience, body, and spirit.


President: Allen Purkiss P '21, '23, '25 - Founder, Purkiss Capital
Vice-President: Jennifer Wadehra P '19, '21
Treasurer: Chip Fortson P '20, '22
Asst. Treasurer: Andrew Greeley P '20, '22- Portfolio Manager, Additive Advisory and Capital LLC
Secretary: Carlos Aspillaga P '22, '25 - Executive Director, J.P. Morgan


Kimberly Bishop P '23
Caroline Breen P '20, '22, '23
Carroll W. Brewster - President Emeritus, Hobart and William Smith Colleges
Michelle Gosh - Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum, Instruction and Assessment, Brewster Central School District
James Heneghan P '17, '18, '22 - Partner, Portfolio Manager, OTA Financial Group
Richard Jones P '22 - Vice President, State Affairs, The Guardian Life Insurance Company of America
Wendy Lipp P '21, '23
Neil Marcus '65 - Attorney, Cohen and Wolf P.C.
Simon Porter P '25, '22, '29 - Managing Director, First Manhattan Company
Mark Schneider '77 - Senior Counsel, Sidley Austin LLP
Shelika Tate P '21, '25
Andrew Wood P '24, '26 - Senior Vice President and Group Chief Information Officer, Wilton Re
Jay Young '64, P'04, '08

Ex-Officio Members:

Matt Byrnes P '17, '19, '24 - Head of School