Head of School Search


After 34 years as the Headmaster of St. George's Episcopal School, Dr. Rob Eichberger announced on May 1, 2017 his intention to retire after the 2017-2018 academic year. His complete announcement along with Chairman of the Board Greg Schafer's remarks can be viewed below:

A Message from the Headmaster   |   A Message from the Chairman of the Board


Search Firm and Search Committee


The Executive Committee of the St. George's Board of Trustees has selected Resource Group 175 to assist with the St. George's head of school search. Linda Gibbs and Doreen Oleson are the consultants who will guide us through the transition. Ms. Gibbs and Dr. Oleson have served in a variety of teaching and administrative positions at independent schools - including as heads of school. During the next few months, there will be opportunities for parents and faculty to be involved in the search.

The St. George's Head of School Search Committee will facilitate the search alongside Resource Group 175. The committee members are listed below. Please check this page for updates during the upcoming months as the search progresses.

Alex Breckinridge '95, Committee Chair
Tamara Claverie
Sue Gilly 
George Denegre, Jr.
Leon Nowalsky
The Very Rev. Richard EasterlingShaun Rafferty
Ava FontenotT. Gregory Schafer


Search Updates


May 23, 2017: An Update from the Chairman of the Board
June 27, 2017: Position Statement on the Head of School Search from Resource Group 175