Hackley is excited to partner with Resource Group 175 (www.rg175.com
), an executive search firm specializing in independent school placements. Our lead search partners from the group are Tom Hudnut and Bodie Brizendine. In addition to being recognized experts in the field of educational leadership, Bodie and Tom have a deep understanding of independent schools and strong knowledge and personal relationships with school leaders throughout the country. Both also have extensive experience as former school heads and serve as leaders of professional organizations and accreditation visit committees. Well-respected both professionally and personally, we are confident that they will help us identify the best candidates for our next head of school.
– Bodie joined RG175 after 15 years as Head of The Spence School in New York, preceded by 11 years as Head of Marin Academy in California. Prior to that she held teaching and administrative positions at San Francisco University High School and Bryn Mawr School in Baltimore. She has served as an officer of numerous national and regional educational organizations including School Year Abroad, A Better Chance, the New York Association of Independent Schools, and was President of The Country Day School Headmasters Association. Throughout her career she always kept one foot in the classroom as an English teacher.
Bodie can be reached at email@example.comTom Hudnut
– Tom is the senior member of RG175, having completed more than 45 Head of School searches during his decade as a consultant. He was a Head himself for 36 years, the final 26 at Harvard-Westlake School in Los Angeles. He served on numerous boards including ones in health care, higher education, music, and civic engagement. He was President of both the Country Day School Headmasters Association and The Headmasters Association in addition to chairing the boards of Semester at Sea and The Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation.
Tom can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org
To read the position description for Hackley’s next Head of School, please click here