Educational Directions: Team Member

Amy C. Richards


Head of School Search, Organizational Development, Governance

Amy most recently served as the Interim Rector (Head of School) for St. Paul’s School, NH for the 2018 – 2019 school year. This was after 14 years as head of school at Crystal Springs Uplands School, CA. Amy earned both her undergraduate and master’s degrees from the University of New Hampshire in science and mathematics. She was a member of the mathematics faculty at St. Paul’s from 1984 to 1994. After her first stint at St. Paul’s, Amy served as dean of students at Riverdale Country School, NY, and then as the head of the upper school at The Spence School, NY. She is a member of the Headmasters Association and is a former member of the board at the Ronald C. Wornick Jewish Day School, the Sea Crest School, the California Teachers Development Collaborative, the California Association of Independent Schools’ Board of Standards for Secondary Schools, and the Independent School magazine editorial board. She and her husband Frank live in Portland, OR.
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