Gerald A. Larson, EdD, MBA
Head of School Search
Jerry Larson began his independent school career at Phillips Exeter Academy, NH, and after time at the collegiate level, went to Tabor Academy, MA, where he wore a number of administrative hats in addition to being a faculty member and coach — Residential Dean, Development Officer, Director of Athletics. He headed Cheshire Academy, CT, a coed boarding/day school, during two different periods. His accomplishments included: refining the school's mission and program to be student centered, enhancing the physical facilities and increasing enrollment by more than 40%.
Jerry earned his B.S. from the University of New Hampshire, his M.B.A. from New Hampshire College and his Ed.D. from Boston University. He continually avails himself of opportunities to further his knowledge about leadership and organizational systems and is accredited by Hay Group Consulting, Case Western Reserve University's Weatherhead School of Management, The Hudson Institute of Santa Barbara, Linkage, Inc., Multi-Health Systems, Inc. and Vistage International, Inc.
Interested in broadening his educational experience into the international sector, Jerry spent two years as Director of Education & Student Care for ASPIRE Academy for Sports Excellence in Doha, Qatar.