Ms. Evans holds an M.A. in Liberal Studies from Northwestern University and a B.A. in English and Communications from Chatham University. She brings a wealth of experience in school leadership; English, visual and performing arts instruction; and effective pedagogy to this role. She joined APT after 16 years at The Out-of-Door Academy in Sarasota, where she had been Associate Head of School for Academic Affairs since 2016 with supervision over all 12 Department Heads, the Directors of Middle and Upper School Academic Services, and had dotted line supervision over all three Division Directors and their Assistant Heads. In prior years, Ms. Evans served as Academic Dean and Head of Visual and Performing Arts, Dean of Students, and Head of the English Department. She is honored and delighted to serve as our Head of School and shares our sense of mission. She believes ours is powerful and impactful.