Stimulate the Base: Bucking K-8 enrollment headwinds [Ep.60]

Join us for a conversation with Amy Jolly. Amy is the Head of School at Applewild School in Massachusetts. 

Before taking the headship at Applewild, Amy was at Shady Hill School and Fenn School both in the greater Boston area. Amy has been on the podcast before back in episode 19 when she talked about her work leading Maine Girls Academy as that school ultimately decided to close its doors.




About the Author

Peter Baron and Hans Mundahl

Peter Baron is EMA's chief member relations officer, responsible for the creation and oversight of our external programs as well as our membership promise. He oversees marketing and communications, member recruitment and retention, and outreach functions, as well as leadership training programs, research, and other related strategic initiatives. With a career spent in product development, sales, relationship development, and marketing, Peter's success has been built on listening to schools' and families' needs. Hans Mundahl is EMA's director of professional development and has been an educator since 1995, when he first stepped into the classroom as a Fulbright exchange teacher in the former East Germany. Since then, Hans has taught in a variety of settings, including as an Outward Bound instructor, classroom teacher, house parent, and in higher ed. Hans has served in just about every role possible in an independent school including as an admission officer, program leader, trustee, and head of school.

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