The Tools You Need to Become An Effective Head of School [Podcast Ep.11]

September 11, 2018 Peter Baron and Hans Mundahl

In this episode we talk with John Farber, managing director at RG175, about the tools enrollment managers should learn about and consider implementing in order to make the climb to headship.

Released September 11, 2018

In this episode, we sat down with John Farber, managing director at RG175, to discuss a range of topics, including his experience managing a search firm that's committed to cultivating independent school leaders, and insights on what aspiring heads must have to advance on the path to school leadership.

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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