NBOA Leadership Academy: 2021-22 Cohort

Lead Faculty

Jeff Shields

Jeffrey Shields, FASAE, CAE

President and CEO
National Business Officers Association
Washington, DC

Patrick Schuermann

Patrick Schuermann, Ed.D.

Faculty and Program Director
Vanderbilt University, Peabody College
Nashville, TN

Program Mentors

Frank Aloise

Frank V. Aloise, Jr.

Chief Financial Officer
Springside Chestnut Hill Academy (PA)

Palmer Ball

Palmer Ball

Assistant to the Head for Finance and Strategic Planning
St. Joseph's Catholic School (SC)

Tracey Fudge

Tracey Fudge

Director of Finance and Operations
Holton-Arms School (MD)

Cindy Stadulis

Cindy F. Stadulis

Chief Financial & Operations Officer
St. Stephen's Episcopal School (TX)

Program Participants

Geoffrey Bennett

Pam Andrews

Chief Financial and Operating Officer
St. Paul's Episcopal School (AL)

Shawn Arrington

Shawn Arrington

Chief Information Officer
Baylor School (TN)

Melody Batson

Melody Batson

Controller and Director of Finance
Mercersburg Academy (PA)

Vanessa Calderon

Vanessa Calderon

General Accounting and Internal Control Manager
La Jolla Country Day School (CA)

Taryn Clatanoff

Taryn Clatanoff

Vice President of Finance
Skutt Catholic High School (NE)

Pete Cotier

Pete Cotier

Associate Head of School for Operations
Canterbury School (CT)

Gerry Delgado

Gerry Delgado

Chief Operating Officer
Parker School (HI)

Susan Downing

Susan Downing

Director of Finance
North Shore Country Day School (IL)

Hazel Estrella

Hazel Estrella

Director of Finance and Operations
Soundview School (WA)

Megan Jurick

Megan Jurick

Director of Finance
Savannah Christian Preparatory School (GA)

Sherry Krebsbach

Sherry Krebsbach

Executive Director of Finance and Facilities
Saint John's Preparatory School (MN)

Deborah Lennon

Deborah Lennon

Director of Business Services
The Williston Northampton School (MA)

Greg Miles

Greg Miles

Chief Financial Officer
Waterford School (UT)

Matthew Piechota

Matthew Piechota

Chief Financial Officer
Cheshire Academy (CT)

Jane Segale

Jane Segale

Chief Financial Officer
Walnut Hill School for the Arts (MA)

Angie Thompson

Angie Thompson

Director of Finance and Accounting
Nansemond-Suffolk Academy (VA)

Patricia Walcutt

Patricia Walcutt

Controller
Saint Ignatius High School (OH)

Melissa Woodin

Melissa Woodin

Controller
The Hotchkiss School (CT)

Marsha Yuan

Marsha Yuan

Director of Finance
Dalton School (NY)

Program Directors

Jennifer Hillen

Jennifer Osland Hillen, CPA, CGMA

Chief Learning Officer
National Business Officers Association
jennifer.hillen@nboa.org
202-899-3086

James Palmieri

James Palmieri, Ed.D.

Executive Vice President
National Business Officers Association
james.palmieri@nboa.org
202-407-7144