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Board of Trustees

Meet the Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees establishes the broad direction and policies of the school so as to realize the original mission and vision of the school’s Founder. The Board’s role is to appoint and oversee the Head of School and to strategically plan for the school’s future. Christina Seix Academy was incorporated in 2007. Today, the school has ten trustees:

Christina Seix, Emeritus & Founder

Trustee Since: 2007

Fordham University, BA Mathematics '72

State University of New York (Stony Brook), MA Mathematics ’73


Founder & President, Board of Trustees, Christina Seix Academy

Chairman Emeritus, Seix Investment Advisors LLC

Robert S. Dow, Board Chair

Trustee Since: 2007

Newark College of Engineering, BS Civil Engineering ’69

New York University, MS Civil Engineering ’70

Columbia University, MBA ’74

Business: Retired Managing Partner, Lord Abbett & Co. LLC.

Rob Connor, PhD., Secretary

Trustee Since: 2009

Morehouse College, BA History ’96

University of Pennsylvania, PhD. Policy and Management '11


Head of School, Christina Seix Academy

Former Assistant Head of School, Beaver Country Day

Lindsay Dow, Trustee

Trustee Since: 2017

Yale University, BA History ‘12
Yale School of Management, MBA ‘19

Business: Associate, Evercore Partners


Charlotte Jacobs, PhD., Trustee

Trustee Since: 2020

Columbia University, BA Psychology, Spanish Literature & Language ‘05

Lesley University, M.Ed Middle School Humanities ‘06

University of Pennsylvania Graduate School of Education, PhD Teaching,

Learning and Teacher Education ‘17


Adjunct Assistant Professor, University of Pennsylvania Graduate School of Education

and Associate Director for the Independent School Teaching Residency program (ISTR)

Rob Mooney, Trustee

Trustee Since: 2007

Franklin and Marshall College, BA History ’82

George Washington University Law School, JD ’85

Business: Managing Principal, Snowden Capital Advisors LLC

Stephen Murray, Trustee

Trustee Since: 2017

Williams College, BA French and Political Science ‘85

Harvard University, EdM & MA French Literature ‘87


Head Master, Lawrenceville School

Ruth Perry, MD., Trustee

Trustee Since:  2020

Swarthmore College, ‘78

Temple University Lewis Katz School of Medicine, Internal Medicine, ‘82

Medical School of Pennsylvania & Hospital, Residency, Internal Medicine, ‘85

Business:                       Founder, Board Member, Chief Medical Advisor, Big Heat Technologies