Board of Trustees

The Wheeler School Board of Trustees was formed as a bequest of School founder Mary C. Wheeler upon her death in 1920. The Board has as its mission to provide a safe and caring environment that fosters respect, integrity, individuality, and excellence at The Wheeler School.

Standing committees of the Board include Board Learning; Buildings & Grounds; Committee on Trustees; Enrollment, Recruitment & Public Relations; Executive; Finance; Hamilton, and Advancement.

Board of Trustees 2020-21

Alisia St. Florian ’86, President (401.421.8100)
James H. Kase, Vice President
Ken Volpe, Treasurer
Kathy Wilson, Assistant Treasurer
Abbot Stranahan, Secretary
Laurie P. Flynn, Assistant Secretary
Konique Ballah ’98
Daniel Becker
Jenn Cookke
Stuart Feldman
Matthew Finkelstein
Sergio Gonzalez
Allison Gaines Pell, Head of School
Peyton Gibson
Vanessa Ward Krex
Carla Petrocelli
Peter Pizzarello ’92, President, Wheeler Alumni Association
Shankar Prasad
Glenn Prescod
William C. Prescott, Jr., Head Emeritus
Judith Dickstein Remondi
Stephen Rosa
Kenneth Shimberg
Russell Shippee
Sandra Smith
Rebecca Spencer
Mete Tunca
Anne Wert, President, Parents Association

Members of the 2019-20 Wheeler Board of Trustees
Members of the Board of Trustees at The Wheeler School. Not pictured: Konique Ballah ’98, Daniel Becker, James Kase, and Ken Volpe. (A photo of the 2020-21 Board will be taken at the first meeting this fall.)

Member Portal

Members of the Wheeler School Board of Trustees have a secure web portal under their GROUPS section of the website. Please log in at the link above or below to find it.  If you have any trouble with your login credentials, contact Natasha Ramirez, the Head of School’s Executive Assistant, who is the administrative liaison for the Board of Trustees.