Meet Our Team
Director of International Studies
E-mail | (704) 943-4566
David joined Country Day in August 2013 from the American School of Paris, where he served for eight years as a middle and upper school social studies teacher. While in Paris, he organized academic and service trips to India, South Africa, China, Mexico, Japan, the United States, and throughout Europe. Prior to this, David taught at Shackleton School, an experiential-based high school in Massachusetts and served as an ESL teacher in Ketsoprony, Hungary, and Linyi, China. A world traveler, David has visited 97 countries and 43 states. He earned his bachelor's of arts in history and leadership studies from the University of Richmond and his master’s in education from Harvard University.
International Studies Administrative Assistant
E-mail | (704) 943-4565
Nancy joined the International Studies team in November 1994. Nancy enjoys working with all the students she encounters at Country Day. She especially enjoys seeing students grow as a result of reaching out to experience international opportunities.
Service Learning and Sister School Exchange Coordinator
E-mail | (704) 943-4902
Jessica joined the International Studies team in 2012. Having taught French at Country Day for seven years, Jessica has a passion for all things international. Her work in the International Studies Office includes developing and leading the Canadian Sister School program from its inception. Jessica holds a BA in French from Furman University and an MA in French Literature and Language from Boston College. Most recently she was awarded two Fulbright Hays grants, which deepened her understanding of diverse cultures in Cyprus and Morocco.