Adjunct Faculty

"I am pleased to announce the first adjunct faculty for WCDS.  This impressive group of individuals with spectacular career success have agreed to give seminars, teach short term courses, and serve as mentors to WCDS upper school students.  This program is another example of WCDS' innovation and leadership in k-12 education."

Head of School:  Jessica LIndstrom

Program Director:  Suzanne Zylonis

CAROLINE ANSTEY, PhD

Senior Advisor, InterAmerica Development Bank; Senior Advisor, World Economic Forum; Former Managing Director, World Bank

CHARLES T. AKRE, JR.

CEO & CIO, Akre Capital Management

JOHN BEARDSLEY, PhD

Author, Director, Dumbarton Oaks; Professor, Harvard

JOHN BOURGEOIS, COL, USMC Ret

25th Director “The President’s Own”, United States Marine Band spanning nine presidential administrations from Eisenhower to Clinton

JAMES DALE, III, DO

Physician, Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine

FELIPE DOMINGUEZ

Organist, MM Brigham Young University, Catholic University, PhD

GUS EDWARDS

Executive VP, NSSGA; VP, The Jefferson Group; US Department Assistant Secretary Commerce for NOAA; Chief of Staff to Member of US House and US Senator

RANDALL FORT

Director of Strategic Growth, Raytheon; Former Assistant Secretary of State for Intelligence and Research

JOSEPH H. GALE

US Tax Court Judge, Princeton, UVA Law

MIMI GINSBERG

Doctoral Candidate in Art History at U of M; Co-author monograph on Abraham Manievich

LOUISE CAIRE CLARK GODDARD

Actress, starred in "Harry and Louise" advertisements

RON GOODMAN, Phd

Former DC Managing Partner Foley Hoag; expert International Law and Arbitration; former lawyer for President Nelson Mandela; Princeton, PhD

KATHLEEN GROVE

Assistant Superintendent, Arlington County Schools; Board of Directors, RappU; Former HOS, WCDS

HAL HUNTER, PhD

Experimental Psychology, Washington State University

JAMES LARNER, MD

Chairman, Radiation Oncology, UVA Med

PAUL LARNER

CFO, Smith Commercial Realty; CAO, Vornado (NYSE VNO); UVA Law

TIM LINDSTROM

Conservation Easement Lawyer

PETER LUKE

Former Virginia Commonwealth Attorney; UVA Law

DIETLINDE TURBAN-MAAZEL

Actress, Co-founder and CEO Castleton Festival with her late husband, Maestro Lorin Maazel

UMA MARQUES

Assistant Director, Enterprise Systems, Department of Information Technology at Loudoun County Government

CLIFFORD MUMM

Chem Engineer;  Bechtel Partner in charge of Iraq Reconstruction

TIM NOLAN

Former CIA Intelligence Officer

THOMAS PAPKE

Physical Therapist; Owner/Founder Capitol Metro Physical Therapy

NELL PAYNE

Director, Smithsonian Institution; Former Chief Counsel for the Budget Committee

JAMES PICKUP

General Counsel, Aspen Institute; President and CEO MEII; Georgetown Law

ED RABEL

NBC Emmy Award Winning Broadcast Journalist, Cuba expert

STEPHANIE RIDDER

Civil Rights Attorney; Harvard; UVA Law

NAN BUTLER ROBERTS

RCHS Graduate, having attend the Rosenwald School in Castleton; Speaker, Author and Musician; MA GWU

GREG RUSHFORD

Editor & Publisher of The Rushford Report, specializing in the politics of international trade and national security

ELIZABETH SCOVILLE, PhD

Fulbright Scholar; Structural Engineer

PAUL SMITH

Argued 21 Cases US Supreme Court; Yale Law; Trustee, Amherst College

PAUL TETREAULT

Director, Ford's Theatre;  MA, Brooklyn College

JEFFREY TRANDAHL

CEO National Fish and Wildlife Foundation; Former Clerk of the US House of Representatives 

CHERI WOODARD

CEO, Cheri Woodard Realty; President, Faith Mountain Company