The Hockaday School announced that Dr. Karen Warren Coleman, former Vice President for Campus and Student Life at the University of Chicago, will become the thirteenth Head of School, effective July 1, 2017.
“After a complete and exhaustive national search of outstanding candidates, we are elated to welcome Karen as our next head of school,” said search committee chair Michelle Neuhoff. “She will bring vision, inspiration, and momentum to Hockaday while holding true to the traditions of its founding.”
Dr. Coleman has previously served as an adjunct faculty member and guest lecturer for the School of Education at Loyola University. She is frequently sought as a presenter and panelist in student affairs and education for industry conferences and symposiums and has been acknowledged for her published works and expertise in the field of education.