FRYEBURG, Maine - Erin Mayo of Dallas, Texas has been selected as the new head of school for Fryeburg Academy, the school's board of trustees announced today.
"It is with great enthusiasm that we welcome Ms. Mayo to the Fryeburg Academy family," said AO Pike, president of the board. "Her passion for education and extensive experience in the independent school culture made her the unanimous choice of the search committee."
Mayo is currently the assistant head of school for Academics at the Episcopal School of Dallas, one of the top coeducational college preparatory institutions in the nation. She will officially join Fryeburg Academy July 1, 2013.
With more than 20 years of experience in education, Mayo has been involved in all aspects of independent school operations, from curriculum development, faculty recruitment, and strategic development to budgeting, major capital campaigns, and student life.