WELCOME: De Shan Alexis Lett, Park Day's incoming Middle School Director!
Born in Detroit, De Shan has worked in public, charter and independent schools for over fifteen years. She comes to Park Day from the Washington D.C. Area with experience as a Teacher, Learning Specialist, Diversity and Inclusion Lead, Director of Academic Support and, most recently, Interim Head of the Middle School at Burgundy Farm Country Day School in Alexandria, Virginia.
Head of School, Roel Mason-Vivit said, "I was particularly drawn to De Shan because I believe she will bring her skills as an educator; her experience using research to make informed decisions to support student learning and growth; and her passion for inclusion and social justice to Park Day School in ways that will help our school thrive."
We look forward to De Shan's arival to the Bay Area over the summer, and her start at Park Day in August, 2018.