Administration & Board of Trustees
Bill KuhnInterim Head of School
Bill has been a valued member of the Birch Wathen Lenox faculty and administration for the past 9 years, serving as an Upper School classroom teacher and Associate Dean of Students. Prior to joining BWL, Bill worked in investment banking and capital markets and attended Columbia Business School. He received a Masters in Education at Hunter College, specializing in both adolescent education and special education. With his unique blend of education experience and business acumen, Bill will serve the BWL community well as a leader during this exciting era of new opportunities for the School.
Janine KarbonAssociate Head of School and Director of Development
Janine brings more than 30 years of experience in teaching and school administration to the BWL community. She began her career as a BWL Lower School teacher and has been an administrator for the past 20 years. Janine earned a Bachelor degree in Secondary Education from SUNY Geneseo and a Masters in Education from Bank Street College. With her background in education and years of experience in administration, Janine expertly leads the school in its daily operations, event coordination and development.