Meet the Head of School

Head of School Jonathan Eades

Jonathan Eades was appointed Saint Mary’s Hall head of school in 2011, after serving as assistant head of school/head of Upper School. Since joining SMH in 2007, Jonathan has provided hands-on leadership in the classroom by co-teaching an Upper School class (Film as Literature: Vietnam), and serving as a student advisor.

Jonathan began his education at Ft. Worth Country Day where he earned his high school diploma. Jonathan went on to earn a Bachelor of Arts in History with honors from Williams College in Massachusetts, and a Master of Arts in Education from Columbia University.

Prior to joining Saint Mary's Hall, Jonathan was head of Upper School at Wichita Collegiate School in Kansas, as well as history teacher and coach at The Harley School in Rochester, New York, and at Episcopal High School in Houston, where he also served as dean of students.

Leadership Team

Saint Mary's Hall is blessed to have a leadership team made up of top-notch administrators at the leading edge of their fields.

Victoria Bates

Chief Financial Officer

Sam Hamilton

Head of Middle School/Dean of Academics

Camilla Hannah

Head of Community Engagement

Michael Harriman

Chief Technology Officer

Julie Hellmund

Head of Admission and Enrollment Management

Brent Spicer

Head of Upper School

Khristi Bates

Head of Lower School

2019-2020 Board of Trustees

The Saint Mary’s Hall Board of Trustees sets and monitors the mission of the school, hires and supports the head of school, monitors fiduciary matters, and establishes the policies for the operation of the school.


Mr. Curtis T. Vaughan III
Mr. Ricardo R. Reyna
Vice Chair
Mrs. Kathleen LeFlore
Immediate Past Chair
Mr. Omar G. Alvarez
Mr. Edward H. Austin, Jr.
Trustee Emeritus
Dr. Muralidhar Beerham
Mr. Kenneth Bethune '01

Alumni Advisory Council President
Mrs. Elise R. Boyan
Mrs. Carla Alvarez Brozovich '01
Assistant Secretary
Dr. Ronald K. Calgaard
Trustee Emeritus
Mr. Antonio B. Cruz III
Mrs. Katherine
E. David '96

Mr. Scott Harris
Mr. Ronald J. Herrmann
Trustee Emeritus
Mrs. Karen J. Hixon
Trustee Emerita
Mr. David N. Kelleher
Mr. James T. Kniestedt
Mrs. Aimee Jeffers Locke '89

Mrs. Connie McCombs McNab
Trustee Emerita
Mrs. Whitney Solcher Miller '97 Assistant Secretary
Mr. Christopher J. Pettit
Mrs. Emilie H. Petty '01

Dr. Benjamin E. Tubb
Mr. Jeffrey M. Vance '87
Mrs. Karen Lee Zachry
Mrs. Allison Zeller