Alumnae Leadership

There are many ways to get involved and stay connected with your alma mater. Listed below are our three alumnae boards. If you are interested in serving on any of these boards, please contact Alumnae Director Scottie Coombs, or 615-346-0090.

Alumnae Association Board

Alumnae Association Board

The purpose of the Alumnae Association is to promote the welfare of the school among its alumnae, and to further advance interest, participation and support among members of the organization. The purpose of the Board is to promote alumnae engagement by actively developing and sustaining strategies that connect alumnae to Harpeth Hall and to promote philanthropy among alumnae. The Board meets every other month throughout the school year.


Meredith McDonald Stewart 1996

Julie Riven Dretler 1989

Jean Ellen Waugh Spengler 1992

Career Day Co-Chairs
Leigh Fitts 1991
Mary Lindley Carswell 2005

Networking Coordinator
Jennie Stevens Witherspoon 1994
Megan Casey 2000

Decade Representatives
Lattie Noel Brown 1961
Mary Hawkins 1976
Elizabeth Thomas Trabue 1987
Anne Blaufuss 1990
Diana Wallace 2006
Tori Dickerson 2012

Past President
Noni Nielsen 1990

National Advisory Council

National Advisory Council

The council is comprised of approximately 25-30 alumnae living in communities throughout the United States and abroad. The council provides counsel and support to the Head of School and to the Board of Trustees, and meets on the Harpeth Hall campus twice annually. Key initiatives of the council include Upper School Career Day, Spirit of Service Award, and networking through Career Connections.


Ashton Alexander ’04

New York, NY

Dwyla Beard '98
New York, NY

Lauren Marler Chewning ’94
Great Falls, VA

Elizabeth Collins ’72
Lincoln, MA

Jennifer Corbett ’90
Austin, TX

Nina Brown de Clerq '86
San Francisco, CA

Raleigh Anne Blank Gray ’03
Charlotte, NC

Adrienne Thomas Lamar ’03
Atlanta, GA

Frances Lewis ’01
Santa Monica, CA

Anne Elizabeth McIntosh ’96
Nashville, TN

Kimberly Hogg Massey ’04
Atlanta, GA

Marla Mazer '96
Toronto, ON

Ryan McLaughlin ’05
Greenville, SC

Marcie Allen Van Mol ’92
New York, NY

Sabin Nettles ’09
St. Louis, MO

Reed Harrison Nirula ’00
New Delhi, INDIA

Catherine Ramsey Schulte ’08
Chicago, IL

Alison Smith ’79
New York, NY

Morgan Stengel ’05
Nashville, TN

Holly Sears Sullivan '90
Rockville, MD

Mary Southwood Surber ’94
Missoula, MT

English Taylor ’07
Chicago, IL

Natasha Taylor ’92
New York, NY

Anne Hancock Toomey ’97
Nashville, TN

Ellen Maguire Vick ’89
Durham, NC

Sarah Oliver Warburton ’95
Birmingham, AL

Katherine Wray ’95
Washington, D.C.




Head's Young Alumnae Council

Head's Young Alumnae Council

The mission of the council is to promote awareness of the Harpeth Hall School in the Nashville area community, to encourage recent graduates to reconnect with the school, and to counsel the school on important matters of interest. The council meets quarterly during the school year; twice in the fall and twice in the spring.

Amy Scruggs Adams ’01

Rachel Price Apple ’03
Bahar Azhdari '00
Paige Watson Bacon ’06
Caroline Hale Berberich '05
Sara Mason Bovender ’99
Elizabeth Bradbury ’04
Katie Koban Braddy ’00
Michelle Gaskin Brown '01
Anna Gernert Carr ’05
Grace Clayton ’01
Kelly Diehl '05
Aline Dushimire '09
Hays Brandon Estes ’03
Sara Morris Garner ’03
Ann Francis Garvey '09
Amy Warner Greathouse ’02
Aly Armistead Greer ’05
Audrey Ball Guest '02
Ellen Green Hoffman ’04 – Co-Chair
Ruth Huggins ’00
Lindsay Jacques Irving ’06
Cassie McConnell Kelley ’01



Claire Nuismer ’06
Julie Cato Marshall ’01
Carey Floyd McDonald ’01
Amanda Norman McGuire ’00
Campbell Mobley '11
Rebecca Barden Newman ’07
Ann Ralls Niewold ’08
Mary D. Bartoe Oldacre ’02 – Co-Chair
Dede Nesbitt Palmer '06
Lana Sorin Pargh ’03
Tallu Schuyler Quinn ’98
Heidi Richardson ’02
Brooke Bloom Riebeling ’05
Hayley Phipps Robinson ’04
Lyndsey Johnson Rollins ’03
Mary Daniel Smith ’10
Abby Sinks Spaulding ’03
Laurie Spradley '07
Jacqueline Thompson Towery ’00
Diane Uwamahoro '07
Marianna Weaver '10
Neel Webb Young ’02