Fall 2020 Opening of School Information for Phillips Academy Families

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Susan Esty Pā€™22

ā€œI see my role as a bridge between different groups and a partner with lots of different people.ā€

Susan has experience as a school counselor, teacher, and administrator. She spent 12 years at Pingree School, where she ran the advising & counseling programs, chaired the student support team, co-led the multicultural coalition, and collaborated on the development of wellness and character education curricula. She also taught a senior elective in psychology. Susan has a Bachelor's degree in English from Amherst College, a master's degree in Applied Child Development from Tufts University, and a Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology from Boston College. She trained in Cambridge, MA, and Albuquerque, NM, and has a special interest in adolescent development and cultural competency. Susan lives on campus, where she is a teacher, house counselor, and director of our Empathy, Balance, & Inclusion program. She enjoys spending time with her family, being a soccer mom, going to the beach, and walking the family dog, Linus.

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