Peter Anderson, Head of School
Washington Latin’s Head of School is Peter Anderson. He brings more than 20 years of experience in education as a teacher, administrator and school leader. He brings a commitment to improving instruction and results for all students, fostering parent involvement, and sound stewardship of school finances. Peter holds a BA from Haverford College, a Masters in Sociology from the London School of Economics, and a Masters in Education from New York University. Peter also teaches middle school US History.
Senior Leadership Team
Mr. Neil Berment, Athletic Director
Ms. Kara Brady – 9th, 10th, & 11th Grade Director
Ms. Joelle Chall – 7th & 8th Grade Director
Ms. Kate Cromwell – Director of Development & Communications
Mr. Bob Eleby-El – Assistant Principal
Ms. Crystal Eleby-El – Director of Student Recruitment & Alumni Relations
Diana Smith, Principal
Dr. Smith came to Washington Latin in 2008 following several decades’ experience teaching and leading in both public and private schools. With a Ph.D. in English from the University of Virginia and a B.A. in Classics from Princeton University (Phi Beta Kappa), Dr. Smith is Washington Latin’s academic leader, responsible for refining and sustaining the classical curriculum and teaching model. She also teaches several classes and works directly with students on independent studies. In 2015, she was the recipient of the Washington Post Distinguished Leadership Award for her work as Principal at Washington Latin.
Senior Leadership Team (con't)
Ms. Melissa Hinton – Director of Mental Health
Ms. Geovanna Izurieta – Director of Finance
Mr. James Kelly – Assistant Principal
Ms. Crys Latham – Director of College Counseling
Mr. Carl Lyon – IT Director
Faculty & Staff
To email any of our team members, use first initial and last name. For example, Peter Anderson is PAnderson@latinpcs.org.
Grant, Anna Laura
Shannon, Marie Martine