About

School Leadership

List of 9 members.

  • Mr. David Mahler 

    Head of School
    941-554-3401
    Bio
  • Mrs. Angel Cappar 

    Chief Financial Officer
    941-554-3402
    Bio
  • Julie Bianchi 

    Head of Middle School
    941-554-5953
  • Mr. Christopher Chesley 

    Head of Upper School
    941-554-5974
    Bio
  • Ms. Kippie Crouch 

    Athletic Director / Assistant Coach, Varsity Volleyball / Assistant Coach, Varsity Girls Lacrosse
    941-554-5961
    Bio
  • Ms. L'Tanya Evans 

    Associate Head of School for Academics
    941-554-5958
  • Mrs. Tanna Horner 

    Head of Lower School
    941-554-3423
    Bio
  • Ms. Kim Metrokotsas 

    Director of Communications
    941-203-3655
  • Mrs. Laura Murphy 

    Director of Admissions/Alumni Affairs
    941-554-3404
    Bio

Board of Trustees

The Out-of-Door Academy is governed by a group of dedicated individuals who work tirelessly to ensure that all students, faculty and staff have the resources they need to be successful. In the classroom, on the stage and on the field, Out-of-Door would not be the stellar institution it is today without the leadership of our Board of Trustees, past and present.
Chair: Larry Fox
Vice Chairperson: Ashley Kozel
Secretary: Julie Luhrsen
Treasurer: Douglas Bradbury

Jamie Becker
Tony Bonacuse
Fred Cochran
Robert Crisci
Leigh Dalton '99
Ariane Dart
Mitzie Henson
Teena Humphrey
Tammy Karp
Ann Kittle
Donna Koffman
Tom Murphy
Ken Pendery
Scott Smith
Larry Thompson
Terri Vitale
David White

Emeritus:
Ron Gelbman
Gerd Petrik
Reed Savidge
Brenda Uihlein

Ex-Officio: David V. Mahler

The Out-of-Door Academy

LOWER SCHOOL |  Historic Siesta Key Campus  |  Pre-K – Grade 5
444 Reid Street, Sarasota, FL 34242  |  941-349-3223  |  Fax: 941-349-8133

MIDDLE & UPPER SCHOOLS
  |  Uihlein Campus in Lakewood Ranch  |  Grades 6 – 8 |  Grades 9 – 12
5950 Deer Drive, Sarasota, FL 34240  |  941-349-3224  |  Fax: 941-907-1251
The Out-of-Door Academy does not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color, religion, sex, age, gender, or national origin. The Out-of-Door Academy is an equal opportunity employer.

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