Girls Preparatory School has named Dr. Susan R. Groesbeck as Interim Head of School for the 2013-2014 school year.
Groesbeck has had a 41-year career in education. Currently the Head of School/Principal of Havergal College in Toronto, Ontario, Groesbeck's former appointments include Head of School at both Hilton Head Preparatory School and Holy Innocents' Episcopal School in Atlanta.
"We are thrilled to welcome Sue to GPS and to Chattanooga," Nini Davenport, Chairman of the GPS Board of Trustees, said in a news release. "She is an extraordinary leader whose career reflects her passion for helping students develop a lifelong love of learning."
Groesbeck graduated Phi Beta Kappa from Skidmore College and received both her master's and doctoral degrees from the University of Rochester.