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Tim Lear, the Fourth Graduate to Become Head of School

Tim Lear, the Fourth Graduate to Become Head of School

Over the course of Pingry's 161-year history, which now includes 17 Heads of School, four alumni have ascended to the top position (the first three served consecutively for a total of 26 years): Charlie Atwater '31 (1961-1970), Scotty Cunningham '38 (1970-1980), David Wilson '59 (1980-1987), and Tim Lear '92, who assumed the role in July 2022. Here are photos of all four graduates, from their senior yearbooks as well as their time as Head of School.