Click on a name below to read more about Bridgton Academy’s staff.

tatwood@bridgtonacademy.org
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Tim has been with Bridgton Academy since arriving as an intern in the fall of 2009.

taustin@bridgtonacademy.org
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Tom Austin is a legend of the Bridgton Academy community, having began his career in Bridgton in 1965.

mburgess@bridgtonacademy.org
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Matt Burgess, Bridgton Academy Class of 1988, has been a mainstay of the Bridgton community for over a decade.

bchagrasulis@bridgtonacademy.org
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Beth Chagrasulis has been Bridgton Academy’s resident forensics and biochemistry wizard since she arrived in the fall of 2010.

kcole@bridgtonacademy.org
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Karen Cole has been with Bridgton Academy since 2013, when she joined the staff as a teacher and college counselor.

scole@bridgtonacademy.org
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Sven Cole has literally grown up on the Bridgton Academy campus; his mother, the legendary Susan Cole, and mother, Betty Dyer, create an unbroken line at the Academy since the early 1960s. After a career in the skiing and marketing industries, Sven came to Bridgton Academy in 2008 as Director of Marketing and Communications, and has been the Assistant Head of School since 2013. MORE

mcross@bridgtonacademy.org
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Michelle has been with Bridgton Academy for nearly a decade, working within the Development and Institutional Advancement offices and also directly with students as an advisor.

jdaley@bridgtonacademy.org
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If there is a position at Bridgton Academy, chances are Joe Daley ’77 has held it. From Dean of Students, Dorm Director, Classroom Teacher, Hockey Coach, Lacrosse Coach, Football Coach, you name it – Joe Daley has been an institution at Bridgton Academy since his graduation from Colby College.

pdaley@bridgtonacademy.org
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Pat Daley ’09 is following in his father, Joe Daley ’77’s, footsteps as a jack-of-all-trades at Bridgton Academy.

cdoughty@bridgtonacademy.org
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Courtney Doughty has been with Bridgton Academy since 2015, and has taken the Academic Support Center to new heights, particularly with the Focused Academic Coaching program. Courtney has helped dozens of students hone their study skills and “learn to be students”, developing skills they will be able to take with them to college and beyond. MORE

tdube@bridgtonacademy.org
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Travis Dube has become perhaps one of the most beloved faculty members in Bridgton Academy history in only seven short years. This coach, teacher and dorm parent has helped hundreds of students unlock their potential with his gift for communicating with young men and his boundless enthusiasm, humanity and love for his chosen profession.

wgroves@bridgtonacademy.org
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Will Groves ’12 returns to North Bridgton for his second year as a member of the 1808 Media House. A member of the Class of 2012 and graduate of St. Lawrence University, Will is in charge of media promotions for all of our athletics programs.

aizaryk@bridgtonacademy.org
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Aaron Izaryk arrived at Bridgton Academy in 2010 as Head Baseball Coach. A graduate of the University of Maine, Izaryk was an Academic All-American with the Black Bears baseball team, and member of their coaching staff following his graduation. Along with his duties as baseball coach, Izaryk also spent time as Director of College Counseling, guiding students through the college selection and admissions process. Now, as Director of Athletics, Izaryk oversees each of Bridgton Academy’s seven Varsity athletic programs, as well as leading the Wolverine baseball squad. MORE

jizaryk@bridgtonacademy.org
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Jamie Izaryk has overseen Bridgton Academy’s College Counseling office for the past two years, and has been a member of the Academy’s staff since 2011. A graduate of the University of Maine,

akerney@bridgtonacademy.org
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Alex Kerney joined Bridgton Academy in 2013. He is a graduate of Colorado College, and is an avid paddler, skier and adventurer.

nlebel@bridgtonacademy.org
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Nick LeBel has been with Bridgton Academy since 2009. A graduate of Saint Michael’s College, he has been the head of the “1808 Media House” since 2013, spearheading the school’s traditional, online and social media channels. MORE

dlepage@bridgtonacademy.org
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A member of the illustrious “Two Decade Club”, Dave Lepage has been with Bridgton Academy since 1997. Over that time he has been a leader in the classroom, a long-time dorm parent, coach and Academy stalwart. He is a graduate of the University of Maine at Farmington.

wlesure@bridgtonacademy.org
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Coach Whit Lesure is a true hoops legend. A member of the New England Basketball Hall of Fame, Lesure has won four NEPSAC championships at Bridgton Academy since taking over the program in 1997. MORE

bmacdonald@bridgtonacademy.org
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“Ms. Mac” has presided over Bridgton Academy’s academic program as a visionary leader, pushing our programs to new heights and creating a culture of learning, excitement and dedication in our academic buildings. She is a graduate of Saint Michael’s College. MORE

rmarcella@bridgtonacademy.org
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Coach Rick Marcella, who coached at the Academy for 26 seasons from 1986 to 2012, returns after five years away from North Bridgton. MORE

amiller@bridgtonacademy.org
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Amanda Miller joined Bridgton Academy in 2015. She is a graduate of Rice University. MORE

gmiller@bridgtonacademy.org
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Gabe Miller has been at Bridgton Academy since 2012, and has revitalized our art program, offering programs that have never been seen at Bridgton.

mmooney@bridgtonacademy.org
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Martin Mooney comes to Bridgton Academy with an extensive background in private school education, ranging from the Development Office, to Dean of Students, to years of experience coaching football. Mr. Mooney earned his Bachelor’s Degree from Dartmouth College, and his Master’s Degree from Middlebury College’s Bread Loaf School of English. He comes to Bridgton Academy from the Peddie School in Hightstown, NJ, where he spent the last 20 years in a variety of educational and leadership roles, most recently as Dean of Students and Residential Life. He has also served as Dean of Faculty and Director of College Counseling, and taught English classes and spent time as a dorm parent and coach. Prior to his work at Peddie, Mooney spent five years at the Hill School in Pottstown, PA, where he was Assistant Director of Alumni and Development, as well as Assistant Director of College Counseling.

mnutley@bridgtonacademy.org
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Coach Matt Nutley has over 20 years of lacrosse coaching experience at the national and international level. He is a graduate of Mercyhurst University. MORE

jpriola@bridgtonacademy.org
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Jessica Priola, Bridgton Academy’s Director of Institutional Advancement, arrived at Bridgton Academy in the fall of 2005. A graduate of the University of Maine at Augusta, this Maine native has risen through the ranks and now oversees admissions, development and marketing efforts at BA. MORE

mwarde@bridgtonacademy.org
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Warde arrived in North Bridgton, ME after spending the previous two years at The United States Military Academy at West Point as an assistant hockey coach. He served as Army’s Chief Recruiter and was involved with all facets of the Black Knights Program. MORE

cwebb@bridgtonacademy.org
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Chris has been with Bridgton Academy since 2002, and currently serves as Chief Enrollment and Advancement Officer. In his role, Chris oversees both Admissions and Financial Aid. For many, Chris is the first face an incoming student sees upon arriving for his first interview at Bridgton Academy. Over the years, Chris has forged relationships that have lasted from that first interview, to years after graduation. MORE

jwhite@bridgtonacademy.org
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Jamie White ’10 came to Bridgton in 2014 as an intern, and has remained as a full member of the staff as Admissions Counselor. The Curry College graduate is the first point of contact for many future Wolverines, and has been able to parlay his experience as a student into a relatable, valuable source of information for students and families. MORE

pwhite@bridgtonacademy.org
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Pat White, Bridgton Academy class of 2008, returned to Bridgton Academy in the fall of 2014 as a Lacrosse Intern for former Head Coach Jon Hunt. Since then he has found a more permanent home in the Admissions Office, where he is currently an Admissions Counselor in addition to his lacrosse coaching duties. MORE

cwilkinson@bridgtonacademy.org
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Coach Wilkinson joined Bridgton Academy in 2016 the heels of three seasons as Men’s Head Soccer Coach at Colby Sawyer College in New London, NH. He received a BA in Psychology from Nyack College in 2006. MORE