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SIS New Hires



(July 26 2017 Saratoga Springs, NY)  Saratoga Independent School is pleased to announce the hiring of Lisa Brown as Interim Head of School and Johanna Martin as Business and Operations Manager.

The Board of Trustees has voted to approve the hiring of Lisa Brown as the Interim Head of School. Mrs. Brown will serve in the capacity during the search process and until a permanent Head of School is seated. Mrs. Brown comes to the school with impressive independent school credentials. Most recently, Mrs. Brown served as the Associate Head of School and a teacher at Doane Stuart. Since 1993, she also served in various positions in Doane Stuart’s administration, including as the interim Head of School.  In addition, Mrs. Brown had been a trustee of SIS for the past two years and has chaired the strategic planning committee, giving her familiarity with SIS and many of our families.

In her new role, Ms. Martin is responsible for the business oversight of the school’s daily operations. She provides support to the administrative team, business planning, and human resources functions. She also oversees contract and vendor relationships and all physical assets of the campus. Ms. Martin comes to SIS with a great deal of school experience including Project Lift, Score at the Top Learning Center, and she was most recently was the Director of School at Score Academy, a private K-12 school in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida.