Carolyn Hapeman

Board Chair

School: Westtown School
Title: Dean of Finance and Operations

About Carolyn: Since 2015, Carolyn has been the Dean of Finance and Operations at Westtown School, a Quaker PK-12 independent day and boarding school with an enrollment of over 700 students. As a CPA with a B.S. in Accounting from Messiah College, she began her career in public accounting in Madison, Wisconsin. After 11 years, she moved into the private sector as Controller and Chief Compliance Officer at Northern Capital Management, and then as Controller at Sungard Avantgard, a Fortune 500 company. Beginning in 2008, Carolyn immersed herself into the world of independent schools as the Chief Financial Officer for New Community Jewish High School in West Hills, CA where she was also an active member of Cal-ISBOA. From 2013-2015 she served as the Director of Finance and Administration at Linden Hall School for Girls in Lititz, PA. Carolyn recently served on the PAIS Commission on Accreditation for four years, and is now Treasurer on the PAIS Board. She currently serves as Chair of the PAISBOA Board.