About High Meadows


Head of School

Jay Underwood has been the Head of High Meadows School since July 2010. He moved to the Atlanta area from Santa Fe, NM, where he was the Head of the Rio Grande School for five years. Jay has over 20 years’ experience in education across the grade levels, holding positions as diverse as public middle school vice principal and adult English language instructor in Ecuador. He has a master’s degree in educational administration and supervision from Rutgers University and a bachelor of arts degree in English from Guilford College. Jay and his wife Maureen have two daughters who are High Meadows graduates.

Board of Trustees

The governing body of High Meadows School is the board of trustees. The board is a self-perpetuating body which includes both parents and non-parents. The board meets several times each year, including two meetings which are open to all members of the High Meadows community. 


Steve Shlansky Chair
Steve Romeyn Vice Chair
Wain Kellum Treasurer
Lisa Tilt Secretary
Jay Underwood Head of School
David Boatright Damond Logsdon
Patricia Boren Jon Ramsey
Erica Davis Chris Rogers
Holli Fahnestock Mark Sedgley
Jody Holden Marcia Spiller
Tom Junod  
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