Alumni

After Episcopal

Citizens of an Increasingly Connected World

From a rural school to a Manhattan law practice, from fire fighting to investment banking—EHS graduates make their mark and make a difference in their communities and in the world at large. They are the living embodiment of the School's mission. They are the proof that the "Portrait of a Graduate" values and qualities we aim to teach and encourage are alive and well in our alumni.

List of 35 news stories.

  • Will Damron '05

    Will Damron is a frequent companion to the knowledge-hungry, entertainment-thirsty, multitasking consumer. He’s an audiobook narrator.
    Read More
  • Ali Shepard '08

    Henrietta, a turkey, is one of the newest additions to Burgundy Farm Country Day School and an ideal part of Ali Shepard’s ’08 work with children there.
    Read More
  • David Opie '86

    The career of freelance illustrator David Opie has led him from designing T-shirts for the Grateful Dead to illustrating children’s books.
    Read More
  • Craig Dixon '93

    Craig Dixon '93: Go Big or Go Home

    We catch up with Craig Dixon '93 as he opens the doors to the St. James, a 450,000-square-foot sports and wellness center in Springfield, Va.
    Read More
  • Taking in the view from the top of a large, wide glacier behind Palmer Station (located on Anvers Island in the Antarctic Peninsula). While the hike up the glacier is not particularly long or strenuous, the view from the top is stunning. That was one of the first moments Mary Lide thought,

    Mary Lide Parker '06: Journey to the End of the World

    For Mary Lide Parker '06, the "A" in DNA stands for "Adventure." Growing up, her father was an international airline pilot who told her stories of far-flung places. She has traveled through Europe and studied abroad in South America; climbed fourteeners and road-tripped through the American west.
    Read More
  • Latane Campbell '81

    Latane Campbell '81

    The pilot discusses leadership, service, and the two most important things he learned at EHS.
    Read More
  • Jonathan Beane '88

    Jonathan Beane '88

    He knew he would go far—he just didn't know where. But someone in his life did.
    Read More
  • Baobao Zhang '09

    Baobao Zhang '09

    UPDATE: Dr. Zhang's essay, "It’s 2043. We Need a New American Dream for the A.I. Revolution" was recently featured in the New York Times. Fake intelligence is not artificial news.
    Read More
  • McClain Brooks '21 and mother Allison Priebe Brooks '94

    Allison Priebe Brooks '94 and daughter McClain '21

    Episcopal's first mother-daughter legacy charts new territory.
    Read More
  • Gracie Burke '17 is currently wrapping up her first year at American University in D.C.

    Gracie Burke ’17: Finding Feminism

    Johanna Droubay
    BONUS Web-Only Feature of Spring 2018 EHS Magazine:
    Read More
  • Robert Clark ’17: A Tale of Two Passions

    Johanna Droubay
    BONUS Web-Only Feature of Spring 2018 EHS Magazine:
    Read More
  • A photo of Tyler Duerson '12 (second from left) during her time as a student at EHS.

    Tyler Duerson ’12: Bridging the Time Gap

    Johanna Droubay
    Spring 2018 EHS Magazine Web-Only Exclusive:
    Read More
  • Chelsea Jack '10 recording her podcast about a rural doctor whose life has been touched by the opioid epidemic.

    Chelsea Jack ’10: Pain and Plain Language

    Anthropologist and National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellow Chelsea Jack ’10 hopes her podcast will both demystify and complicate our understanding of the opioid epidemic.
    Read More
  • The Class of 2017 poses for the traditional

    Impressive College Choices for Class of '17

    The 109 members of the Episcopal Class of 2017 will attend 70 different colleges in 27 states, with three students going overseas to Scotland.
    Read More
  • Rob Banner '75

    Rob Banner ’75 has always had a love for horses but never suspected that he could make a career out of his passion.
    Read More
  • Dr. Cedric Bright '81

    Dr. Cedric Bright ’81 on his journey from EHS student to UNC- Chapel Hill School of Medicine’s Assistant Dean of Admissions.
    Read More
  • Hayne Hipp '58 and his wife Anna Kate

    Hayne Hipp '58

    Hayne Hipp '58 on his home state, leadership, and handing over the reins. 
    Read More
  • Wood Marchant '84

    Wood Marchant '84 on substance abuse recovery and helping college students overcome their addictions. 

    Read More
  • First 48 panelists Amy Fannon Cupic '94, Gretchen Byrd '95, Sarah Baltimore McElwain '95, Comer Shuford Wear '95, and Patrice Scott Williams '95 sit with Lucy Whittle Goldstein '97 on the Pendleton stage.

    The First 48: “We Had to Be Each Other’s Family”

    Episcopal's Washington Program offered a special treat during its March 29 program centered around Women’s History Month.
     
    Read More
  • CONNECT Travels to NYC for a Conversation on Arts and Fashion

    The latest installment of Episcopal's CONNECT series, held on March 9 at Oscar de la Renta’s New York City headquarters, brought approximately 60 alumni, parents, and current students together for a conversation focused on the arts and fashion.
     
    Read More
  • Amanda Weisiger '08

    Amanda Weisiger '08 thrives in the fast-paced start-up industry where she has the opportunity to wear many hats. As vice president of marketing for House Account, she enjoys being involved in all aspects of the business.
    Read More
  • David Hatcher '84

    An almost three-decade career in broadcast journalism has truly been a dream come true for David Hatcher ’84. The EHS alumnus has worked in major cities across the U.S. as an editor, producer, and director, and is currently the executive producer of the early evening news programs at WNBC in New York City.
    Read More
  • David Stallings '93

    From investment banking to wine imports to real estate development, David Stallings '93's career trajectory hasn't taken a traditional route. Today, he is the owner of Capital Properties and Shenandoah Homes, a homebuilding company in the Triangle area of North Carolina.
    Read More
  • Forrest Pritchard '82

    Forrest Pritchard ’92 side-steps cubicle life in pursuit of an office in the great wide open.
    Read More
  • Lauren Marshall '09

    Working in politics, volunteering for her church, and serving as a member of the 2015-16 EHS Advisory Council, only gives a snapshot of this alumna's diverse interests and abilities. Lauren Marshall '09 shares her story and offers advice to young alumni on the importance of patience, failure, authenticity, and discovering oneself.
    Read More
  • Gray MacNair King ’96

    Fannie Mae Capital Markets Director Gray MacNair King ’96 gave students a crash course in the subprime mortgage crisis when she visited Episcopal as part of the Washington Program’s Brown Bag Series this spring. King will join the EHS Board of Trustees for the 2015-16 school year.
    Read More
  • Leah Kannensohn Tennille '01

    Making dreams come true for nonprofit organizations is just another day at the office for Leah Kannensohn Tennille, the president of Strategic Funding Group, which secured an impressive $54 million in funding for their clients in 2015.
    Read More
  • Pinkney Herbert '72

    Pinkney Herbert ’72 on imbalance, improvisation, and art as an aphrodisiac.
    Read More
  • Virginia Leavell ’01

    Virginia Leavell is an organizer, an activist, a taker of initiative, and a maker of no excuses. Co-founder of the Wayside Center for Popular Education and more recently DC Action Lab, Virginia has spent her life so far pouring energy and resources into campaigns for social and economic equality. 
    Read More
  • Johnny Motley '08

    Johnny Motley '13
    A graduate student at Harvard Divinity School, Johnny Motley ’08 has been studying indigenous communities in the Amazon and is on a mission to help one of these communities buy a motorboat to facilitate access to regional health services.
    Read More
  • Will Nisbet ’01

    It was the sense of community and deep relationships between faculty and students at EHS that led Will Nisbet ’01 to dedicate his life after Episcopal to education. Now a faculty member at the Maret School in Washington, D.C., Will is also a Class Chair and a committed EHS volunteer.
    Read More
  • Anne Gilbert Chase '02

    Anne Gilbert Chase '02 is both a registered nurse and professional mountain climber living in Bozeman, Mont., where she works at a local hospital. Anne Gilbert also works as an athlete ambassador for Patagonia and other companies in the outdoor industry. She has traveled and climbed around the world testing products for Patagonia in some of the world’s harshest environments.
    Read More
  • Austin deButts '12

    This summer, Princeton student Austin deButts '12 interned with NRG Solutions in Phnom Penh to help provide sustainable, low-cost energy to rural Cambodians. Read more about his internship here.
    Read More
  • Perry Epes '65 and the Rev. Gail Epes

    By Morgan Hensley '10
    Morgan Hensley '10 describes life beyond the gates for former EHS teachers Perry Epes '65 and the Rev. Gail Epes in the essay "'Time's End' and New Beginnings," originally published in the latest edition of the Piedmont Virginian, a quarterly journal, and republished here with permission.
    Read More
  • Bobby Berna '90

    Sometimes parenthood is the mother of invention. When Bobby Berna ’90 and wife Alison became new parents of twins, they quickly discovered a need for great indoor playspaces with activities, classes, wide open spaces, and child-centric services all in one convenient location. Along with another couple, in 2007 they founded apple seeds, which has grown to operate all-in-one playspaces in N.Y.C., Mumbai, and Dubai.
    Read More