Bob Whelan

Head of School

Greens Farms Academy, Westport, CT

Bob Whelan is the Head of School at Greens Farms Academy, a PreKindergarten through Grade Twelve coeducational independent school serving over 710 students in Westport, Connecticut. Previously, Bob served as the Head of School at Lake Forest Country Day School in Lake Forest Illinois, and the Associate Head of School at Rippowam Cisqua School in Bedford, New York where he served an administrator, teacher, and coach. Prior to work in independent schools, Bob was the Director of the Parents Leadership Program at Brown University. Bob holds a Master’s Degree in Education, Policy, and Management from the Harvard Graduate School of Education and a BA in Philosophy from Brown University.