Gillian has served as Director of Admissions at Rivers since 2000. Prior to that, she served as the director of admissions at The Governor’s Academy as well as working at a number of colleges and universities in their admissions offices. Gillian has also been a marketing and communications consultant. She graduated from Middlebury College with a BA in American Studies and earned her master’s in education from Harvard University.
Associate Director of Admissions, The Rivers Edge Advisor
Alex came to Rivers in 1992 and became the Associate Director of Admissions after working in the Development Office. He served as the faculty advisor for The Rivers Edge from 1994 to 2008. He has also coached varsity and junior varsity tennis and was a class dean. Before coming to Rivers, Alex worked as a journalist and freelanced for publications that included The Boston Globe. He graduated from Union College with a B.A. in English and sociology.
Assistant Director of Admissions, Diversity Outreach Coordinator
Karin came to Rivers in 1995 and taught French in the Upper School. In 2007 Karin became Assistant Director of Admissions and Diversity Outreach Coordinator in the Admissions Office. She has also been the assistant varsity field hockey coach and was a class dean. Before coming to Rivers, Karin taught at The Newman School in Boston. She is a graduate of Holy Cross College with a B.A. in English and earned a master’s in education from The University of Massachusetts - Boston.
Associate Director of Admissions and Financial Aid
Anne is a graduate of the University of Michigan with a degree in marketing research as well as a certificate in culinary arts from Boston University. She worked in institutional sales for Brown Brothers Harriman and was a regional sales representative for Dow Jones & Company. After her career in financial sales, Anne became the articles editor for Cook’s Illustrated Magazine in the early 1990’s. Anne joined the Rivers Admissions Office in the fall of 2011.
Sabrina is a graduate of Babson College with a degree in Business Administration, where she studied Marketing. Sabrina is the Admissions Office Coordinator and advisor for our student-run Red Key Tour Guide Club. Before Rivers, she worked with families and donors at Harvard University and The Carroll School and was a USA Swim coach for a local club team. Currently she is Head Coach for a summer youth swim team in Sudbury.
Lucy has a B.S. in Psychology from Georgetown University. She worked for three years in the U.S. Senate and then 13 years for Thermo Electron Corporation as a software developer and HRIS Manager. A substitute teacher and community volunteer, Lucy joined the Rivers Admissions Office in the fall of 2014.