Dr. Timothy M. Johnson has been Head of School at Pingree School in South Hamilton, MA since 2009. Under Dr. Johnson’s leadership, the Pingree community has flourished, with the opening of a brand new arts wing and state-of-the-art Athletics Center in 2014, and the completion of a $20 million campaign for the arts, athletics, and access in 2016. With Dr. Johnson at the helm, Pingree remains committed to its identity as a small day school encouraging critical thinking, discipline of mind, and civic engagement.
Prior to Pingree, Dr. Johnson served as Chair of the Arts Department, Head of Upper School, Associate Head of School, and Assistant Head of School at Philadelphia’s Springside School. Dr. Johnson has also taught at the University of Pennsylvania and Hampton Roads Academy in Newport News, VA. Dr. Johnson graduated Magna Cum Laude from Bowdoin College with a degree in Studio Art and Art History. He received his MFA from the Maryland Institute College of Art in 2001 and his Doctorate of Education from the University of Pennsylvania in 2006. In addition to being a devoted athlete, Dr. Johnson is an accomplished artist who has participated in numerous juried exhibitions in Virginia, New York, New Hampshire, and Pennsylvania. He lives in South Hamilton, MA with his wife, Jen Groeber, and their four children.