Announcing New Members of the Board of Trustees

This year, the Princeton Day School Board of Trustees welcomes five new members, each of whom brings many talents and a wide array of experience along with their commitment to serving the School in the vital work of school stewardship.

In announcing the new trustees, Dr. Rebecca Bushnell '70, Chair of the Board of Trustees, stated, "I am delighted that we have been able to recruit such a talented group of new trustees, with impressive experience in science, finance, culture, and education, as well as strong connections to Princeton Day School."

Beth Geter-Douglass, PhD '82 

Beth attended Princeton Day School from 9th through 12th grade and is the parent of alumna Kyra Douglass ’20, who is a PDS “lifer” attending Brown University this fall. Beth received her BA from Johns Hopkins University and an MA and PhD in Psychology from American University. She is Associate Director, North American Regulatory Leader in Neuroscience Drug Development at Johnson & Johnson. Beth has been a member of the PDS Alumni Board from 2014-2020. She is an Annual Fund volunteer, a class agent, and has been on her PDS reunion committee.

Suzy Lebovitz-Edelman '89 

Suzy attended Princeton Day School from 5th through 12th grade and graduated with honors in 1989. She is the Co-Chair of The Edelman Family Foundation where she oversees the organization’s strategy and advocacy goals. Suzy holds a BA from Brown University and has a deep background in the social impact space, technology, innovation and human resources. She has held leadership positions at strategy consultancies, talent acquisition firms and consumer-facing cultural institutions. Suzy resides in New York City with her family.

Amanda Maher, JD, PhD

Amanda is a current parent of three children. Amanda received a BA from Duke University in Political Science, earned a JD from Harvard Law School and a PhD in Political Theory from the University of Chicago. She is a part-time professor at Drexel University in the Political Science Department. She is also co-owner of The Meeting House restaurant on Witherspoon Street with her husband, Amar Gautam.

Amrit Walia-Zaidi

Amrit is a current parent. She is a Senior Vice President and Regional Managing Director of NJ for Wells Fargo Private Bank. Amrit earned a BA from Rutgers University and an MBA from Hofstra University. She is a member of the Princeton Medical Center Foundation Board of Directors and is finishing her term on the Board of Trustees for Princeton Academy of the Sacred Heart (PASH). Amrit is also the co-chair of the PDS Annual Fund Leadership Committee.

Joanne Liu

Joanne Liu is a current parent and also parent of alumna Elsie Wang '19, who attends Stanford University. She received her BA from Beijing Medical University of China and MS from West Virginia University. Joanne was a Director and Head of Asia Pacific Operation in Clinical Data Management at Merck. As the co-chair of the Ovations Committee of the PDS Parents Association for the past three years and a member of the PDS Annual Fund Leadership Committee, Joanne also continues serving the School community as the President-Elect of the Parents Association.

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