September 26, 2013: St. Paul’s School for Girls celebrated the investiture of Penny Bach Evins on Wednesday, September 25. Mrs. Evins is the tenth Head of School. While she officially took over the reins of the school on July 1, 2013, she was honored with a special ceremony at the school attended by all students, faculty, and special guests, including Mrs. Evins’ family, trustees of the school, alumnae, former faculty, and friends of the school.
Participants in the program included former Head of School, Lila B. Lohr; and current Headmaster of St. Paul’s School, David Faus. Two of Mrs. Evins’ former colleagues and mentors, Patricia “Lolly” Hand, former dean of students at Choate Rosemary Hall, and Paul Tines, Dean of the Art, Isidore Newman School, talked about Mrs. Evins life, her role as an educator, and her role as a leader.