Pace Academy has named a new upper school theater director and a new director of athletics.
Sean Bryan will succeed longtime Upper School Theatre Director George Mengert, who will retire at the end of the school year following 44 years at Pace Academy.
In his new role, Bryan will oversee all Upper School theater productions, teach classes in the performing arts and sponsor student groups in theatre competitions, according to a release from the school.
Troy Baker will succeed longtime Pace Academy Athletic Director Kris Palmerton, who plans to leave the school following the current academic year.
On June 1, Baker will officially become Pace’s director of athletics, charged with overseeing 63 teams, strength-and-conditioning and physical-education programs. He also will oversee coaching staff members and state-of-the-art athletic facilities. At Pace, 85 percent of middle and upper school students play at least one sport, according to a press release from the school.