The experience and insights you need for your school to function at its best

Rod Chamberlain
Consulting
An accomplished leader with accreditation expertise, Rod is the ideal director for our consulting services and an empowering, inspiring coach.
Joe Coleman
Virginia Search
Long-time Assistant Head of Woodberry Forest, Joe runs head searches in Virginia and searches for other key administrators at schools around the South.
Jamie Estes
Head Searches
Having run 140 searches, Jamie is one of the most experienced consultants in the South and is an unparalleled resource for your school's search.
Rich Gehman
Florida Search
With 24 years experience as a Florida head, as well as being a former president of FCIS, Rich is the ideal resource for head searches in the Sunshine State.
Tess Goodman
Search Coordinator
Planning and proofing behind the scenes, Tess oversees the details of our sophisticated search services and keeps our processes running on time.
Tim Green (2021)
Athletics Consultant
Tim will run retained searches for ADs and lead Athletic Department Assessments that help your sports program perform at the highest level.
Craig Jones
Administrative Search
As a veteran head, Craig works with administrative candidates and helps schools find new leaders.
Autumn Nolen
Search Support
Details, details, endless details. That's what retained searches really are. Autumn helps keep them all straight!
Tom Stevens
DC/MD/DE Search
With two decades as a head and as a leader in AIMS accreditation work, Tom can help find inspirational talent for your school.
Pat Taylor
Deep South Search
Having worked on over 100 SAIS accreditation teams, Pat is one of the most trusted and well connected search consultants available.
Mike Waylett
Business & HR
Mike helps schools find CFOs and Human Resource Directors and conducts School Operations Assessments to ensure financial stability.

Latest News

  • ST Leadership Study

    In our groundbreaking Leadership Study based on assessments of almost 250 sitting heads of school, you'll read about the specific personality traits that distinguish independent school leaders.  Nine reports published serially this fall on topics such as Ambition, Learning Approaches, and Interpersonal Sensitivity.  Does your personality predict your performance?

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  • Job Fairs in 2021

    Southern Teachers will hold three Virtual Job Fairs in 2021. 

    • February 5-6

    • March 12-13

    • April 16-17

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  • 2021 Student Art Contest Coming Soon!

    Our 12th Annual Student Art Contest will begin accepting submissions on November 1.  Students at member school in grades 8-12 are eligible to participate. One art teacher from each member school should register to coordinate submissions.

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    This majestic creature symbolizes many different things in cultures around the world, but we selected it as our icon because the elephant and the agency have key traits in common.

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