Administrative Leadership Team

Deeply passionate about our school’s mission and committed to the growth and development of happy healthy individuals, our Leadership Team works daily to translate our strategic vision into actual practice. Always eager to know and understand the perspectives and ideas of our community, our doors are always open.

Head of School – Alona Scott
Head of Lower School – Betsy Doss
Head of Middle School – Larry Purcell
Director of Finance and Operations – Steven Smith
Director of Community Engagement and Growth – Kate Atmore
Director of Communication – Jan Bruzzese
Director of Admission – I-Han Liang
Director of Technology – Ryan Matyjasik

Board of Trustees

As an independent school accredited by the California Association of Independent Schools (CAIS), Keys School is governed by an elected Board of Trustees. The Board acts as the guardian of the school’s mission, monitoring the success of the school in fulfilling its mission and ensuring that it remains relevant and vital to the community it serves, provides financial oversight of the school’s operations, and supports long-term strategic planning.  

Jesse Johnson, Chair of the Board
Ramesh Rajagopal, Secretary
Stacie Cheng, Treasurer
Ramon Peypoch, C
hair of Committee on Trustees
Lisa Bourgeault, Chair of Development Committee
Jonathan Manson, Chair of Facilities
Alona Scott, Head of School

Richard Alfonsi
Gloria Chen
Laura Ching
Jung Choi
Lara Dao, KSA Representative
Matthew Gemello
Dave McLaren
Mary Menacho
Katie Miller
John Schafer
Amy Schneider
Karla Traynor Smith
Elaine Uang
David Webster