Wetherby-Pembridge New York is pleased to announce its new advisory board member.

Gina Malin will join Wetherby-Pembridge’s advisory board as the new term starts this Fall and brings a wealth of experience to the role.  Serving as the Executive Director of the Parents League of New York for the last five years, Gina oversaw both strategy and operations, whilst leading as the key spokesperson for the revered organisation.

As a member of the advisory board, Gina will be responsible for overseeing the educational provision, leadership and efficient running of Wetherby-Pembridge. Gina will work with her fellow board members to safeguard the school’s community, promote its curriculum and elevate its profile within the local district.  Fellow board members include Sir John Ritblat (Chairman), Graham Able (Deputy Chairman), Natasha Boucai, George Davison (Head of School, Grace Church School, New York), Dr. Paul Beresford-Hill (Ambassador and Permanent Observer at the Sovereign Order of Malta to the United Nations and Director General at Mountbatten Institute) and Luke Parker Bowles (Chief Executive at Cinema Lab and Film Director).

Gina Malin, commented: “Children and education have always been an important part of my professional life, and Wetherby Pembridge’s approach understands that we can bring out the best in every child if we take the time to seek what makes them unique and cater to those strengths. As important and impressive the academic rigor taught in Wetherby Pembridge, there are also unique opportunities for personal developmental growth and confidence seen in the children’s immersive learning experiences and the plethora of extracurricular activities.”

Kate Bailey, Founding Head of School added: “We are honored to welcome Gina Malin to the School’s advisory board from September. Gina is a highly respected household name amongst New York families and City educators alike. Gina’s invaluable knowledge and experience will undoubtedly add further strength to plans for the School’s development. We pride ourselves on our rigorous academics, individualized instruction and Wetherby-Pembridge is a family school with a dedicated faculty and parent community. We look forward to working alongside Gina in the coming years.”

Wetherby-Pembridge New York is an independent co-educational school for children ages 2-14, located on the Upper East Side next to Central Park on East 96th Street. Wetherby-Pembridge School is part of the Alpha Plus Group.