Peter Hutton has been Head of Beaver Country Day School, one of the nation’s leading independent schools for grades 6-12, since 1992. Beaver is at the forefront of education and innovation on the local and national levels through its commitment to the studio model, creative problem solving, teaching with technology and preparing its students to adapt and impact our rapidly changing world. Hutton is an energetic leader and a strong advocate of embracing new technologies and pedagogical approaches in the classroom. Prior to joining Beaver, Hutton was Interim Head of School at Laurel School in Cleveland, OH for five years. He has also been a teacher and administrator at independent schools in Buffalo, NY, Washington, DC and Cleveland, OH. He has run five marathons, cycled four Pan Mass challenges and loves to cheer on the Buffalo Bills.