A more than 20-year teaching and educational leadership veteran, Ms. Macziewski began her career as a middle school science teacher and advisor at the highly regarded Blake School, a co-educational day school for Pre-K – Grade 12 in Minneapolis, MN. She progressed over the years into school administration both at Blake and at her most recent school, Girls Preparatory School, a Grade 6 – 12 all-girls school in Chattanooga, TN, where she most recently held the positions of Head of Middle School and Associate Head of School. During her time at Girls Preparatory School, Ms. Macziewski reimagined the Middle School program to reflect innovative educational experiences and its success was reflected in increased academic outcomes and enrollment.
Ms. Macziewski, a native of Minnesota, holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, MN, and two separate master’s degrees from the University of St. Thomas and the University of Minnesota. She holds a certificate in school management and leadership from Harvard University. Passionate about girls' education and the foundational experiences that lead to the development of confidence and leadership skills in young women, Ms. Macziewski continues to be a leader in the field of girls education and in her support of female leaders. She is the co-host of the podcast “Confidently You: Women in Leadership
” published by Enrollment Management Association. Additionally, as a life-long learner and educator, Ms. Macziewski continues to focus on the innovative world of educational practices and how to best prepare students for a successful future beyond their educational institutions. She spoke most recently on Equitable Grading in the Era of Transparency at the International Coalition of Girls Schools’ Conference.
She and her husband Nathan have two teenage children, Grace and Jack, and are thrilled to be joining the Baldwin and Bryn Mawr communities!