Tim Gillett

History & Social Sciences Chair

History Teacher

BA, International Studies, Kenyon College; MA, American Studies, Trinity College

Tim Gillett graduated from Kenyon College with a degree in International Studies and earned a Masters in American Studies from Trinity College. Tim started his career teaching English as a Second Language at La Alianza Hispana in Boston and then at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee. In 2003, he began his boarding school career at Avon Old Farms School where he soon realized the transformative and holistic experience a boarding school can provide for its students. Tim has since filled various teaching and administrative roles at several institutions over the years. Before arriving at The Storm King School in 2018, he took a career hiatus to fulfill a lifelong dream of trekking and biking around the world. During the summer months, Tim serves as an Academic Dean for The American School in Switzerland.