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Ed ThompsonDirector of Secondary School Placement, Far Hills Country Day School (NJ)

Ed joined Far Hills Country Day School as the director of secondary school placement in 2012. In addition to placement, Ed serves as the house director for grades 7 and 8 and teaches American history. Prior to Far Hills, he worked in Washington, DC, for several international educational development organizations including the National Council for International Visitors (NCIV) and International Research & Exchanges Board (IREX). He began his career at Delbarton School (NJ), where he taught history, coached soccer and tennis, and served on the admission team for five years. Ed holds a bachelor’s degree from Georgetown University and a master’s degree from Seton Hall University. Ed joined the ALC in 2015.