Faculty/Staff Bio

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Kevin Conroy

B.A., Gettysburg College; M.A.T.,Quinnipiac University; M.A., Middlebury College

Modern Languages Department Head, Director of Pinto Language Lab, Spanish


Work Phone: 860-945-7894

Year Appointed: 2011

After graduating from Choate Rosemary Hall and earning a B.A. from Gettysburg College in Spanish, Kevin received a master’s in teaching from Quinnipiac College with a concentration in Spanish and a master’s in Spanish from Middlebury College. His teaching experience includes seven years at The Hill School and nine at Taft, where he served as dean of the Uppermid Class, a teacher of Spanish and coach of boys’ and girls’ tennis and squash at all levels. In 2010-11, he worked as the director of the Middlebury-Monterey Language Academy—a world-class language immersion program for middle and high school students based on the Middlebury College immersion method and Language Pledge. He oversaw the direction of six summer campus programs and the rapidly expanding growth of the MMLA immersion program nationwide. Kevin returned to Taft to teach Spanish and direct the language lab along with coaching tennis, helping with multicultural affairs and, specifically, the MLK program.

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