Faculty/Staff Bio

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Mark Traina

B.A., M.A.L.S., Wesleyan University

Dean of Students, Admissions, History, Associate Director of Financial Aid


Work Phone: 860-945-7987

Year Appointed: 2013

A graduate of St. George's School in Middletown, Rhode Island, Mark attended Wesleyan University, where he earned his bachelor's in history and was a four-year varsity letter winner in hockey and baseball. After Wesleyan, he began his teaching career as the Carpenter Teaching Fellow in History at Taft. From there, Mark earned an M.A. at Wesleyan and served as a teacher, dean, coach, and dormitory head at Kent, Holderness, and Taft and as dean of students at St. George's School. Mark now serves as dean of students at Taft in addition to working in the admissions office, teaching history, and coaching hockey and baseball.  He lives on Guernseytown Road with his wife, Edie, and their two children, Caroline and Lucy.

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