BLUE HILL — George Stevens Academy’s interim head of school for the coming school year will be familiar to students and staff.The GSA Board of Trustees on June 17 voted unanimously to appoint Bayard “Bags” Brokaw as head of school for the 2010-11 academic year. He begins his duties July 1, succeeding John Greene, who resigned in April after serving has headmaster since 2007.
Brokaw has been a member of the GSA faculty since 2002, serving first as dean of students and since 2005 as academic dean.
Prior to coming to GSA, he served as director of the Bay School in Blue Hill. Between 1992 and 1996, he helped launch and direct Souhegan High School in Amherst, Mass.
Brokaw graduated from Bowdoin College with a dual major in history and government and legal studies. He earned a master’s degree in international studies from Denver University’s Graduate School of International Studies.