Mr. Geoffrey M. Bowman
Director of Admission (518) 465-5222, ext. 241

Mr. Bowman received his B.A. in History from Union College in 2004. Upon graduation, he began his career in higher education as an Associate Dean of Admissions at Union College.  He joined Doane Stuart in July of 2012 as the Dean of Students and history/religion teacher for the Upper School.  As Director of Admission, Mr. Bowman works with families applying for Early Childhood through Grade 6, all families who are applying for financial aid, and he oversees all of Doane Stuart’s communications and advertising efforts, social media and news publications. 

Ms. Kathleen J. Bracken
Director of College Counseling & Assistant Director of Admission (518) 465-5222, ext. 210

Ms. Bracken began at Doane Stuart in the 2004-05 school year. In addition to serving as Director of College Counseling, Ms. Bracken works with families applying for Grades 7 through 12. She also enjoys coordinating the Student Ambassador Program. She is a 2001 graduate of The University at Albany and is working toward a masters degree in Education at Goddard College.

Mrs. Ann Berkman
Assistant to Advancement and Lower School Admissions (518) 465-5222, ext. 259

Mrs. Berkman joined Doane Stuart in 2008 as a teacher in the Early Childhood program.  She served as the Lower School Coordinator before joining the Advancement Team in 2013.  Mrs. Berkman coordinates our outreach initiatives and works with incoming lower school families.  She is a proud DS parent of three girls and holds a B.A. in French and an M.A.T. for K-4 from Virginia Commonwealth University.

Ms. Elizabeth A. Grayson
Director of Publications (518) 465-5222, ext. 209

Ms. Grayson joined the Doane Stuart community during the summer of 2005. Ms. Grayson works primarily as the creator and designer of the School’s publications and advertisement, as well as the school photographer.