Faculty/Staff Bio

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Jennifer E. Reilly

B.A., Colby College; M.A., Middlebury College

Mid Class Dean, English, Psychology


Work Phone: 860-945-7919

Year Appointed: 2008

  • Jenn came to Taft in the fall of 2008 after graduating from Colby College with a bachelor's degree in English and a minor in Human Development. While at Colby, Jenn was a four-year letter winner for varsity field hockey, captaining the team in her last two seasons. Jenn earned New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) Academic honors in her junior year and National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) Division III Academic Squad honors in her senior year. During her undergraduate years she served as a coach and counselor at the Central Maine Field Hockey Academy, Robby Glantz Power Skating camps, The Clinic at Bowdoin hockey camp, and worked in the pro shop at York Golf and Tennis club. Before Colby, Jenn, originally from York Harbor, Maine, attended Holderness School, where she played varsity field hockey, varsity ice hockey, and varsity lacrosse for four years. At Taft, Jenn is Dean of the Middle Class, teaches English and Psychology, and lives in HDT. Jenn has served as the assistant coach for the varsity field hockey team since she arrived at Taft in 2008, coached JV girls' hockey, and she is now the head varsity girls' lacrosse coach.
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