Peter Frew

Director of Admissions


Pete returned to his alma mater, Taft, after graduating from Middlebury College, worked as a tennis pro and newspaper reporter, and earned an M.A. from the Middlebury College Breadloaf School of English. At Taft, he has been an English teacher, Director of Communications, admissions officer and tennis and squash coach. Now in his 34th year of Admissions, Pete is in charge of an admissions team of 15 that enrolls students from 33 states and 44 countries. One of Pete's favorite pursuits is photography, and many of his photos grace the Taft website and Taft Bulletin. Pete has served as Vice President of the Board of the Litchfield Montessori School, where his two children went, and currently serves on the Board of ASSIST.