Kathy Guy Dawson ’78

Trustee since 2022
Kathy is a retired Human Resources and Talent Management Business Leader, having worked for two global Fortune 50 companies (General Electric and Johnson & Johnson). She practiced corporate law at Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney as an Associate in the Mergers and Acquisitions section of the firm, and was an Associate General Counsel at a division of GE Capital. Kathy has been an Adjunct Professor, having taught academic research and writing at the graduate business school level. Kathy served as the Vice Chair of the Haverford Township Human Relations Commission, and is a member of the Haverford Township Civil Service Commission. Kathy serves on the Affordable Housing and Shelter Oversight Boards of the Community Action Agency of Delaware County. Kathy is on the Shipley Alumni Council, and serves on the Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Committee. Kathy earned a B.A. in Political Science from Yale University with Distinction in the Major, and a J.D. from the University of Pennsylvania School of Law.

Committees: Advancement, DEI
The Shipley School is a private, coeducational day school for pre-kindergarten through 12th grade students, located in Bryn Mawr, PA. Through our commitment to educational excellence, we develop within each student a love of learning and a desire for compassionate participation in the world.