Adam became the Head of Forman School in 2008 after serving as Academic Dean of St. Timothy’s School. There, he oversaw professional development, academic advising, student life, strategic planning, facilities, and finances. Previously, Adam was the Director of Studies at Baltimore City College High School, and was recognized by Newsweek, the International Baccalaureate Organization (IBO), and the U.S. Department of Education for his work increasing access and success in AP and IB classes. He earned an Excellence in Teaching Award at Brewster Academy and later was an early adopter of an e-learning curriculum as the History Chair there. He earned a B.A. in History and Culture from Bard College at Simon's Rock and an M.S.Ed. from the University of New Hampshire. Adam continues to present and publish his research and thoughts on education, focusing on topics from teacher credentialing to success at boarding schools. He lives on campus with his wife, Beth and they have two children: Sam ’15, and Madeline.