Board of Trustees
Woodlawn's Board of Trustees was established in 2002 and expanded in 2008. The role of the Board is to develop the long-term strategy for the school, as well as help define its values and operating principles. The board works closely with the Head of School, who manages the day-to-day operations of Woodlawn.
Currently: Attorney with Robinson, Bradshaw, and Hinson in Charlotte
A.B. from Duke University (Phi Beta Kappa)
Resides in Davidson with wife M.C. and son Joe '15. Son Allain, Jr. is a student at University of Virginia Law School and daughter Eloise recently graduated from Williams College.
Currently: Director at Deloitte Consulting
Board Member at Opera Carolina
Formerly: Director at Cisco Systems; Principal at IBM
Resides in Davidson with wife Jodee and children Tripp '18, Paige '21, and Piper '25.
Dwayne Bowman, Chairman
Currently: Founder, Woodlawn School (2002)
Formerly: Director of Technology, Amazon.com (Seattle)
Positions at Corbis Corp., Knight-Ridder, and Apple Computer
B.S. in Chemistry and Math/Computer Science from Furman Univ. (Phi Beta Kappa)
Resides in Cornelius with wife Karen and children Sawyer '11 (Bowdoin '15) and Sydney '14 (Occidental '18).
Currently: Assistant Manager, Town of Davidson (since 1999)
Formerly: Founding Partner, The Lawrence Group Architects, Davidson Office
NC Asst. Town Manager of the Year, 2011
Resides in Davidson with husband Jim Bartl and son Neal '12 (Sewanee '16).
Currently: President Emeritus, Winthrop University
Formerly: President, Winthrop University, 1989-2013
B.A. from Gannon College
Resides in Rock Hill with wife Gale.
Currently: Chief Investment Officer at Davidson College
Formerly: VP of Investments at Golden LEAF Foundation; Investment Manager at Duke University
M.S. in Physics from Clemson University
B.A. in Physics from Rutgers University
Resides in Davidson with wife Miriam and children Jesse '20, Ginger '21, Adina '23, and Russell '26.
Currently: Physician Advisor at Executive Health Resources
Resides in Mooresville with son Terin '11 (Yale '15).
Currently: Public Relations Manager at Mecklenburg EMS Agency
Formerly: Founder and VP at Walldinger Racing
Resides in Davidson with daughter Riley '22.