Dave Willis

B.A., Hobart and William Smith Colleges
Assistant Head of School for Finances


An experienced senior manager, Dave has worked in education, manufacturing, technology, advertising, retail, and travel. He has developed expertise in financial operations, business operations, project management, strategy, branding, marketing and sales, customer service, and retention.

Dave and his family return to Bethel having lived here in the late 90s working for Sunday River and the American Skiing Company.   “My wife and family are thrilled to be moving back to a community we love,” Dave says, “to do the exact kind of job that I love.”
Dave most recently was the Assistant Head of School – COO/CFO for Killington Mountain School.  Among other accomplishments, he managed and improved partner relationships with Killington Resort, the Killington Ski Club, and the town of Killington. He also founded the lacrosse program at KMS and was the varsity lacrosse coach for Woodstock High School. An LC Mountain Lacrosse club founder, he is also a master coach with 3D Lacrosse, as well as a certified Level 1 firefighter.
Dave attended Deerfield Academy for four years and then went on to Hobart College.  He and his family live on campus and can’t wait to get involved in all aspects of school life.