Director of Admission James Funnell came to Groton in 2011, after twenty-one years at Cardigan Mountain School in New Hampshire. While there, Jamie served in a variety of roles, including director of secondary school placement, assistant headmaster, science teacher, and coach of lacrosse and hockey. He was senior prefect at South Kent School before attending Amherst College, graduating with an AB in geology. Jamie coaches JV lacrosse and works as a dorm affiliate. His wife Margaret is a professor in the Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences and an assistant dean at Dartmouth College. They have two sons, Sam and Nick '13.