Tony Wilson, the headmaster at Nittany Christian School, brings a wealth of knowledge and practical experience to the school. Tony began his career in teaching in the 1960’s and 70’s, when he taught, coached and was a housemaster at the Lawrenceville School in New Jersey.
He served as the Associate Headmaster for Finance and Administration in the 80’s and 90’s; as Chief Financial Officer at St. Andrew’s School in Florida; the headmaster of the Geneva School in Manhattan, NY and now serves as the headmaster at Nittany Christian School, where he came in August of 2009. Tony also has extensive history in the business world of investments which led him to San Francisco, Chicago and New York City.
Tony has been happily married to his wife Judith for 44 years, whom he met at a social gathering at Northwestern University where he earned his Masters degree. Tony and Judith have two grown children, Christopher, who lives in Colorado, and Caylee, who resides in New York City with her husband and three children.
An athlete from early on, Tony continues to stay in shape with an aggressive biking schedule as well as playing tennis, spending time with Judith and doting on his three grandchildren every opportunity he has! Tony also loves History and enjoyed attending the Gettysburg field trip with the 5th Grade class in the spring, where he regaled them with tales of his Great-Grandfather, who fought in the Civil War.
The wisdom, insight and leadership that Tony brings to Nittany Christian School is a blessing! With his notorious bow tie and ready smile, he delights in welcoming you to Nittany Christian.