Meet Our Team
Hello from The Phelps Admissions team. It is our job to guide you through the Admissions process and be an advocate for your family and son. To obtain information on Admission to The Phelps School please contact one of our team members or email at [email protected]
Claire Gowen – Director of Enrollment Management
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Dr. Caroline Whitbeck – Director of Admissions
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Dr. Caroline Whitbeck, our Director of Admissions, is an alumna of both single-sex and boarding schools. She holds degrees from Harvard University (A.B., Classics, summa cum laude), Brown University (M.F.A., Literary Arts), and the University of Pennsylvania (Ph.D., Comparative Literature). Caroline has presented scholarly research and had her own book of poetry published during her years as a lecturer at Brown, Penn, and Rowan in their creative writing, critical writing, and comparative literature programs.
Trey Morin – Assistant Director of Admissions and Head Basketball Coach
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A 2014 graduate of Salem State University, head boys’ basketball coach Trey Morin arrived at Phelps in 2019, and has continued the success of the program’s history. In Morin’s first year at the helm, Phelps reached the Independent Schools Athletic Association (PAISAA) Semi-Finals with a record of 17-11. The Lions Sent 7 seniors on to the next level in 2019, with 5 receiving grant in aid athletic awards for their abilities.
Before arriving at Phelps, Morin served as an assistant coach at two colleges and a day school in a 4 year span, including two years at Bates College in the prestigious NESCAC conference, the best combination of athletics and academic in the country. Morin also served as an assistant coach at Colby-Sawyer College and Bradford Christian Academy. Prior to entering coaching full time, Coach Morin was a Graduate Assistant at Merrimack College.