Associate Head of School, Honorary Founder
Born and raised in London, England, Mervan Osborne moved to New York City with his family as a teen.
After graduating from St. George's School, he studied Studio Arts at Trinity College in Hartford, CT, Secondary Education at the University of California and earned his MFA in Film Production at Boston University.
Mervan spent two years working for Miramax Films in New York, and taught English in Los Angeles as a member of the Teach for America founding corps.
After spending 12 years teaching English and Drama and working in the admissions office at Buckingham Browne & Nichols School in Cambridge, Mervan participated in the founding of Beacon Academy.
He currently serves as Beacon Academy's Associate Head of School and focuses on both recruitment of future classes and placement of Beacon's graduates.
teaches both the Facing History
and Ourselves course and Visual Thinking Strategies at the MFA.
He also serves as the Governor's appointee to the Mass Humanities Board and is an elected member of the Cambridge School Committee.
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