• Meet the Staff


Jonathan Sturdevant

Associate Head of School
for Advancement

Jon leads The Academy’s Advancement
team, oversees the Center for the Arts, and
works closely with Enrollment to maximize
engagement and support for institutional
priorities. His experience includes
advancement consulting for several schools
and non-profit organizations, and roles as
a major gifts officer and director of reunion
giving at Wheaton College. He holds a B.A.
in business & economics from Wheaton
College and a MBA in marketing management
& entrepreneurship from DePaul University.

Email: jsturdevant@woodstockacademy.org
Phone: (860) 928-6575; ext. 1211


Julia Budd

Director of Communications

Julia shares The Woodstock Academy’s story
through communications, marketing, and
public relations. She develops engaging
content for The Academy’s print and digital
media, including the school’s website, email
communications, and social media. She is
also the editor for The Gleaner: The Magazine
of The Woodstock Academy.
Julia has a B.A. in
applied communications with a focus on
intercultural communication from
Cedarville University.

Email: jbudd@woodstockacademy.org
Phone: (860) 928-6575; ext. 1161


Brad Favreau '88

Director of Annual Giving
& Alumni Relations

Brad leads, plans, and implements programs
and projects that engage alumni and the
broader Woodstock Academy community in
order to strengthen The Academy’s programs.
He also serves as the assistant varsity softball
coach for the Centaurs. Brad received a B.S.
in physical education from Keene State
College, a B.A. in education from Eastern
Connecticut State University, and a M.A. from
the University of Connecticut.

Email: bfavreau@woodstockacademy.org
Phone: (860) 928-6575; ext. 1213


Joel Tretheway

Communications Specialist

Joel designs and creates The Woodstock
Academy’s branded content including The
Gleaner: The Magazine of The Woodstock
and other promotional material.
He also dabbles in photography, motion
graphics, and aids in other communication
tasks. Joel has a degree in graphic design,
and has been at The Academy since 2015.

Email: jtretheway@woodstockacademy.org
Phone: (860) 928-6575; ext. 1162


Doreen Holt '75

Alumni & Development Assistant

Doreen serves in Advancement & Alumni
Relations. After graduating from The
Woodstock Academy in 1975, Doreen started
working at Preferred Plastics in Putnam,
Connecticut where she was employed for 33
years. She returned to her alma mater in

Email: dholt@woodstockacademy.org
Phone: (860) 928-6575; ext. 1212


Brad Reynolds

Multimedia Specialist

Brad captures both the everyday happenings
and the major events at The Woodstock
Academy as the school’s photographer and
videographer. Additionally he created radio
and TV commercials to invite a wider
audience to join in The Academy experience.
Brad attended New England Institute of
Technology and has previous experience at
Rhode Island PBS, ABC-6 in Providence,
and FOX CT.

Email: breynolds@woodstockacademy.org
Phone: (860) 928-6575; ext. 1163