Beth Reaves


Beth Reaves was appointed President of the Washington School for Girls (WSG) in 2017, having previously worked as a school leader and administrator in the Philadelphia area. Prior to working in education, Beth spent a decade working in Corporate Marketing for a Fortune 50 company. Beth has a strong commitment to the education of girls, as a graduate of an all-girls high school herself. She believes in educational equity for young girls of color and works to provide a school environment where every girl can thrive and flourish.

Beth holds a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Accounting from Drexel University, an MBA from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania and a Doctorate in Business from the University of Phoenix. She is a Klingenstein Fellow in the Heads of Schools Program at the Teachers’ College, Columbia University, and on the Board of Trustees of the Association of Independent Schools Greater Washington, the NativityMiguel Coalition and the DC Public Library Foundation. She is also a member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority.