Clarissa Farr

Global Advisory Board

Clarissa Farr was high mistress of St Paul’s Girls’ School in London, one of the U.K.’s leading secondary schools, and was previously principal of Queenswood School. She is currently a fellow of Winchester College and a governor of the Royal Ballet School, and was one of the founding members of the board of the African Gifted Foundation. She is a trustee of the British Museum. Clarissa is also a former president of the Boarding Schools Association and chairman of the Girls’ Schools’ Association. She read English literature at university and has taught in six schools: five in the U.K. and one in Hong Kong. She received her B.A. in English literature and M.S. in modern fiction and critical approaches from the University of Exeter.