Wayne “Skip” Hanson ’59 is a pioneer in California’s Community Association industry and one of the authors of the Davis-Sterling Act, the body of California Civil Code statutes which govern common interest developments. For 16 years he has served as the Vice-Chair of the Professional Standards Committee of the California Association of Community Managers, and he is the principle author of the organization's Code of Ethics and Standards of Practice.
Hanson has held local, state and national positions in the Community Association Institute, a national organization dedicated to best practices in community association management, governance and law. He was a Commander in the United States Navy where he served in active duty for seven years and 22 years in the Naval Reserves.
In 2006, Hanson joined The Webb Schools’ Board of Trustees.
Eshaana Sheth ’10 describes her short film, "The Butter Knife" as "a snapshot of modern, intercultural dating." It has won Best Romantic Comedy at the Los Angeles Film Awards and Top Shorts online film festival so far.
In this fascinating article in The Atlantic, writer Jeffrey Selingo dives into the argument many economists, educators, and work-force development professionals are making today--our education in early life does not seem sufficient for the needs of our 21st century economy. The third wave, as he describes, will be one of continual training and education and retraining. Read more in The Atlantic.
Alumni, family and friends are invited to join Head of Schools Taylor Stockdale and special guests for three events this April in New York City (April 11), Philadelphia (April 12) and London, England (April 14).
Once again, Webb athletes had a strong showing across the board during the 2018 winter season. Led by WSC soccer, which finished the season League Champions and with a deep run into CIF, both VWS and WSC athletics posted very positive results. VWS Water Polo also finished its league play in second place.
“It is always great each season to not only see our athletes and teams be successful on the field of play, but to see them learn and grow as individuals and part of a community,” said Director of Athletics Steve Wishek.