Marshall Carroll joins the Deerfield Academy faculty as the Director of the Library. Prior to Deerfield, Marshall spent ten years at Mercersburg Academy in Pennsylvania where he served as the Director of Library Services, as well as a history teacher and the SEARCH Coordinator for their global capstone program. Outside of the classroom, Marshall has led international trips to Ireland and Poland, coached wrestling and soccer (goalkeepers), and served as an advisor and dorm parent. Before Mercersburg, Marshall coached the varsity water polo and wrestling teams at The Pingry School in Martinsville, New Jersey, in addition to substitute teaching at a charter school in Trenton, New Jersey.
Marshall is a graduate of The Lawrenceville School, where he played varsity water polo and wrestled, and Rutgers University, where he majored in history and was a member of the crew team. Marshall has earned master’s degrees in Library and Information Science from Rutgers University and Independent School Leadership from the Klingenstein Center of Teachers College, Columbia University.
Marshall and his wife, Sara, and their daughter, Lillian, are avid travellers and readers. They are enjoying life as a family in the Pioneer Valley.