Fuqua names new Head of Upper School

Published 9:01 am Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Fuqua School welcomes a new member of the administrative team for the 2016-2017 school year, Alexander Huggard, Head of Upper School.   

Huggard was the high school head and college guidance counselor for Eastbrook Academy in Milwaukee. There he led the high school through a period of growth and the accreditation process.

Huggard has extensive experience teaching at the university level and received awards and scholarships including Departmental Dissertation Fellowship recipient, Ignatius Fellowship, Phi Alpha Chi award and Byington Scholar. 

He is knowledgeable in several languages including advanced knowledge of Greek and Latin as well as reading knowledge of Hebrew, French and German. 

Huggard received his Bachelor’s degree from Wheaton College with a double major in Christian Education and Theology and holds a Master’s degree from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary in Massachusetts. He received his Doctor of Philosophy in Religious Studies with an emphasis on Historical Theology from Marquette University. 

Huggard is married to Karen Mineau Huggard and they have three children, Cullen, Christian and Joshua.