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Bancroft Farrar Greene

Bancroft Farrar Greene was American headmaster, counselor. Rockefeller fellow Fund for Theological Education, 1965.


  • Greene, Bancroft Farrar was born on December 9, 1941 in Hartford, Connecticut, United States. Son of William Ainsworth and Florence May (Gledhill) Greene.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Amherst College, 1964. Master of Arts in Teaching., Yale University, 1966. Master of Divinity, Virginia Union School Theology, Richmond, 2000.

      Doctor in Ministry, Virginia Union School Theology, Richmond, 2001.


    • Fellow Yale Divinity School, New Haven, 1964-1965. Director college guidance Webb School California, Claremont, 1966-1969. Assistant to the head Loomis Chaffee School, Windsor, Connecticut, 1969-1975.

      Headmaster Hathaway Brown School, Cleveland, 1975-1978, First Baptist Church School, Shreveport, Louisiana, 1978-1984. Executive secretary South Carolina Independent Schools Association, Columbia, 1985-1987. Executive director Virginia Association Independent Schools, Richmond, 1987-1990.

      Headmaster Good Shepherd Episcopalian School, 1990—1999, retired, 1999. Lecturer Amos Fortune Forum, Jaffrey Center, New Hampshire, 1984. Member advanced placement task force Virginia Department Education, 1989, Legislation Task Force for High School Dropout Prevention, 1989-1990.


    • Editor (newsletter) South Carolina Independent School Bulletin, 1985-1987.


    Denomination: Presbyterian


    President Cleveland Council Indiana Schools, 1976-1977, Northwest Louisiana Mental Health Association, Shreveport, 1984-1985. President Yale Club Virginia, 1993-1994. Secretary Southern Baptist Association Christian Schools, Nashville, 1980-1982.

    Board trustees Shreveport Symphony, 1983-1986. Chairman substance abuse free environmental Chesterfield, Virginia, since 2005. Treasurer Virginia Treatment Center Children, advisory board, since 1993.



    Jogging, choral singing, tennis, antique cars.


    • Married Janet Susan Van der Eb, June 26, 1965. Children: William Ainsworth II, Christiaan Van der Eb Greene.
    • father: William Ainsworth Greene
    • mother: Florence May (Gledhill) Greene
    • spouse: Janet Susan Van der Eb
    • children: William Ainsworth II Greene
    • Christiaan Van der Eb Greene
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    Born December 9, 1941
    (age 75)