Jessica Pechhold

Head of School



Jessica has an undergraduate degree in Social Studies Education from The Pennsylvania State University, a master's degree in School Improvement and Leadership from Goucher College, and a Certificate in Advanced Education Leadership from Harvard University.


She has experience teaching at the middle and high school level in public and independent schools. Her role prior to Head of School at Fusion Academy Newton was Middle School Principal at a K-12 independent international school.

Fun Facts and Hobbies

  • Lived in Japan and India
  • Active in her yoga practice
  • Loves cats, chocolate and walks on the beach