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Buxton Midyette

Member of 15th Street Meeting
Buxton is the Vice President of Marketing in the New York office for Supima, the promotional brand of the U.S. Pima cotton industry. His background includes working as a Strategy Consultant specializing in retail and apparel for Kurt Salmon Associates (KSA). Previous to working at KSA, Buxton was the Director of Latin American Operations for the U.S. cotton industry. Buxton has an M.B.A. from the Wharton School of Business, an M.A. in International Studies from the University of Pennsylvania and a B.A. in Economics and Latin American Studies from the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. He attended Westtown Friends in West Chester, PA. Buxton lives with his wife and three daughters in Lower Manhattan where he is involved in community activities and is an active advocate for public education. Buxton is a member of 15th Street Meeting and serves on the Budget & Collections Committee.
Friends Seminary actively promotes diversity, equity, inclusion, and anti-racism in all its programs and operations, including admissions, financial aid, hiring, and all facets of the educational experience. To form a community which strives to reflect the world’s diversity, we do not discriminate on the basis of race or color, religion, nationality, ethnicity, economic background, physical ability, sex, gender identity or expression, or sexual orientation. Friends Seminary is an equal opportunity employer.

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Friends Seminary — the oldest continuously operated, coeducational school in NYC — serves college-bound day students in Kindergarten-Grade 12.