"We prepare students to engage in the world that is and to help bring about a world that ought to be."

Mark C. Doty ’86

Member of Brooklyn Meeting
Mark has served as the Director of the Upper School at Mary McDowell Friends School since 2015. In his over 20 years at Mary McDowell, Mark has been the Co-Director during the formation and first decade of the Middle School and taught language arts, history, Spanish and physical education. Mark received his Masters in Special Education at Bank Street College. He attended Brooklyn Friends and Friends Seminary, before attending Earlham College for his undergraduate. He is a member of the Brooklyn Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends.
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.

222 East 16th Street
New York, NY 10003
P: 212-979-5030
F: 212.979.5034
Friends Seminary — the oldest continuously operated, coeducational school in NYC — serves college-bound day students in Kindergarten-Grade 12.