Meet Our Co-Founders
Dr. Evans was born in England in 1925, began a long career in pioneering cancer research at Boston Children’s Hospital, came to Philadelphia on invitation of C. Everett Koop (former US Surgeon General), changed the future of neuroblastoma at CHOP, opened the first Ronald McDonald House in Philadelphia (over 300 worldwide today), and is an accomplished equestrian and avid traveler. Now she is committed to seeing that a life-changing education is available for those most in need.
The Rev. Sean Mullen
Rector, Saint Mark’s Church
Since 2006, the Rev. Sean Mullen has served as the beloved rector of Saint Mark’s Church, Center City, Philadelphia. As one of the co-founders of St. James School and the President of the school’s Board, Father Mullen is the “soul” of St. James, ensuring we live out our Episcopal mission to be welcoming place to all. A renaissance man, Father Mullen enjoys horseback riding and singing with the Orpheus Club. A graduate of the College of William and Mary and the General Theological Seminary, he can often be found walking his dog Ozzie in Center City.