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Grant Edwards

Grant Edwards

Assistant Director of College Counseling, Head Coach, Boys Varsity Cross Country, Assistant Coach, Girls Varsity Basketball
B.A., Princeton University
M.A., Dartmouth College
College Counseling, English

Grant Edwards joined Peddie's English Department in 2017. Edwards brings ten years teaching and coaching experience from St. Paul's School in New Hampshire. He is proud to serve on the Head's Advisory Committee, and as the faculty representative to the Board of Trustees. Edwards resides on campus and shares supervisory duty of Kaye North Dormitory. Grant became a part of Peddie's College Counseling Office in 2020, and works with juniors and seniors during their college searches, while also teaching freshmen in the interdisciplinary Humanities program.

Edwards is also varsity head coach for cross country and is an avid runner, running cross country and track in high school, and completing four half marathons. The cross country team won the coveted MAPL title in the fall of 2018 under his coaching. In addition, Grant is an assistant coach for girls varsity basketball.