Mrs. Martindale comes to MLCA with many years of experience in the financial industry, including securities analyst positions at Deutsche Bank and Sanford Bernstein. She lived and worked in New York City and Munich before settling in the Philadelphia area. Throughout her life she has supported institutions that aim to give students from a wide range of backgrounds access to a high quality education. Prior to joining MLCA, Mrs. Martindale served for five years as Chair of the Development Committee for the French International School of Philadelphia’s Board of Directors. She was also President and Vice President of its Parents’ Association. Mrs. Martindale received her BA from Lehigh University in Economics and Asian Studies and a Master’s Degree in Medieval Literature from the University of Oxford. She embraces MLCA’s assertion that children are never too young to learn great things and is excited to be able to share her passion for literature with MLCA students in the after-school Poetry Club.