Mr. Benjie Colberg
The Christ School community is delighted to welcome back Benjie Colberg as Director of Residential Life, starting with the 2019-20 school year. He will resume his roles as assistant coach for the varsity soccer and lacrosse teams.
After three years of work here, Mr. Colberg left in 2018 to take part in The Fellow Program, a nine-month leadership development and vocational discernment program through Trinity Presbyterian Church in Charlottesville, Va. In his first stint at Christ School, Mr. Colberg had been Assistant Director of Admission, a dorm parent and Head of House, Form Advisor, and Faculty Advisor to the Honor Council.
Mr. Colberg received a B.A. in Economics from Denison University in 2015. There, he was part of three conference-championship lacrosse teams, two of which reached the NCAA quarterfinals. Mr. Colberg captained the team his senior year.
Mr. Colberg likes to travel to visit friends and family, “any competitive game,” reading, watching University of Virginia basketball and Washington Redskins football, and photography. Mr. Colberg considers The Lord of the Rings Trilogy to be “the greatest movie trilogy of all-time.” Mr. Colberg lives in Hemlock House.