Mr. Beaton joined the Choate Admission team in 2013 and has served as the chief enrollment manager since the fall of 2019. A graduate of Bates College with a Bachelor of Arts in psychology and a minor in education, he served as an admission counselor for Bates before joining the Choate Admission team in 2013. He credits a post-graduate year at the Loomis Chaffee School for his decision to pursue a career in boarding school education. Outside the admission office, Mr. Beaton has been an adviser in Archbold, a dorm for fourth and fifth form girls, and helps coach the varsity boys tennis team. When asked what makes Choate special, Mr. Beaton says, “Hands down, the students. Getting a front row seat to their growth and transformation at Choate is priceless. Seeing their energy, passion, and engagement makes me hopeful for the future as they will be our next leaders.” Mr. Beaton lives on campus with his wife, Freddi, and standard poodle, Tilly.