Tendayi Peyton

Associate Director of Advancement Communications

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Tendayi Peyton graduated from Wellesley College in 2021 with a B.A. in cognitive and linguistic sciences and French. During her four years at Wellesley, she worked as the digital content student assistant in the Public Affairs and Communications department. Before taking on the role of associate director of advancement communications at Exeter in August 2022, she spent a year working as the marketing coordinator on the ad/sales team at Harvard Business Review.

Tendayi is passionate about providing value to people’s lives. She enjoys creating engaging content that motivates her audience to take action.

As a 2017 alumna of Deerfield Academy, she recognizes the impact that giving can have on a student’s experience, and she is inspired by Exeter’s determination to provide a unique education for its community.