Bess Armstrong Fiedler

Bess Armstrong Fiedler graduated from Brown University with a degree in Theatre Arts. She has worked as an actress in movies, television and theatre for over forty years. Her volunteer work includes The Elizabeth Glazer Pediatric Aids Foundation (she was part of the original group of volunteers) and the Cedars-Sinai Parent to Parent support group (she was a founding member). She has served as a trustee at The Bryn Mawr School, The John Thomas Dye School, Brentwood School and Park Century.


Bess is the daughter of two independent schoolteachers. She and her husband, John, have two sons: Luke and Chase. Chase attended Park Century for four years. He graduated from Bennington College in 2016 and is currently working towards a Master's degree in music technology at NYU.