Darien Representative Town Meeting: Karen McNicoll
Retired (former teacher)
Oxford High School, Oxford UK
St Gabriel’s College, University of London UK
MA in Art of Teaching, Sarah Lawrence College
Most important issue: Maintaining a fiscally sound education budget while ensuring continued high educational standards and broad program offerings. Keeping productive and cordial relations between the RTM and the Board of Education.
Other issues: Policies affecting provision of affordable housing in the town; policies/programs concerned with the needs of seniors living in Darien; support for maintenance and expansion of Darien’s parks and open spaces.
Family: Husband and 3 adult children (2 graduated form Darien High School), 2 grandchildren.
Other memberships: Member of the RTM Education Committee; member of the Greenwich Choral Society