Karen McNicoll


RTM member




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