Name:          Karen Pace

Title:            2's and 3's  Head Teacher

Education:   Bachelor's Degree in Sociology, Gettysburg College


Karen Pace began working at FMRNS in 1999. She teaches the 2's and 3's and frequently substitutes in the 4/5 year old program and at summer camp. She has a Bachelor of Arts degree from Gettysburg College and has earned her CDA and Head Teacher status. 


Mrs. Pace has served as Chairperson of the FMRNS Council, Sunday School & Confirmation teacher at The Rowayton United Methodist Church, President of the Brien McMahon High School Parents Club, and currently serves as Chairperson of the RUMC Life & Ministry Council.


Some of her favorite children's books include Go, Dog, Go, Three Billy Goats Gruff, If I Were Your Bunny, Chicka Chicka Boom Boom, The Big Hungry Bear and Goodnight Moon. 


Her favorite saying is "Be kind, for everyone you know is fighting their own great battle". 


In addition to teaching children, Mrs. Pace enjoys gardening, cooking, music, relaxing at the beach and spending time with family & friends. She is amazed by life, very curious and loves learning new things. Mrs. Pace lives in Rowayton with her husband, Jerry, their 2 sons, Kevin, a recent graduate of UConn and Jimmy, a college junior, (both of whom attended FMRNS) and their dog, Daisy.