Katrina Parkhill, Board of Education

With three children in our public schools, I am fully committed to supporting a strong partnership between parents, town leaders, our community and the BOE. Leveraging my past business experience and knowledge of our schools, I will advocate for continued academic excellence, a positive school culture and innovation while ensuring sound fiscal management and responsibility to our taxpayers.

Board of Education Experience
• Appointed June 2017 to fill unexpired term of resigning member

Community Involvement
11-year resident of New Canaan
• Co-President, West School Parent Teacher Council
• Board Member, New Canaan Winter Club
• National Charity League, New Canaan Cares Liaison
• Girls Scheduler, New Canaan Lacrosse Association
• Board Member, First Presbyterian Nursery School
• Elder, Children’s Ministries, First Presbyterian Church of New Canaan
• Board Member, Newcomers Club of New Canaan

Education and Career
• University of Texas at Austin, B.S. Communications, 1991
• Pfizer Inc., Senior Manager, Lipitor Brand Marketing Team, Business Technology Manager, Worldwide Cardiovascular Team
• Deloitte Consulting, Healthcare Manager
• Andersen Consulting, Healthcare Analyst

Family
• Married 18 years to Homer Parkhill
• Three Children in NCPS:
– Ellie (12) – Saxe 7th Grader
– Celia (11) – Saxe 6th Grader
– Pierce (8) – West 3rd Grader