Patrice brings over 20 years of educational experience in museum settings and school classrooms throughout New York and Connecticut to her role as Educator at Grace Farms Foundation. She develops and presents daily pop-up talks for public audiences, school-based field trips, public and private tours, and early childhood programming.
Leveraging her background teaching natural sciences, Patrice researches and creates educational programs highlighting the work of our Nature Initiative. Her interactive displays and guided experiences focus on sustainability, human impact on earth systems, and in-depth examinations of the various elements found in Grace Farm’s 77-acre nature preserve.
Previously, Patrice was an Outreach Educator at the Bruce Museum in Greenwich, CT, responsible for presenting art and natural science programs for school students as well as adult continuing education. She also served as the Program Facilitator and Head Docent for the Greenwich Arts Council’s Traveling Art Program, an inquiry-based art appreciation program that reaches all elementary classrooms in the Greenwich Public Schools.
Patrice received a B.A. in Art History from Fordham University and an MA in Medieval Studies from Columbia University.