Karen Holmes is in her second year as Vestry Clerk. She has been a member of Christ Church Tashua for 14 years, and on the Vestry and/ or Search Committee over the last 12 years. She has also been leading the Church school program for the last 3 years and has been a teacher since her kids were young and attending the program. Karen was born and raised in the Episcopal Church. The Church has always played an important role in her life as a youth and adult, always seeking leadership roles as God calls her. She is also an RN at Yale New Haven Hospital in Pediatrics. She has a loving and supportive husband John, and two children William, 18 years old, and Sara, 14 1/2 years old. The family are active members, contributing as Acolytes, Readers, Counters, Greeters, and Sunday school assistants/ Teachers. Christ Church Tashua has played an important role in the lives of her family.