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English educator

Karen Ann O'Kane, American English educator. Camp counselor Catholic Service Organization, South Bronx, New York, 1987. Member Modern Language Association, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

O'Kane, Karen Ann was born on October 7, 1961 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of Cornelius Joseph O'Kane and Catherine Joan Keary.

Education

Bachelor magna cum laude, Temple University, 1985. Master of Arts, Carnegie Mellon University, 1988. Doctor of Philosophy, Carnegie Mellon University, 1998.

Career

Academy advisor Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, 1987-1990, instructor, 1986-1998, study skills tutor, 1995-1997. Adjunct instructor University Pittsburgh, 1990-1993. Curriculum writer Education Management Corporation, Pittsburgh, 1998-1999.

Assistant professor English Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro, since 1999. Instructor, teacher assistant H. John Heinz School Public Policy and Management, Carnegie Mellon Institute, summers 1989-1994.

Membership

Camp counselor Catholic Service Organization, South Bronx, New York, 1987. Member Modern Language Association, Phi Beta Kappa.

Connections

Married Thomas Leonard Martin, June 15, 1996.

father:
Cornelius Joseph O'Kane

mother:
Catherine Joan Keary

spouse:
Thomas Leonard Martin