Meghan Murphy Gould



An alumna of FPNS, Meghan Murphy Gould is the Music teacher at the school. A lifelong musician and dancer, she has a B.A. in English from Bucknell University with minors in Music and Secondary Education.


After a career in fashion marketing, she was thrilled to return to her true passion—teaching music. Meghan enjoys and encourages children's innate love of song, rhythm, and movement. She lives in New Canaan with her husband and two children, both of whom attended FPNS. 

Marie Pinchbeck


Marie believes that every day is a new adventure when you are working with preschool children. She loves how eager they are to learn and loves teaching them new skills, which she has been doing at FPNS since 2003. Prior to joining the FPNS staff, she spent 31 years as a public school kindergarten teacher at the Cos Cob School in Greenwich and West School and Center Schools in New Canaan.

Marie lives with her husband and Maine Coon Cat, Sassy, in Ridgefield. She loves to read, garden, and travel. She holds a Masters degree in reading.

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