Chris Pasternak

Teacher: Social Studies

About Me

Chris Pasternak grew up in Buffalo, NY. He attended SUNY Oswego from 1991-1995 where he earned a BA in Secondary Education for Social Science. In 2007, he graduated from George Mason with a MS in Curriculum & Instruction, and he earned a graduate certificate from American Public University in American History in 2015. He spent time teaching in Baltimore, MD and Allentown, PA before coming to Loudoun County in 2002. From 2002-2015, Mr. Pasternak taught at Broad Run and in the fall of 2015, he began teaching at Heritage HS. He has a wonderful family with his wife of eleven years and their two beautiful children, Isabella and Jackson.

This is Mr. Pasternak's 24th year of teaching High School.


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