Sara is the parent of an ICS student. She holds a Masters in Art and Art Education from Columbia University’s Teachers College. She is a practicing artist and has taught art for several years in New York. Before focusing on her teaching and art practices, she worked at Torrisi Design Associates, a New York City graphic design and communications firm. She co-founded and served on the Board of Directors for The Mentoring Tree Foundation, a foundation with the mission of providing expanded educational opportunities to underprivileged and under-served youth. Sara’s daughter is in the inaugural Kindergarten class at ICS. She and her husband are raising their two children in Prospect Heights.