Teacher / Mentor
Helen Sakkaris offers students guidance as an English teacher and mentor at Fusion Academy. She earned her Bachelor’s degree in liberal arts, with honors, from The American College of Greece, and her Master’s degree in philosophy, from San Francisco State University, where she graduated with a distinguished achievement award for academic excellence. She worked as a critical thinking instructor at San Francisco State, and later as an English tutor, Modern Greek language teacher, and K-12 substitute teacher. Currently, she works as a college preparation consultant on the weekends.
Helen loves the seaside, and frequently visits her favorite beaches in Santa Cruz and Capitola. She also enjoys learning foreign languages, even though she most often practices speaking them with, well, herself. She’s currently writing a book about romantic mishaps.