Sara graduated summa cum laude from Northeastern Illinois University, with a BA in History and Secondary Education. She went on to earn her MFA in Creative Writing from Antioch University Los Angeles.
Upon earning her BA, Sara went on to teach English in underserved community high schools in Chicago and Phoenix, where she worked with students to discover their voices as a means of expression and to affect change. Moving to Los Angeles, she taught composition and communication skills to future chefs at Le Cordon Bleu before joining the team at Fusion Pasadena.
Fun Facts and Hobbies
- Has 3 dogs, 3 cats, 4 turtles, and 5 koi
- First novel, A Sigh For Life's Completion, published in 2009
- Second novel in progress!