Head of School
As the Head of School for Fusion Academy Walnut Creek, Sarah oversees all campus operations in effort to foster a supportive, creative, and adaptive learning environment for all students and staff.
Sarah has worked with Fusion since 2013. Previous to this role she held the title of West Coast Regional Director of Operations where she supported fifteen Fusion schools across California. Prior to joining Fusion’s regional team Sarah held several administrative positions at Fusion Academy Marin, ultimately leading their academic programming as the Assistant Director from 2015-2016.
Sarah has worked in alternative education for over seven years. Previous to her time at Fusion, Sarah managed the academic support services for the San Francisco Art Institute, which involved hiring, training and supporting the tutoring staff for the Liberal Arts Department at the University. In addition, Sarah was a curriculum writer and instructor for college preparatory art programs in San Francisco.
Sarah holds two master’s degrees from the San Francisco Art Institute and a Bachelor’s degree from Western University, Canada. Born and raised outside of Toronto, Sarah has called the Bay Area home since 2010.