Sara earned her degree in Spanish and International Studies from Longwood University. During her college years, she studied at the Universidad de Belgrano in Buenos Aires, Argentina, where she developed a special interest in the Porteño culture. Sara has also spent time traveling to Spanish speaking countries and doing mission work in Central America. Upon graduating Sara began working at the International School of Charlottesville where she taught Spanish to four and five year old students in an immersion style classroom. Sara also worked as a ski instructor at Wintergreen, where she taught children from 3-12 years old. This year, aside from working at Speak!, she also teaches Spanish full time at Buford Middle School. In her free time, Sara enjoys traveling, running, practicing yoga and cooking foods from many different cultures.