Sarah Sojung Choe was born and raised in South Korea and came to America to obtain her BA in Psychology. After graduating, she proceeded to get her MA in English with a specialization in TESOL at Iowa State University. Sarah recently received her certification as a Korean instructor from the Training Program at Seoul National University. Sarah has worked tutoring Korean students in English and as an interpreter helping English-speaking clients in medical and financial organizations communicate with Korean customers. Her experiences abroad, education in the U.S., and fellowship with her colleagues in a variety of fields have given her a cross-cultural perception and deep understanding of others and their cultures. In addition to teaching for Speak!, Sarah teaches at the Korean church in Charlottesville. In her free time, Sarah enjoys playing golf, listening to music, playing with her dog, and spending time with her family and friends.