Sara Guren

Visual Art Specialist


Sara received her degree in Psychology from the University of Michigan in 2000.  She began working with adolescents both during her time at Michigan and afterwards as a backpacking trip leader in the Western U.S. and British Columbia wilderness’ for a teen adventure company, Adventures Cross Country.  She then went on to work and travel in New Zealand, Ski Patrol in Lake Tahoe California, and earn her certificate in Photography in two summers at the Rocky Mountain School of Photography in Missoula, Montana. She completed the AMI Orientation to Adolescent Studies in 2010 and has served as an art specialist for Creative Expression classes both at Hershey and Marin Montessori School in California.  In addition to teaching photography at Marin Montessori School she and her husband became house parents for their boarding program for a year. She and her family returned to Ohio last year and as a Hershey Montessori graduate, Sara is thrilled to be able to join the staff on the Farm as well as to have her two girls enrolled at the Concord Campus.

Sara’s interests include trail running, art art and more art, gardening outside with her kids and curling up on the couch with a good book and a cup of tea.