Sara Anderson

Position title: ESL Instructor and Author

Sara Anderson is from a small town, Westby, in Wisconsin. She received her B.A. in Linguistics and Spanish from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 2004. Sara completed an M.A. in Second Language Studies from the University of Hawaii at Manoa and was working as an ESL professional at the University of Southern California when she suffered a nearly fatal stroke in 2009. This tragic event took her away from life as she had known it. Sara returned to her home in Wisconsin where she enthusiastically continues to participate in therapy and yoga in order to rehabilitate her body. She hopes to help save lives with the information provided in her book: Stroke: Overcoming my Worst Nightmare.