Sara Hendery

Communications Coordinator, IPM Innovation Lab

Virginia Tech

Education: M.F.A., Creative Writing, Columbia College Chicago; B.F.A., Creative Writing, English, University of North Carolina Wilmington

Sara Hendery holds a Master’s degree in Creative Nonfiction from Columbia College Chicago, where she also taught and tutored college-level writing, and wrote a Master’s thesis on the subjects of women and water. In the past, she has worked as a Journalism teacher, an assistant editor of a literary magazine, and a contributing writer for a university magazine. A piece of her published writing was recently recognized as a 2017 Notable Best American Essay.