Our Team

Sarah Mandala
Executive Director

Sarah Mandala received a BA in English from New England College in 1996 and a MA in Arts Education from the University of New Mexico in 2005. After serving as an AmeriCorps member in Albuquerque and teaching in various community programs, she taught English and Fine Arts to all grade levels in diverse schools. In addition to teaching, Sarah has developed and supported educational programming for various nonprofits and is a ceramic artist. She started at ARTsmart as Program Director 2019 and became ARTsmart’s Director in March 2020.

ARTsmart fulfills its mission with much support from our engaged board members. Recruitment of additional team members will begin this summer.