Sarah Turner is an artist and educator trained in the Northwest, refined in the Midwest and now based in Boston. She is the President of North Bennet Street School. Sarah has worked at the Cranbrook Academy of Art, the Rhode Island School of Design, the Oregon College of Art and Craft, and the State University of New York at New Paltz. She lectures widely, serves regularly as a guest critic, and was awarded a Fulbright Fellowship to the Netherlands to research Dutch contemporary applied art. She volunteers for a variety of cultural organizations, and currently serves as a Board Member of the Art Jewelry Forum and the Furniture Society.Sarah received a BA in sociology from Smith College and a Certificate in Metalsmithing + Jewelry from the Oregon College of Art & Craft. She earned an MFA in metalsmithing from Cranbrook Academy of Art.