Lead Teacher, Sara McIntosh

Sara McIntosh was born in Charlotte NC. She graduated from Converse College, where she was an NCAA athlete, with a major in psychology and minor in business administration. She now calls Polk County, NC, home. She enjoys hiking with her dog Tator Tot.

She interned with HopeReach through college and now is excited to be a line therapist and assistant teacher full time. She is passionate about mental health. She also works at CooperRiis Healing Community, in Asheville, NC, on the weekends. Sara has five years of experience at CooperRiis, working with adults with mental health challenges. 

Sara also fills her time with rock climbing, horseback riding, and hanging out with friends.