Ms. Pezel teaches 5th and 6th grade Orchestra at Bristol Bay Elementary School and Grande Reserve Elementary School in Yorkville, Illinois. She has been playing violin since she was in 3rd grade, and learned the viola, cello, and bass as she went through school. She graduated from Northern Illinois University with a Bachelor's degree (cum laude) in Music Education.
She plays on an ice hockey team as a left wing on Sundays, loves to cook (especially spicy food), loves Spider-man, and has a cat named Leo who she lives with. She has seven siblings, most are older and one is younger.
Sara also is very involved in music by performing in concerts throughout the year with her rock band, Fade Resort. She also performs in community orchestras, and as a solo violinist.