Sharon Finley has been teaching visual art at Lake View High School since 2000. She received her B.A. at Loyola University Chicago and her M.A. in Interdisciplinary Art at Columbia College. She currently teaches Advanced Placement Studio Art: Drawing, Honors Drawing and Painting and Honors Art I. She believes that everyone can learn to draw and enjoys witnessing the moments when students make connections with their own creativity. She is very proud of her many students whom have graduated and gone off to college to pursue careers in visual arts and art education. When not teaching, Ms. Finley enjoys spending time with loved ones, seeing live music and printmaking.