instructor・essay coach


Sigrid attended Yale University, where she studied Political Science and Visual Art. Since graduation, she has worked in journalism, politics, and community development. Sigrid is also a yoga teacher, sculptor, and writer. She loves living in the vibrant East Village, but takes frequent trips back to her native Western Massachusetts to make art and drive on dirt roads. In her spare time, you can find Sigrid spending time with friends and family, learning to play guitar, or watching obscure Sci-Fi TV shows. She is passionate about helping students build confidence and realize their full potential. 


Yale University, BA in Political Science


  • ACT / SAT Verbal

  • SAT Subject Test Literature

  • School Support Essay Writing, AP English Language & Composition, AP English Literature & Composition

  • College Essay Support

Favorite book Where to start?! The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao, by Junot Díaz; Slouching towards Bethlehem, by Joan Didion; Americanah, by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Dog Breed Alter Ego An easygoing pitbull (they are actually very cuddly creatures!)

Hidden Talent Welding metal into weird shapes!