Sally Ventura

Sally has taught ELA in the Olean City School District for the past 22 years. Currently she teaches English 11 and English 12 sections, and she also adjuncts in the Education Department at St. Bonaventure University. She is a past-president of the New York State English Council and former assistant editor of The English Record. She and her husband have four daughters and two grandsons. Their youngest daughter, Grace, is graduating from high school this year and plans to attend Niagara University in the fall to study Theatre and English. Sally’s favorite authors are Mo Yan, Charles Portis, and Alison Lurie, and her favorite foods are hot fudge Sundaes with vanilla ice cream and hot fudge Sundaes with chocolate ice cream.