Sarah Edwards

Sarah Edwards is one of three Registered Drama Therapists in Tennessee and is the creative director and manager of Advocacy Through the Arts at Friends Life Community. The program allows individuals with disabilities to tell their stories through diverse media, filmmaking, performance, visual arts, dance, and storytelling.

Sarah completed her bachelor’s degree in theatre from Belmont University, master’s degree from Kansas State University and is registered through the North American Drama Therapy Association. She has been a performing arts specialist at Friends Life Community since 2012 and is the visionary behind Advocacy Through the Arts because of her belief that individuals with disabilities have a powerful story within and deserve the opportunities that allow them to maximize their power, purpose, and self-expression.