Director of IT and Analytics
Sara Fontana is the Director of Information Technology and Analytics at ACE of NEPA, where she has worked since 2010. As the Director of IT, Sara is responsible for leading and managing the organization’s information technology strategy and data-driven initiatives. She works closely with program directors and managers to ensure the smooth operation and maintenance of the agency’s technology systems and to identify opportunities for improvement and innovation.
Sara started at ACE as a pre-school teacher and then progressed into different roles within the agency using the first-hand experience she gained in the classroom. With experience in both education and information technology, Sara has been able to embody the mission of ACE of NEPA on multiple levels, combining her effective communication skills with her information technology expertise
In addition to her hands-on experience, Sara holds a M.S. in Instructional Technology from Wilkes University, a B.AS. in Information Technology from Keystone College, and multiple teaching certifications. Also, Sara holds a B.A. in Studio Art from Marymount Manhattan College and a data literacy credential through National Head Start. Sara is dedicated to using her skills and expertise to drive positive change through technology and is committed to staying up to date on the latest industry trends and developments to serve and inspire her co-workers as well as the clients they serve.