Born in Winnipeg, raised in Ontario, Sarita moved out West to complete her MFA at UVic in 1995.  Sarita's passions include making and teaching art, and she has been doing both actively over the past 22 years. Accepted to SFU in the Arts Education program, Sarita is working towards a PhD.  She is a member of an artists team called, GreenLight, a group dedicated to cultural collaboration.  This group has won 2 art competitions in 2017, installed in 2018.