Missy Savard,  a longtime member of the Silvermine Guild of Artists in New Canaan, Connecticut and a member of the Wilson Avenue Loft Artists in Norwalk, has exhibited extensively at various art centers throughout the US and has won numerous awards for her paintings. A graduate of Fairfield University in Fine Arts, she currently administers Art Partners Outreach for Silvermine Arts Center placing curriculum enriched studio art classes into targeted urban schools. Inspiring creativity and building community while promoting education, Savard hopes to help transform the education of under-resourced students.