Lea Saga graduated with an MSW in 2007 from the University of North Dakota and has undergraduate degrees in Political Science and Social Work. She has been working in the field as a Licensed Master Social Worker since that time. Areas of clinical interest include geriatric mental health, grief and loss, and adjustment issues across the life span. Lea has been an active member of NASW and completed ongoing training in the area of older adult mental health, bereavement, and anticipatory grief. Lea is married and has two children. She enjoys spending time with family and friends, reading, gardening and attending her kids activities. Lea was brought on as part of the social work department in 2020.