Eileen Sandberg has lived in Newton since 1994, and her five children are all graduates of the Newton Public Schools. Eileen has been active in the Newton Community in many ways, including volunteering at each of her children’s schools and serving for 10 years on the board of the Newton Parent Advisory Council for Special Education, chairing the board for four years. Professionally, Eileen is a project coordinator and trainer for the Federation for Children with Special Needs in Charlestown. Eileen holds a bachelors degree in biology from the University of Chicago, an MBA from Boston University, and an MS in Public Health and a PhD from Harvard University. She currently serves as a member of the Newton Commission on Disability and the advisory board of the Eliot Clubhouse.