Mr. Saari joined the Middle School team in the winter of 2017. He has previously worked at two different schools in CPS. Mr. Saari is currently teaching Math and Science at Orozco. Before teaching, Mr. Saari was a financial banker in Detroit, Michigan. Mr. Saari earned his Bachelor’s Degree in kinesiology with a minor in economics from Michigan State University. When decided to make the transition to teaching, he earned his Master’s Degree in special education from DePaul University.
Mr. Saari grew up in Detroit, Michigan and spent time living in London, England. In his free time, Mr. Saari loves to travel. He has been to 18 countries and over 30 states. His lifelong goal is to travel to all 7 continents. Mr. Saari is also a huge sports fan. Mr. Saari loves to hike and swim in his free time