Santarsiero recieved her BFA from Montserrat College of Art in 2010 with a concentration in Painting.  She has spect the past four years being active participant in the Montserrat community, as well as the Beverly art community.  She maintains her own private studio, where she is working on her latest body of work.  The most recent series focuses on the day-to-day anxietes, shared with a longing for a harmonious state of mind.