Sandra M. Fatmi is the Executive Director for the Institute of Experiential Education. Sandra has been residing in Orlando, FL for the last 12 years. Sandra holds a Bachelors Degree in Business Administration and Management from Adelphi University. Sandra plans to attend graduate school as she continues to lead the United Foundation of Central Florida, Inc. a 501 C3 Nonprofit Organization that was formed in 2014 to bridge the gaps in our family, educational, and mentoring needs in our community using a holistic approach.
Contact Information: Executive Director Email: Sfatmi@Julienserranooneil.com Phone:
Institute for Experiential Education
Institute Background: Founder & President Julien M. Serrano-O’Neil at a very young age, had shown immense dedication to the servitude of his community and expressed a passion for its growth. This is what lead to the creation of this institute to help mentor students, community organizations, and business leaders and to encourage service to the community through services-learning initiatives and mentorship programs.
Institute Mission: The Institute for Experiential Education’s mission is to perpetuate a culture of service in our community through service-learning initiatives and mentorship.
Institute Objectives: Connecting community organizations to businesses, educational institutions and their students to learning with hands-on community engagement. Service-Learning enhances skills, addresses critical community issues, and builds individuals capacities to be changemakers in their local, national and global communities.
Service Learning provides what students are looking for: Applied learning experiences, job networking, and personal relevance to their coursework. Services to students, community organizations, and businesses include, personal support in class and onsite, online project registration and evaluations, handouts to guide student-community-initiated projects, leadership opportunities, training, and jobs, evaluations and focus groups to empower participants voices, transcript notation for service learning, and information on local, national, and international service opportunities.