Sabelyn came to Front Steps as a volunteer in 2006 and joined the Board of Directors some years later. Her focus is on finding creative, constructive programming and viable housing solutions. Sabelyn, a native Austinite, received a BA in Biology from the University of Texas at Austin and an M. Div. from Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary. She is currently the Learning Architecture Director for 9-12 Science at Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.