Sophie Klass grew up in Atlanta, Georgia. She attended Furman University in Greenville, South Carolina, where she studied politics & international affairs and German studies. While she was a student at Furman, Sophie was on the pre-law track. She studied German throughout high school and college. During college, she had the opportunity to study abroad in Berlin. This is her first year working as a teaching assistant in Austria. She will be working in two schools and looks forward to teaching this year in Vienna.