Sarah is a long-time advocate for thriving, diverse communities with over fifteen years experience working with immigrant and refugee communities. Prior to joining USAHello, Sarah worked in the refugee and immigrant integration field in various capacities from a case manager helping newly arrived refugees access basic needs, to a BIA Accredited immigration legal services provider to starting and directing a refugee resettlement program in Greensboro, NC for several years. In her most recent role in the sector, Sarah worked at the national level for CWS Immigration & Refugee Program leading a network of direct resettlement offices. Sarah serves on Refugee Council USA’s board of directors as Treasurer and on the steering committee for the Center for Refugee Inclusion and Excellence in Resettlement.
She has a B.A. in International Relations from Boston University, a Certificate in Non-Profit Management from High Point University and is a graduate of the Center for Creative Leadership’s Executive Director’s Academy.