Sarah is a graduate of the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, recently earning a Masters in Regional Planning and Masters of Science in Sustainability Sciences. Prior to BDCC, she has spent several years as a research associate with the UMass Center for Economic Development, as well as working as a maker space coordinator in Springfield, MA and a project manager at a Community Development Corporation in Cleveland, OH.

Currently, Sarah manages the Southern Vermont Economy Project which provides capacity and capacity-building opportunities for communities and nonprofits in Southern Vermont. Additionally, Sarah runs the Town Funding process. In her free time, she plays ultimate frisbee, canoes, hikes, and gives her dog lots of pets.

Sarah is from Cleveland, Ohio but now calls New England her home. She currently lives in Brattleboro, VT  with her husband and their two dogs Rodeo and Millie, and enjoys doing her part in lowering the median age of the region.


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