Sarah was born and raised in Baltimore County, and was deeply involved with JUFJ for several years before joining staff in 2022 — as a Jeremiah fellow, as a Co-Chair of the Maryland State Labor and Housing Justice Team, and as a member of the Maryland Core Team and the Baltimore Leadership Council. She studied Philosophy, Politics, and Economics at Scripps College in Claremont, CA, where she wrote her senior thesis on how parental leave and childcare policies impact working mothers and women’s economic security. Sarah spent a year in Jerusalem participating in the Israel Government Fellows program and working for the Israel Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs’ Department of International Relations. She previously worked at Adeo Advocacy where she served as a fundraising consultant for Maryland State and local Democratic candidates and elected officials. Sarah also serves on the board of Camp Louise Circle, the alumni organization for the Jewish sleepaway camp she attended and worked for many years. She enjoys dancing, making and drinking coffee, attending live concerts and musical theater performances, and saying “hi” to dogs.

Sarah uses she/her/hers pronouns.

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