As the Catalyze Partnerships VISTA, Sarah conducts research on the higher education sector, develops marketing materials, assists current partners and supports the onboarding process with new partners. Prior to serving with College Possible, Sarah worked for the campus organization, Wom(x)n of Worth, at UNC as a Social Media and Marketing Program Assistant where she managed the organization’s social media accounts and designed a weekly newsletter. She also held multiple childcare jobs during her college career for local nonprofit organizations, public schools, and private residences. Through fostering partnerships with colleges so they may be better equipped to support students from low-income backgrounds, she hopes to increase degree attainment rates for these students.
Sarah earned a B.A. in Communication Studies with an emphasis in Interpersonal and Organizational Communication from The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.