Born and raised in New Jersey, Sara graduated from Dartmouth College in 2010 with a dual degree in English and Geography. She then spent two years working as a consultant at a boutique marketing strategy firm in New York. There, she was involved in conducting qualitative research and developing branding and positioning recommendations for a wide range of for- and non- profit clients. Sara worked on projects in the food and beverage, grocery, entertainment, pharmaceutical, and luxury goods industries.
In addition to the MSRED, Sara is pursuing a Master’s degree in City Planning at MIT. Her interests lie at the intersection of environmental planning and real estate development, with particular focus on large, complex public-private partnerships.