Sarah has a deep commitment to community service. She founded the HousingWorks Culinary Arts Program at Urban Ministry Center and as part of that, teaches cooking classes to HousingWorks residents once a month. She also serves on the board of Community Link, is a member of the Wingate University Planned Giving Advisory Council and volunteers for Safe Alliance. Internally she serves on the Dixon Hughes Goodman Charlotte Market United Way/Philanthropic Leadership Team.
A native of New York City, she graduated cum laude from Duke University with a BA degree in Economics. A dedicated Blue Devil, Sarah regularly interviews prospective students for Duke’s Alumni Admissions Program and serves on the Steering Committee of the Duke Charlotte Women’s Forum.
In 2012 Sarah became a proud member of Leadership Charlotte, Class 34, and she continues to stay involved by volunteering on the Alumni Committee. In 2014 she joined Women Executives Charlotte.
Most recently, Sarah was appointed by the board of county commissioners to serve on the Women’s Advisory Board of Mecklenburg County.
In her spare time, Sarah studies Krav Maga, a form of hand-to-hand combat and self-defense favored by the Israeli Special Forces, and she is commissioner of her fantasy football league.