Assistant Dean, Community Based Programs
As the Center’s Assistant Dean for Community Based Programs, Sarah is responsible for encouraging and supporting MIT student civic engagement, volunteerism, and philanthropy, with a focus on local and national service. Sarah manages intensive civic engagement programs on campus and in the United States and develops and maintains relationships with local community agencies to foster student engagement.
Sarah is passionate about working with communities to forge partnerships that address social problems and advance universal human rights. For the past ten years, Sarah has worked with a variety of nonprofits, international NGOs, and institutions to serve marginalized populations and promote individual and community health in the United States and abroad. Sarah received her BA in International Studies, MSW in Clinical Social Work, and MA in Pastoral Ministry from Boston College. She also holds a graduate certificate in Human Rights and International Justice and is a Licensed Certified Social Worker in the state of Massachusetts.