Sara is an MBA candidate at Harvard Business School. Previously, Sara spent five and a half years at the William J. Clinton Foundation. She was a founder and served as Chief Strategy Officer of the Clinton Climate Initiative, a program that works with governments and businesses worldwide to reduce their carbon emissions. Sara helped conceive and launch the initiative, started up global field operations, and eventually managed over 100 employees across 30 countries as well as relationships with government, corporate, and donor partners. She also served as Chief of Staff to the Chairman of the Foundation’s international development initiatives.
Sara has a long term career interest in public service. She is especially interested in how governments can help the private sector realize its full potential to innovate in areas that address critical social issues. This past summer, Sara interned in strategy at CVS Caremark, working to identify growth opportunities related to digital innovation in healthcare delivery.
Sara enjoys live music, sports, outdoor adventures, photography, and international travel. To date, she has traveled to 64 countries. She has seen indie rock shows from Oslo to Tokyo and has watched New York Jets games in sports bars, fully clad in team uniform, from Addis Ababa to Melbourne.