Strategic Policy Director | she/her
Sara is a lawyer and climate policy strategist. As the Strategic Policy Director with MNIPL, she will work with congregations, communities, and policymakers to equitably achieve zero greenhouse gas emissions across Minnesota’s economy on a timeline that will make a difference.
Between 2017 and 2022, Sara served as the Advocacy Director at the Minnesota Environmental Partnership. There she worked with other coalitions on climate, energy, water, soil health, pollinator, mining, and transit issues. Sara previously worked as a policy assistant to Susan Gaertner at the Ramsey County Attorney's Office.
Sara grew up in Nebraska. She went to St. Olaf College where she met her husband Doug. Sara plays the cello, likes to sing in large groups, and enjoys cooking with her family.
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