Sarah assumed the role of Assistant Dean of Students on July 1, 2014. She joined the staff of the university in August 2013 as the Assistant Director for Spirituality, Service, & Social Justice. Before making her home in Tacoma, Sarah worked in residence life at the University of Portland & at Simmons College. She earned an M.A. in Gender & Cultural Studies from Simmons College, & a B.A. in Psychology & Women Studies from Seattle University.