Sara is originally from Racine, Wisconsin. She received her undergraduate degree in International Relations and Political Science, with an emphasis in Environmental Policy. She studied abroad one semester in Copenhagen, Denmark, focusing on international environmental policy. After graduation she moved to Eugene, Oregon to study Law at the University of Oregon, where she completed the environmental law certificate program, and also served as Articles Editor for the Journal of Environmental Law and Litigation.
In her free time she hikes, golfs, reads, and has recently taken up running.
She also serves on the Board of Directors for Yakima Volunteer Attorney Services as President. She is active in Junior League of Yakima.
Licensed since 2002
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Washington Defense Trial Lawyers||N/A||2011 - Present|
|Washington State Bar Association, Legislative Committee||N/A||2010 - Present|
|Washington State Association of Municipal Attorneys||N/A||2009 - Present|
|Yakima County Bar Association||N/A||2003 - Present|
|Washington State Bar Association||N/A||2003 - Present|
|Oregon State Bar||N/A||2002 - Present|
|Journal of Environmental Law and Litigation||Expanding Public Participation in Environmental Justice: Methods, Legislation, Litigation and Beyond||2002|
|University of Oregon School of Law||Law||J.D.||2002|
|University of Minnesota, Twin Cities||International Relations and Political Science||B.A.||1999|