As an Assistant Dean, Sarah provides leadership to advance science and engineering strategic priorities on campus. Sarah came to Yale from the University of Colorado Boulder’s College of Engineering & Applied science where she served for six years. As an Associate Dean there, Sarah served as the college’s chief diversity officer, led enrollment management, and oversaw student programs.
Sarah believes that every child deserves an excellent education. She has worked in inner-city public schools, both as a teacher and as an administrator, and at the National Science Foundation, where she served as a AAAS Fellow. She has also worked in the admissions office of Amherst College, where she earned a B.A. in Chemistry. She holds a PhD from Yale University in chemical and environmental engineering.