Sarah is a manager of Data Policy and Trust where she advises multinational clients on technology policies ranging from digital trade and cross-border data flows to artificial intelligence, data portability, and intermediary liability.
Prior to joining Access Partnership, she worked with enterprise software companies to develop advocacy strategies and global policy solutions at BSA | The Software Alliance, where she supported and helped launch the Global Data Alliance. Before this, Sarah was a research associate at C&M International and served in the US Government with both the Office of the United States Trade Representative and the US Department of State.
Sarah is co-chair of the Technology & Digital Economy programme for the Association of Women in International Trade (WIIT). She holds a BA in International Studies from the University of Michigan and an MA in East Asian Politics and Security from the Walsh School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University. She spent two years living in Oita, Japan teaching English with the Japan Exchange and Teaching (JET) programme. She works in both English and Japanese.