Sarah is delighted to be joining the Miss CEO team as an Instructor for the Summer Leadership Academy and Leadership Bootcamp. She is passionate about teaching and inspiring young women to confidently work towards their academic and professional goals.
Sarah is currently pursuing a PhD in Chemistry at Stanford University, where she has been active in undergraduate teaching and organizing student-hosted seminars for the Chemistry Department. She graduated from Pomona College in 2013 with a B.A. in both Chemistry and German. Following graduation, Sarah combined her passion for science and love of language by accepting a Fulbright to pursue chemistry research in Mainz, Germany.
She then obtained her MPhil in Chemistry at the University of Cambridge, where she focused on detection of sub-surface pigments in works of art. While in Cambridge, she also volunteered at the annual Science Day and Twilight at the Museum events, as well as founded and ran a biweekly film night.
Sarah grew up in Anchorage, Alaska and Alexandria, Virginia. Outside of studies and research, she enjoys tennis, film, and exploring art museums.