Sarah brings over 15 years of experience in policy, government and public affairs. Sarah recently relocated to Israel. Before joining Triventures, she served as the Chief Development Officer for the Israeli Innovation Center. In addition to these roles, she served as a mentor and advisor to Israeli start-ups.
She brings extensive experience in policy and governmental issues impacting the healthcare system and innovation. She was appointed by President Barack Obama to serve as an Assistant Administrator at the U.S. Small Business Administration (“SBA”). As a member of the agency’s senior leadership team, she developed and led programs helping businesses navigate the healthcare system, access business counseling, raise capital and scale their operations. Sarah designed and led numerous public-private partnerships, media campaigns and national programs with leading corporate consumer brands, leading think tanks and non-profit organizations.
Sarah is an experienced veteran of the U.S. political system, having served on the Presidential campaigns of Secretary Hillary Clinton and President Barack Obama, in addition to numerous state and local races. In these roles, she supported and coordinated efforts with elected officials, industry partners, community organizations and other stakeholders across the country.
She is a guest lecturer at Tel Aviv University’s Graduate Studies program and an alumni of the University of Colorado-Boulder.