Sara works on the grantmaking programs and supports grantseekers at the Just Transition Fund. Prior to joining JTF, she served as the Programs Manager for the Charlottesville Area Community Foundation where she was responsible for all of the small grant programs, as well as supporting special initiatives of the Foundation. Sara is an Initiatives of Change Community Trustbuilding Fellow and has a diverse nonprofit background in outreach, community engagement, and direct services. Sara holds a B.A. in English Literature and Anthropology from the College of William & Mary. She lives in Virginia with her fiancé, Jesse and rescue dog, Luna Kai.