Sarah joined the Office of Strategic Analysis as a Swensen Fellow in the summer of 2020. She graduated from Yale in 2020 with a PhD in Chemistry, where her thesis work focused on the discovery and validation of bacterial noncoding regulatory RNAs riboswitches. As a graduate student, Sarah was involved in student government and the Chemistry Department’s Diversity and Climate Committee. While on the Graduate and Professional Student Senate, she served as the Treasurer, Public Relations Chair, and Inspiring Yale Chair. In her free time, she enjoys playing water polo, trying out new recipes, and listening to live music. Sarah received her Bachelor of Science in Chemistry from Rhodes College.