Sara is a first-year joint degree candidate at Yale with a focus on the intersection of energy systems and entrepreneurship. Prior to coming to Yale, Sara worked as an energy engineer for Jacobs Engineering on projects around the world including energy efficient building and power plant design, utility master planning and demand side management.
Sara holds a BS in civil engineering with a focus on designing and implementing sustainable solutions for the next generation of infrastructure. She believes that designing for sustainability is a multi-faceted approach that carefully balances resource availability, environmental impacts and economics. Sara grew up in Boston, but has spent the last five years in Austin, TX, and as such, she is an avid fan of BBQ competitions and live music.