Sara served 11 years in the Army National Guard as a broadcast journalist and deployed to Mosul, Iraq in 2004 and Guantanamo Bay, Cuba in 2008. She holds a bachelor’s degree in psychology from the University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee. Post-graduation, she worked as a federal technician and government contractor in public affairs, reintegration and sexual assault prevention for the Wisconsin Army National Guard. Sara is a 2014 IAVA Storm the Hill Alumnae.
Sara has spent her post-military career in community and public relations in Texas and Wisconsin.