Before joining Protect Democracy, Sara was an Assistant Federal Public Defender in the District of Arizona’s Capital Habeas Unit, where she represented clients facing the death penalty. Previously, she was a fellow at the ACLU’s National Security Project. Before that, she represented low-income clients in Lawrence, MA. Sara served as a law clerk to the late Honorable A. Richard Caputo of the United States District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania. In law school, Sara interned for a democracy NGO in Nepal, for the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, and for the EPA. Sara received her J.D. from Columbia Law School and her A.B. from Brown University.