Sara oversees BSR’s portfolio of collaborative initiatives and advises companies on the advancement of inclusive business models. She currently directs the Global Business Coalition Against Human Trafficking (GBCAT) and the Healthy Business Coalition. She was involved in founding and directing the Global Impact Sourcing Coalition, which advocated for inclusive employment and good job opportunities for vulnerable workers across supply chains.
Previously, Sara worked at Business Call to Action, a multi-stakeholder platform of the United Nations Development Programme focused on inclusive business innovations in support of the Millennium Development Goals, recruiting and advising companies and social enterprises developing products and services to address the needs of low-income populations. She also worked at McKinsey and Company, consulting global companies and development organizations on projects related to strategy, corporate social responsibility, economic development, and philanthropy. Sara has also contributed to social and environmental justice programs in Latin America through the Inter-American Dialogue, the Sierra Club, and the Knight Center for Journalism in the Americas. She speaks English and Spanish.
Sara has a MBA from IE Business School in Spain and a BA in Plan II and Latin American Studies from the University of Texas at Austin.