Sara is currently a Ph.D. candidate in mechanical engineering at Tufts University after graduating with a B.S. in mechanical engineering and a double minor in engineering education and engineering management in 2018. She is a National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellow, which supports her research at the Tufts Center for Engineering Education and Outreach (CEEO) on technological tools for hands on learning in educational settings.
During her undergraduate career at Tufts, Sara was an infielder for the Tufts softball team, which won a historic undefeated national championship in 2015. She was also a research assistant at the CEEO, where her work was focused on developing learning experiences and technologies to bring engineering into K–12 classrooms.