Sarah Schmidt serves as project manager on several Mission Partners accounts, while also developing and driving smart communications strategies on her clients’ behalf. From helping raise national awareness about improving the odds for young people aging out of foster care to building greater appreciation for the importance of mathematics and STEM education in our nation’s schools and communities, Sarah knows how to dive in, quickly evaluate the issues that matter most to her clients, and create opportunities to help them move their missions forward.
One of Sarah’s key areas of focus is developing and implementing creative digital strategies to help her clients connect with key stakeholders and grow their social media presence. She guides clients about how best to leverage the increasing importance of social media as a communications vehicle, and has crafted successful digital campaigns to achieve their goals.
Previously, Sarah worked at University of Maryland’s Office of Sustainability and at Spectrum Science in public relations capacities, working on projects that varied from logo design to media relations. She is a graduate of the University of Maryland.