As a Senior Philanthropic Advisor for Strategic Philanthropy, Ltd., Sara is directly responsible for managing client and grantee partner relationships. As one of the lead advisors, she facilitates the strategic planning and implementation of philanthropic initiatives, conducts research and analysis for clients and ensures that a client’s philanthropic goals are met.
Sara brings 20 years of experience in philanthropy, city and state government, and the non-profit sector to her current role. Prior to joining the Strategic Philanthropy, Ltd., team, she led a division at the Chicago Department of Public Health responsible for providing high quality community health services to pregnant and parenting people, infants, and children across Chicago. Sara also served as Program Officer for Crown Family Philanthropies, managing the collaborative global health and disaster relief portfolios and advising family members on their individual giving.
Sara holds as Masters in Social Work from the University of Illinois and a Masters in Global Health from Northwestern University. As a social worker, Sara has extensive experience working with various non-profits providing direct support to individuals struggling with poverty, mental illness, interpersonal violence and incarceration.
Senior Philanthropic AdvisorEmail Sara Moffitt