Sarah Dawson Brooks, a native of Richmond, joined the Better Housing Coalition Board in 2023. Sarah is a vendor manager for Capital One concentrating in design, construction, and real estate. Prior to joining Capital One, Sarah worked in international development with a focus on agricultural market linkages. Sarah came to the BHC family in 2019, serving on the BHCyp (Young Professionals) board and becoming the yp Board Chair in 2022.
Sarah is passionate about promoting safe and affordable housing as a human right and hiking throughout the beautiful state of Virginia. She is a graduate of Rhodes College (BA, Religious Studies) and Emory University (MA, International Economics).