Sarah joined MGP in December of 2022. She spent over 16 years in local government in positions ranging from GIS Technician to GIS Manager at the city, township, and county levels and has supported a wide range of local government departments including planning and zoning, engineering, utilities, emergency management, elections, schools, and recycling. Outside of government, she provided GIS support in the railroad industry. She earned a Bachelor of Science in Geography from Michigan State University and a Master of the Arts in Geography from the State University of New York at Albany. She is also a licensed educator. Sarah has lived in 9 states and loves to travel and explore new places. She is looking forward to exploring more of the upper Midwest and Chicagoland. Sarah taught Texas History to 7th graders for a year.