About Sarah

A native of Wilmington, Delaware, Sarah has been involved in politics and progressive advocacy for nearly half her life, including experience with the campaigns of former Governor Jack Markell and the late Attorney General Beau Biden.

Sarah came out as transgender in American University’s student newspaper while she was serving as the school’s student body president. She has become one of America’s most prominent advocates for equality, leading the fight for Delaware’s gender identity non-discrimination law, serving as a spokesperson for the nation’s largest LGBTQ advocacy organization, and making history with her address to the Democratic National Convention in 2016. 

Sarah’s has spent her life fighting for dignity, equality, and a level playing field for everyone – and now she’s taking that fight to Dover.