Sarah Morningred joined the Volcker Alliance in March 2019. As Communications Assistant, Ms. Morningred helps develop the Alliance’s print and digital media strategy to promote awareness of the Alliance’s brand and mission.
Before working at the Alliance, Ms. Morningred graduated from California Polytechnic State University in San Luis Obispo with her Bachelor of Arts in English and minors in Psychology, Linguistics, Spanish, and Women’s and Gender Studies. During her four years at Cal Poly, she worked as the Communications Manager in the campus Veterans’ Center, where she strengthened her skills as a communications professional and recognized her passion for advocating for underserved populations. Ms. Morningred also served as a “Poly Rep” University Ambassador, where she was elected to serve on the Executive Board as Communications and Publicity Chair. As a Poly Rep, Ms. Morningred gave campus tours and traveled around California to deliver presentations to youth about Cal Poly and the importance of pursuing higher education.
Among other positions, Ms. Morningred has also worked for the Cal Poly Office of Admissions, taught English in Spain, and was a proud member of the Cal Poly Mustang Marching Band, where she played the cymbals. She was born and raised in Southern California and now resides in Brooklyn.