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Sarah Montgomery

Assistant Director, Experiential Education
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Before coming to UK, Sarah worked in Residential Life at The George Washington University in Washington, D.C. where she also earned a Master’s in Higher Education Administration. Sarah studied abroad in Nice, France and Tokyo and Kyoto, Japan.

Prior job that shaped her:

Although every job she has had shaped her in different and impactful ways, her favorite position was Executive Education Intern for Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies. There she learned how to work autonomously to support her team, think creatively on how to program for diverse audiences, and the importance of the attention to details in one’s work.

How she would describe yourself:

A lifelong learner and researcher. She has worked to actively push herself out of her comfort zone.

What she enjoys doing outside of work:

Yoga, Skiing, and Traveling.

A goal in life: 

Passionate about encouraging others to think critically and make meaningful connections, she looks forward to meeting with any student ready to adventure either locally or nation-wide.

Fun Fact:

She started learning to play the cello when she moved to Lexington, KY in October, 2015.