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Sara Vanderwood

Sara VanderwoodSara joined MSS in 2011 as a government affairs consultant. Previously, Sara spent 11 years working for the Maine Senate Republican Office, including the last year as Chief of Staff. In addition to serving as a trusted political and strategic advisor to Maine leaders, Sara has served as a key aid on numerous public policy issues ranging from health care, to energy and telecommunications, to education, to taxation, and to the environment. She is a well-known and well-respected part of the team that engineered the 2010 Republican victories in the Maine Legislature and uses her experience to guide MSS’ lobbying and political efforts at the state and federal level. Sara provides a wide range of legislative and lobby services for businesses, educational institutions, regulated entities, and non-profit organizations. She also assists clients in community outreach and grassroots/grasstops efforts. When she is not working in the legislative or campaign arena, Sara lives in Oxford where she spends much of her time with her sled dogs, running cross-country, and bike riding in the Maine backwoods.

For more information about Sara, visit her biography here.