Lead, Communications and Community Engagement
Sarah Blas is a Staten Island resident , mother of six beautiful children and non profit professional with a background in social sciences, community organizing and communications, she brings a social justice lens to all her work. As the Founder and Executive Director of Staten Island Therapeutic Gardens she leads the fight for food sovereignty across Staten Island. She serves as the Director of Health and Wellness of House of Community, Baituljamaat and the Director of Diversity Equity and Inclusion for Staten Island Women Who March. She currently works as Lead Consultant with MindOpen Learning, a social justice organization leading Diversity, Equity and Inclusion initiatives across NYC. In her spare time she can be found advocating for food justice, championing for equitable housing, registering voters, and consulting for equitable initiatives across NYC.