Policy Advocacy Director
Sarah Christopherson is the Policy Advocacy Director for the National Women’s Health Network (NWHN) where she is responsible for leading the NWHN’s legislative and regulatory advocacy efforts. She also directs federal policy initiatives for Raising Women’s Voices (RWV).
Prior to joining the NWHN and RWV, Sarah worked for Congress from 2005 to 2015, including serving as the Washington Director to Congresswoman Niki Tsongas (D-MA) from 2010 to 2015.
Her experience includes work on the Affordable Care Act, Medicaid, Medicare, reproductive health and justice, and the impact of banking and tax policy on income inequality, among other areas. She has bachelor’s degrees in political science and history from Arizona State University and a graduate degree in foreign policy from George Washington University.