SARA ANDERSON
Senior Advisor for Advocacy & Innovation at ReSurge International


Sara Anderson is Senior Advisor for Advocacy and Innovation for ReSurge International, a founding member of the G4 Alliance. She has more than 20 years of extensive experience in advocacy, international development and communications. At ReSurge, she founded the organization’s advocacy program, developed its burns advocacy, led its humanitarian efforts after the Nepal earthquakes and helped develop strategy. She continues to lead ReSurge’s work in advocacy, policy, research and strategic alliances, including Stanford University’s Design for Extreme Affordability and the Frontline Health Workers Coalition. Much of her career was based in Washington, DC, where she worked on Capitol Hill and for numerous campaigns and nonprofits lobbying the government for various causes. Sara received her master’s degree from Georgetown University and also was selected as one of the first participant fellows of the Maxwell School’s Transnational NGO Leadership Initiative.