Sarah brings a wide array of experience to her role as Common Sense's regional director for Los Angeles. Over the past 10 years, Sarah founded and edited two different websites providing culture and media coverage for families in the LA area (The Family Savvy and Kids Off the Couch). She conceived of and runs a successful food and wine fundraiser, Cultivate LA, for United Friends of the Children and works to raise money and awareness for Human Rights Watch and Lupus LA.
Sarah graduated magna cum laude from Brown University with a concentration in modern media studies. Prior to creating her websites, she had an extensive career as a film industry executive, developing scripts and producing television and film projects for producers including Steven Spielberg, Kathleen Kennedy, Joe Roth, and Doug Wick. She is married to William Temko, an attorney, and together they have raised two children.