Sarah has had a career in the public sector since leaving school. Prior to 2001 this was in local authorities and since then she worked in various roles in the NHS mainly within commissioning organisations. She has past experience in strategic planning and estates and has previously managed a £40million LIFT programme for the city. Sarah held the role of deputy director of primary care for NHS Leicester City from 2007 and went on to join the CCG in October 2011. In 2020 she was appointed as Executive Director of Strategy and Planning. Sarah is married with one child.