State Voices

Sara Vernon

National VAN Administrator

Sara serves as State Voices’ National VAN Administrator. In this role, she helps non-profit partners participating in the Tools for All program utilize the Voter Activation Network.

After graduating from SUNY Buffalo State College in 2011 with a BA in cultural anthropology, Sara enrolled in her first AmeriCorps VISTA term with the Serve New York VISTA Program. As a three-term VISTA alumna, Sara comes to State Voices with a strong capacity-building skill base. While serving in AmeriCorps VISTA, Sara also volunteered with Planned Parenthood of Central and Western New York and took a position as their Grassroots Organizer at the conclusion of her third term of service.

When Sara isn’t at work, she enjoys exploring rust belt cities, watching stand-up comedy, and volunteering.

State Voices Statement on 2020 Census

One year out from Census Day 2020, State Voices is committed to ensuring a fair and accurate 2020 Census.

State Voices Publishes 2018 Post-Election Report

State Voices has launched our 2018 Post-Election Report, which provides a state-by-state analysis of the success of our network in this historic election.

State Voices Welcomes New Director of Finance

We have recently welcomed Vicky Hsu to our staff as Director of Finance.