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Sarah Pugeda

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Sarah Pugeda

Senior Executive Assistant

Sarah Pugeda (she/her/hers) joins The Education Trust–West as an Executive Assistant to the Executive Director. She has many years of experience in administration and operations, supporting executives in government, academic and nonprofit sectors. She most recently worked as a Sr. Administrative Assistant at the S. D. Bechtel, Jr. Foundation, where she assisted day-to-day operations in the President’s office. Previously, Sarah was an administrative assistant at the International Monetary Fund and the Embassies of South Africa and the Philippines.

Sarah also worked as an administrative assistant at the University of the Pacific, where she developed a deeper interest in the U.S. education system.

Sarah earned her B.A. degree in the Philippines.