Sarah has a degree in Asian Studies and Laws with first class honours from the Australian National University, where she received the University Medal in 2009. Sarah worked in the advocacy team at Oxfam from 2010, coordinating projects to promote corporate accountability and employment rights, particularly in Indonesia and South East Asia. She completed her Masters of Laws at the University of Melbourne, when she was also a CILIS Research Assistant (2013-2015). Sarah is now a solicitor at Allens, where her work includes matters relating to Indonesia. Sarah speaks fluent Indonesian, proficient Malay and Japanese.