Focus areas: Nonprofits & social enterprises, start-ups, K–12 education, education technology with a focus on urban school systems, education equity

Sarah Holloway has worked in the public and nonprofit sector for 25 years. She is currently a full-time member of the SIPA faculty where she teaches Nonprofit Financial Management and Social Entrepreneurship. In addition to teaching, she runs the school’s Management Specialization—a set of courses and activities that support knowledge and skill building in non-profit, for-profit and social enterprise management and oversees a campus-wide entrepreneurship initiative focused on global Education Technology for the Center for Development Economics & Policy.  Sarah is a serial social entrepreneur and the co-founder of six ventures in K-12 education including and Computer Science for All (CSforAll).  She sits on the Board of Mission:Restore, Benefit Kitchen,, Five One Labs, CSforALL, and Columbia Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Design.  

Sarah received a Bachelor's degree from Bowdoin College and a Masters in Public Administration (MPA) from SIPA.

Research & Publications

June 2014|Columbia University School of International and Public Affairs Case Study Series in Global Public Policy|Ester R. Fuchs, Sarah Holloway, Kimberly Bayer, Alexandra Feathers