Sarah E. Carlson

Scholarship Manager

Sarah joined the Foundation’s scholarship program in 2007. In her time here, the program has grown from 70 scholarship funds to more than 140 funds.

Prior to coming to the Hartford Foundation, Sarah worked in a wide array of professional ventures, including managing a small engineering office in Vermont, administering an after-school program in Hartford and tutoring elementary school children in Manchester. Sarah earned her bachelor’s degree in sociology from Keene State College.

What do you enjoy most about Greater Hartford?
I love the proximity of so many activities and events all over Greater Hartford.

What quote best represents your personal philosophy?
“Put things back where you found them... Clean up your own mess... When you go out into the world, watch out for traffic, hold hands, and stick together.” –Robert Fulghum