Sarah Bushman

Sarah Bushman

Senior Program Officer
Africa, Europe & Eurasia, Media, Technology

Sarah is a senior program officer in IREX’s Information and Media Practice, leading the Georgian Media Partnership Program (GMPP) and Ukraine Media Partnership Program (UMPP). She is also program manager for IREX’s subcontract under the USAID-funded Albania Justice for All project, and leads DC-based activities under the Media for Transparent and Accountable Governance (M-TAG) Program.

Sarah supports regional coordination for IREX’s offices and programs in Latin America, including strategy and communication. As a member of the Internet Freedom Festival team from 2015-2017, she helped the project evolve from a single event to a year-round collaboration with Internet Freedom communities around the world.

Previously at IREX, Sarah worked on the China By the Numbers Data Journalism Project and the Global Undergraduate Exchange Program in Pakistan. She has a Masters in international development studies from The George Washington University and served in the US Peace Corps in Mauritania, West Africa. She speaks Spanish and French.