Our Staff

Sarah Montell

Political Director

As Political Director at the Ohio Environmental Council, Sarah leads advocacy programs and campaigns to build a powerful, grassroots environmental movement in Ohio. Previously, she led political advocacy at the Ohio Education Association and served as Deputy Political Director on Senator Sherrod Brown’s 2018 re-election campaign. Sarah served in the final years of the Obama White House, working to recruit and confirm Presidential appointees in agencies across the Obama Administration. She is a graduate of The Ohio State University and a newly-avid rock climber.