Our Staff

Sarah Spence

Director, Government Affairs


As the OEC’s director of government affairs, Sarah manages relationships with government officials, assists in developing the OEC’s power building and campaign strategies, and helps expand engagement in the environmental movement. She has an extensive background in building relationships with public policy makers to advance smart, bipartisan solutions to Ohio’s most pressing issues. Sarah brings 14 years of experience in legislative and government affairs, having previously worked for the Ohio Secretary of State, Ohio Senate and the Ohio Facilities Construction Commission. She’s also actively involved in with the Young Republican National Federation, serving as national secretary, and the Ohio Young Republicans as chairman emeritus.

Sarah also directs coordinated activities for the OEC Action Fund.