Our Staff

Sarah Spence

Director of Climate Programs


As the OEC’s Director of Climate Programs, Sarah works to advance climate mitigation policies at the local and regional levels to transition Ohio to clean energy and reduce greenhouse gas emissions. She has an extensive background in building relationships with public policy makers to advance smart, bipartisan solutions to Ohio’s most pressing issues.

Sarah serves on the governing boards for the Ohio Conservative Energy Forum, and is involved in ministry with Xenos Christian Fellowship. Sarah is a proud Ohio University alumna, enthralled by ancient Greek and Egyptian cultures, and loves reading, traveling and sports.