Sarah Marini Lessin
Director of Talent Acquisition
Sarah (she/her) is a Director of Talent Acquisition at TalentED Advisors. She brings extensive experience in sourcing, competency-based interviewing and evaluation, and meeting ambitious hiring metrics.
Most recently, Sarah was the Director of National Talent Recruitment at Teach For America where she specialized in hiring for the organization’s national teams. She began her career staffing campaign offices for a political consulting firm. Because education was the main issue that had led her to politics, her next step was building the talent team for education nonprofit Stand for Children as the organization grew from 30 to 180 staff members — before moving into her role at Teach For America and now TalentED Advisors. Sarah’s deep belief in people’s potential drives her work to connect individuals with mission-focused organizations.
She holds a bachelor’s degree in anthropology from Pomona College.