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Sarah Cardwell

Alumni Relations Coordinator

  • Department: Development & Alumni Relations
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  • Phone: 202.994.3746
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  • Office: 2033 K St NW, Suite 230, Washington DC 20006
  • BA Environmental Studies, Gettysburg College


Sarah is the Alumni Relations Coordinator for the GW School of Business. She graduated from Gettysburg College in 2015 with a Bachelor’s of Arts in Environmental Studies with a concentration in policy in management and a minor in French. Sarah has newly relocated to the DC area from just outside Philadelphia.

As the Alumni Relations Coordinator Sarah’s principal responsibilities include the execution of GWSB Alumni Relations programs that are used to enhance and deepen alumni engagement. She executes and coordinates aspects of the GWSB Alumni Relations marketing and communications strategy including; managing all social medial accounts, email communications, and print pieces which include the Advocate and Class Notes. In addition she oversees event management and registration as well as data management in Advance the Volunteer tracking system.

During college Sarah served as the Bruce Reife ’43 Memorial Alumni Relations Intern through the Office of Alumni and Parent Relations. She was the lead student staff member for Reunion Weekend and was charged with supervising all student staff. Following Reunion Weekend, she was responsible for organizing and executing the First-Year Send-Off Programs. She also served as the Orientation Coordinator for the Class of 2018 planning and executing all aspects of the five day New Student Orientation in August.

As a recent graduate of Gettysburg College she has been appointed to the BOLD (Burgians of the Last Decade) Council comprised of twenty-five young alums who provide guidance to the young alumni programs and work to enhance the connection between Gettysburg College and the young alumni of the last decade.