Born in Yukon, Oklahoma, Sarah Burris has worked on democratic campaigns in red states and challenger races across the country. She previously worked for a foundation that helped start up state based youth organizations in the west, served as the managing editor for FutureMajority.com, and covered the 2008 presidential election for Rock the Vote's Rock the Trail reports. She was recently Lt. Governor Jari Askins's media director where their campaign was named by the DGA as one of the top two in the country for new media work. She now is the New Media Manager at EMILY's List who works to elected democratic women at all levels of government.