Sarah Silva joined the organization as Development Associate in July 2017. In September 2018, Sarah was promoted to Development Coordinator and in June 2020, to Development Officer. Born and raised in Satellite Beach, Florida, Sarah holds a Bachelor of Arts in History and Theatre (Magna Cum Laude) from Boston College and a Master of Arts in Theatre and Graduate Certificate in Nonprofit Management from Villanova University. At Villanova, Sarah pursed her thesis in dramaturgy and organized community events around the intersection of theater and social justice. Prior to joining NEFA, Sarah interned and worked at FringeArts and the Walnut Street Theater in Philadelphia, providing a wide range of administrative, ticketing, and production support. Sarah currently resides in Brookline, MA.