Sarah Failla


Director of Communications and External Relations


As Director of Communications and External Relations, Sarah loves sharing stories of the remarkable work being undertaken by Davis Center students and scholars both here on campus and on the ground in the Eurasian region. She also supports the Center’s fundraising efforts. Prior to joining the Davis Center more than a decade ago, Sarah served in a variety of editorial roles in New York City and in Moscow. She holds a BA in Russian and Judaic Studies from SUNY Albany and a Certificate in Publishing and Communications from Harvard Extension School. Born and bred in New York’s Hudson Valley, Sarah enjoys gardening and has a knack for hatching ideas as well as chickens.

Foreign Language


, Russian and Judaic Studies
, State University of New York at Albany