Quarterly we will be highlighting a member of our Board of Directors so that the members and our supporters can get to know our team!
This month we feature Sara Tackett. Sara is a member who joined the board in February and we are so grateful to have her! Want to get to know Sara better? Read on!
A native of North Perry, Sara attended Perry High School and graduated in 2006. She studied English and theatre at Baldwin Wallace College and received her juris doctorate from the Cleveland Marshall College of Law in 2013. Since being admitted to practice law, Sara has worked in the private sector representing businesses, families, and individuals in a wide variety of civil litigation. She currently works as an assistant public defender for Lake County.
Outside of work, Sara is actively involved in her community. She serves on the board of the Perry Foundation, awarding scholarships and low- and no-interest loans to graduates of Perry High. She previously served as secretary and director of legal affairs for The Unionville Tavern Preservation Society and as a trustee for the Cleveland Marshall Law Alumni Association. In her spare time, she performs and choreographs musicals for the Geauga Lyric Theatre Guild in Chardon and other local theatres. She currently lives in Mentor. She is very excited and tremendously grateful to be joining the Board of Directors and looks forward to helping to change how the world sees mental health.