Rachel Sarah

Rachel Sarah

Media Relations Lead
  • Communications

Rachel Sarah is RMI’s media relations lead. On a daily basis she responds to press inquiries, nurtures relationships with journalists, and proactively spots emerging news trends to pitch stories that highlight the institute’s mission, thought leadership, research and successes.


Rachel is a journalist whose fourth book – about women farmers “shaking up the field” – is due out in 2025 (Little Bee). She has written for The Washington Post, The Guardian, and more. She was also a 2023 Planet Steward at NOAA.


BA, Journalism, The New School (New York City)

Certificate in video storytelling, UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism

Kiplinger Fellow in climate change reporting at Scripps College