Sarah Carballo

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Sarah Carballo, Communications Specialist: Sarah is one of OVEC’s Communications Specialists. 

A writer and visual storyteller, Sarah earned her Bachelor of Arts in Mass Communication with a concentration in Environmental Science from UNC Asheville in 2017, where she received numerous awards and scholarships for scholastic achievement. Professionally, her writing and photography has appeared in publications including the Register-Herald, Fayette Tribune, Mountain Xpress, Southern Highlands Craft Guild, and The Laurel of Asheville Magazine, among others.

Since moving to West Virginia in 2017, she has dedicated the majority of her professional life to assisting nonprofits and other philanthropic organizations in central and southern Appalachia. Prior to joining OVEC, Sarah served as an AmeriCorps member with the Preservation Alliance of West Virginia in Fayette County, West Virginia. Following her term of service, she was proud to receive a Segal AmeriCorps Education Award and is now working towards her master’s degree at Marshall University.