Sarah Wrightsman serves as executive director of the Workforce Housing Coalition of the Greater Seacoast, a non-profit whose mission is to ensure that local and statewide policies are favorable to the development of financially feasible workforce housing in the Seacoast region of New Hampshire and southern Maine. Wrightsman also serves as the housing planner for the Regional Economic Development Center.
Wrightsman is a graduate of the University of New Hampshire and has a master’s degree in Public Policy from the Carsey School of Public Policy. During her graduate studies, Wrightsman served as a fellow for New Hampshire Listens, a civic engagement initiative out of UNH. Wrightsman was named the 2018 Civic Leader of the Year by Stay Work Play NH and NH Public Radio and a 2019 “10 to Watch” winner by Seacoast Media Group and Catapult Seacoast. Sarah is a graduate of the Leadership Seacoast Class of 2019.
Wrightsman is also the co-host of Creative Guts, a podcast focused on the pursuit of creativity. Wrightsman lives in Durham, NH with her husband, Aaron, and her rabbit, Luna.