Sarah Johnston

Program Manager, Central Valley Against Human Trafficking (CVAHT), Fresno Economic Opportunities Commission

Sarah is a community leader and an advocate for victims and survivors of human trafficking. In her current role as CVAHT Program Manager and chair of the Central Valley Freedom Coalition, she leads the anti-trafficking movement in the Central Valley of California. She has a passion for eradicating human trafficking and developing a community-wide trauma-informed response to address the injustices in her community, especially those suffered by women and girls. Sarah has a Bachelor of Arts in political science and international relations and a minor in human rights from the University of California, Davis.

Rise Up Cohort: California 2019