Sarah Sciandri joined SMUD’s Corporate Communications team as a Public Information Specialist in July of 2016. In October of 2017, she was promoted to Senior Public Information Specialist taking a lead role within her 5-person team. Through strategic thinking, words and visuals, Sarah’s responsible for telling the story of the business units she supports by informing employees about what’s happening in, around and outside of SMUD.
With over 15 years of working in marketing and communications, she has a unique mix of professional experiences on the client-side and agency-side of marketing within a variety of organizations, large and small. She started her career at a technology company in Silicon Valley, spent 7 years at the California Department of Public Health marketing nutrition programs, worked for nonprofit clients at a marketing agency and was most recently marketing manager at a 95-year-old architecture firm before joining SMUD.
Sarah holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from CSU, Sacramento in Communications Studies with an emphasis in Public Relations. She lives in Sacramento with her 2 sons and husband who is a small landscape business owner.