Adjunct Professor, Urban Studies Department
Sarah Thompson Allan has been working in the community development field for 15 years with a focus on asset-based development and utilizing the arts to foster economic development and community growth.
She holds an MBA in Economic Development from Eastern University.
Sarah currently works in Covington, Kentucky (which is part of the Cincinnati, Ohio Metro area) at the Center for Great Neighborhoods. Â Prior to working there, she was the Director of Economic Development at New Kensington Community Development Corporation in Philadelphia. Â She and her husband recently renovated an old brake shop into their home where they live there with their one year old daughter Junia.