Practice Area Manager
As Practice Area Manager with The Cloudburst Group, Sarah works alongside communities to support local goals for preventing and ending homelessness. Providing technical assistance and tapping into local strengths, Sarah helps Continuums of Care optimize public and private resources, build coordinated systems, and evaluate and act of performance data.
For over 12 years Ms. Kahn has worked with the government, nonprofit, and private sectors to improve homeless policy and service delivery in the US, Australia, and Singapore. She’s led several government-funded program evaluations and peer-learning initiatives with homeless service providers, and has extensive experience in training and mobilizing local leaders around policy and program solutions. While working in Washington DC with the National Alliance to End Homelessness, Ms. Kahn directed federal policy initiatives to secure additional funding and policy changes aimed at preventing and ending homelessness.
Ms. Kahn began her career co-facilitating a local Continuum of Care while earning her Master’s Degree in Social Work from the University of Kansas. Prior to moving to Kansas, she provided direct services to families at risk of homelessness while earning a Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work from Northern Arizona University.