Sarah Pray

Program Officer
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Areas of Expertise

Human Rights, Africa, Resource Curse, Corruption

Sarah Pray is a Program Officer with the Fiscal Governance Program at the Open Society Foundations, where she leads OSF’s work on natural resource governance and trade. Prior, Sarah was OSF’s Senior Policy Analyst for Africa, focused on advocacy to the Washington D.C. policymaker community on a diverse range of issues, including elections, human rights, rule of law and corruption.

Since 2010, Sarah has been a lecturer at the George Washington University Elliott School of International Affairs teaching a graduate skills course on advocacy.

Prior to joining OSF, Sarah was the coordinator of the Publish What You Pay United States coalition, advocating for transparency and accountability in the oil, gas and mining industries. Sarah has also worked at the Robert F. Kennedy Center for Human Rights as a human rights attorney promoting corporate responsibility and government accountability around the extraction of oil in Chad.

Sarah serves on the Board of Directors of EG Justice, a human rights organization focusing on Equatorial Guinea. She received a B.A. from the University of Michigan and a J.D. from Boston College Law School.



J.D. Boston College Law School

Classes Taught

Advocacy Skills