Sara (Jameel) Hadad is the director of operations for Latino Victory Project, an ambitious, non-partisan effort to build political power within the Latino community to ensure the voices of Latinos are reflected at every level of government and in the policies that drive our nation forward. The Latino Victory Project develops leaders for public office while building a permanent base of Latino donors to support them.
Prior to her work at Latino Victory Project, Hadad worked for the Ford Foundation. There she worked as department coordinator for the Democratic Participation and Governance department. In her role she oversaw operations of a diverse program within the Ford Foundation focused on electoral reform, government accountability, transparency and the strengthening of civil society. Before she held that position, she served as the department coordinator for their Investment Division, where she managed planning and projects for the Asset Allocation, Risk and Investment Administration divisions.
In 2002, Hadad received her bachelor of arts in international relations from the Maxwell School.