Chief Communications Officer

Sarah Hamilton

Sarah Hamilton serves as the Pulte Family Foundation’s Chief Communications Officer. Recognized as a “Social Impact & Community Engagement Expert” by Forbes Sarah Hamilton, MPA has collaborated with changemakers on social impact and nonprofit initiatives for two decades. Her collaborations include Nobel Peace Laureates initiatives for PeaceJam (a nonprofit led by 14 Nobel Peace Laureates), the Dalai Lama, the Honorable Shirin Ebadi, and Archbishop Desmond Tutu.

Appointed by the U.S. Department of State to the Fulbright Specialist Roster, Sarah was selected to represent the U.S. abroad on social impact projects identified by international institutions and U.S. Embassies. Sarah has served as a Delegate for the United Nations Women’s 65th Commission on the Status of Women. She is a former Advisory Board Member for Nobel Peace Laureate Archbishop Desmond Tutu’s nonprofit TutuDesks.

Sarah is the author of the award-winning documentary Dalai Lama-Scientist ‘s Official Film Guide for Study & Discussion, which premiered in India at the Dalai Lama’s inauguration to an audience of over 10,000 and at the 76th Venice International Film Festival. Sarah’s work became part of the Nobel Peace Laureate-led nonprofit PeaceJam’s award-winning curriculum, distributed to over 1.5 million students. She has drafted numerous social impact Official City and State Proclamations (including Nonprofit Awareness Month) accepted by city mayors and state governors, raising awareness for nonprofit and social impact causes.

Her social impact and nonprofit productions include roles as a TEDx Talks producer and the award-winning true-fiction social impact film ‘Limbo’ from Emmy-nominated Director Lotje Sodderland, which screened at the 74th Festival de Cannes. Sarah is a member of the National Academy for Television Arts and Science, where she serves as a judge for regional social impact and public service announcement (PSA) entries.

Honored for her work in the social impact field, Sarah is the recipient of the “Women in Business Making a Difference Award” from a local chamber of commerce and the United States Presidential honor “Lifetime Call to Service Award” for her service to the nonprofit sector. Sarah graduated summa cum laude with a master’s degree in public administration with an emphasis on public policy and nonprofits.