MA, University of the Arts, Museum Education
BA, George Washington, Anthropology
Sarah Zakaria serves as the associate director of Alumni Relations. In this role, she is responsible for young alumni and student-alumni relations including providing continuity, leadership cultivation and program consultation for the Student Alumni Association and the Young Alumni Network. Zakaria also oversees scholarship program management including USD Alumni Endowed Scholarship, Senior Class Legacy as well as several alumni and memorial scholarships. Through this work, she promotes philanthropy education and continues to cultivate and steward alumni to be life-long donors of University of San Diego. Prior to joining USD, Zakaria was the assistant director of Alumni Relations at UC San Diego. In addition, she has worked at the San Diego Natural History Museum, Philadelphia Museum of Art and the Smithsonian Institution.