Sara LaForest has provided consultation and organizational development services to our state network, including the state office and five Affiliate programs. Sara was also invited by the National Office of Communities In Schools to certify and serve as a Master Trainer for the national network. Ms. LaForest has demonstrated her ability in planning and coordination of board, committees and other groups, including agenda development, record keeping, report writing, budget development and oversight and evaluation activities. She has effectively and efficiently conducted event planning and coordination. She is a skilled and responsive trainer/facilitator whom ensures relevancy for her clients/customers. She is highly organized and committed in her service and able to work with diverse groups and people. Additionally, she offers us assistance with outreach, networking and marketing/messaging activities, and has worked to promote our resource development.
As the State Director, I have worked closely with Sara over the last several years. She is an experienced and dedicated professional for whom I hold high esteem. I am pleased to offer my highest recommendation and endorsement.
Tom Morgan, State Director
Communities In Schools of Alaska, Inc.