Sara Husen


Sara is a first-year graduate student currently pursuing an MS in Urban and Regional Planning. She received her BA in Political Science from Iowa State University and minored in Urban Studies.

After graduating from Iowa State University, Sara has also received her Post-Baccalaureate Paralegal Certificate and is currently a member of the National Association of Legal Assistants (NALA). In 2020 she worked with the Wisconsin Elections Commission as an administrative assistant and aided in data entry with supervision by a GIS specialist. She worked on the CARES act absenter mailer/addressing project for the November 3rd general election.

Sara hopes to further develop her skills in GIS, RStudio, contingency/natural disaster planning, and urban restoration. In her downtime, she enjoys historical fashion, music, doll-making, and baking with her husband.