Sarah Fernandes (Lead – Early Childhood Development)

Sarah is an education policy expert and experienced public sector adviser. Before joining CPD, Sarah worked at the NSW Department of Education delivering major education reform spanning intergovernmental policy, Commonwealth-State funding, and early childhood education. She previously worked at the University of New South Wales. Sarah holds Science and Arts degrees from the University of New South Wales, both with distinction. She has a passion for developing policy that ensures equity and accessibility, and serves the needs of diverse communities.