Sara Rowley

Sara is a proud resident of the Clinton/East Lake area of Oakland, where she enjoys her current gig as a stay-at-home mom. She grew up in Minnesota and Colorado before moving to the Bay Area in 2006. She has a background in art and worked as a graphic designer for many years. She feels her connection to the community is best held by exploring new places, asking people about their stories, and bearing witness to the changes surrounding us all.

Stories by Sara

You, Me, Us and the Election

If you’re like me, you’ve been slicing and dicing the presidential election results among your group of friends and neighbors, trying to figure out just[Read more]

Community Wish List for Lake Merritt land

At the East 12th Street Wish List planning forum last week, affordable housing activists and community members gathered under tents to exchange ideas, listen to[Read more]

There’s so much more to Oakland

Taking a tour of my own city isn’t something I’ve done before, but something everyone should do once in their life. I’m slowly piecing together[Read more]