Sara Goff is a graduate of Oswego State University. She attended Sewanee Writers’ Conference and received two fellowships to Summer Literary Seminars in St. Petersburg, Russia and Nairobi, Kenya. During the 16 years she lived in Manhattan, she loved her work as a writing instructor for Holy Apostles Soup Kitchen Writers Workshop, founded by author Ian Frazier, and for The National Arts Club’s creative writing program for students.
Sara founded Lift the Lid in 2010 and Bridging Minds in 2019, a company that promotes civil political discussions by bridging different perspectives and diverse social and economic backgrounds in America.
She wrote the novel I Always Cry at Weddings (WhiteFire Publishing, 2015), and all proceeds from the book go towards Lift the Lid.