Sarah Truitt joined NREL in 2010. She spent her first four years in program management, working closely with the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Energy Technologies Office and NREL researchers. Since 2014, she has led innovative programs across many areas of the lab, including piloting new methods of doing business with small and large businesses and international organizations. Sarah joined the Energy Systems Integration Facility (ESIF) Operations Center in 2017 where she helped start up the ESIF user program. She currently conducts a range of research and analysis within the Residential Buildings Research Group.


M.B.A., Environmental Policy and Management, The George Washington University

B.A., Journalism and Mass Communications, University of Colorado Boulder