Sadie worked as a student Program Assistant for the CCAFS Flagship on Low Emissions Development (LED) from 2016 to 2019 and stayed on as Program Manager and Research Assistant. She is now the Communications Officer and Research Assistant for the LED Flagship.

She holds a Bachelor of Science in Natural Resource Ecology from the University of Vermont. She has a special interest in natural resource management, agroecology, and food loss and waste.