Vice President of Policy & Advocacy


Sara Arce

As the Vice President of Policy & Advocacy for the Campaign for College Opportunity, Sara leads the Campaign’s policy and advocacy agenda to ensure college access and success for California students. In this capacity, she has led efforts to create clearer paths and more equitable outcomes for tens of thousands of community college students across the state. She previously served as a Legislative Aide for four years to Assemblymember Das Williams where she was the higher education liaison for the office including during his chairmanship of the Assembly Higher Education Committee. She is an alumnus of the University of California Center Sacramento policy program and the Hispanas Organized for Political Equality (HOPE) Leadership Institute, as well as a graduate of the Leadership Women Pipeline and Rockwood Leadership Institute programs. She holds a B.A. degree from the University of California, Santa Barbara with a double-major in Communications and English and is currently completing a Women in Leadership certificate program.