Sarah Cohen, Board Member

Civic engagement is of paramount importance to Sarah. She began her League journey in 2013 in Washington D.C. A third generation Palm Beach County native, she moved back to the area in 2014 and transferred to JLPB. Sarah most recently served as Co-Chair of Education and Training and as a member of the League’s Diversity and Inclusion Task Force.

Sarah is an attorney with the Foster Children’s Project at the Legal Aid Society of Palm Beach County. She practices juvenile dependency, representing foster children in the area. In 2019, Governor DeSantis appointed Sarah to serve on the Judicial Nominating Commission for the 15th Judicial Circuit. Sarah is a member of the Florida Association of Women Lawyers and the Palm Beach County Bar Association and is a trustee with the Jewish Women’s Foundation. She is also a member of Leadership Palm Beach County, Class of 2020. 

Sarah earned her Juris Doctor in 2010 from Stetson University College of Law; her Master of Arts, cum laude, in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) from Tel Aviv University in 2007; and her Bachelor of Arts in psychology from George Washington University in 2005. 

In her free time, Sarah enjoys making jam and jellies and collecting vintage cookbooks.