Sara earned her law degree from U.C. Hastings College of the Law and her Ph.D. in Sociology from U.C. Berkeley. She formerly taught sociology and journalism and has also taught elder law at JFK University School of Law and UC Berkeley’s School of Social Welfare.
Sara’s years of experience teaching students at the college level have honed her ability to communicate complex concepts in a manner that is easy for audiences and clients to understand.
Before she shifted to the field of law, she was an investigative journalist and well-known author who published four groundbreaking books about right-wing political movements. Her Ph.D. dissertation, entitled “Right-Wing Movements in the United States, 1945-1992″, served as the basis for her second book, Roads to Dominion. The Bancroft Library at U.C. Berkeley maintains the Sara Diamond Collection on the U.S. Right.
Sara speaks Spanish and has lived in the Bay area for more than 30 years. She is an avid knitter and gardener.