Sarah Martin joined Concern Worldwide as Director of Communications in October 2015.  Prior to that she was Communications Manager for President Michael D. Higgins for three and half years.  Before joining the President she was a Corporate Communications Officer and latterly a Senior Press Officer in RTÉ for seven years.  She started her career as a Public Affairs executive in Fleishman Hillard Dublin.

 She has a Masters in Communications, Public Relations and Advertising from the University of Ulster and a BA International Degree in French and Spanish.