Sara L. Nichols
As Associate Director of Strategic Initiatives at the UC Davis Muir Institute, Sara is responsible for the coordination and management of large-scale interdisciplinary scientific research initiatives including OneClimate. In her role, Sara fosters external relationships in support of fund diversification, assists in the management of larger development activities, and oversees external and internal advisory boards.

Sara spent the last year in Berlin, Germany, serving as a Transatlantic Fellow for the Robert Bosch Foundation, where she worked as a consultant to the German Federation of Industries and Adelphi Research on topics including climate diplomacy, international energy policy and emissions trading. Prior to her time in Berlin, Sara worked for over four years as an Air Pollution Specialist for the California Air Resources Board, where she specialized in program development and allowance allocation for the California Cap-and-Trade Program.